Boat Mechanic, Wigrams Turn

Castle Marinas have an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Narrowboat Mechanic to join our busy team at Wigrams Turn Marina.

Working as part of a small, dedicated team, you will need to be comfortable working in all aspects of this customer facing business. Whilst formal qualifications are not strictly necessary, general narrowboat maintenance skills are a must, including - engines, black/grey water systems and basic electrical work. Training will be given for the right person as necessary.

You will need to be practical and flexible and would be responsible for helping to maintain our fleet of 16 Holiday Hire boats ,20+ share boats, along with routine servicing on private boats moored in the marina as required

During the Holiday Hire boat season, you would be required to share the Hire Fleet Emergency Call Out Phone (on a Rota with the other engineers) and to carry out off site repairs if necessary. A mooring will also be available as part of the package if required.

With 220 private moorings, Wigrams Turn Marina is a busy Marina set in lovely countryside and is ideally located at the junction of the Oxford, South Oxford & Grand Union canal system at Napton on the Hill, Warwickshire.

If you need any further information please don’t hesitate to contact Gary Morgan the Marina Manager on 01926 817175

To apply for this position please email your cv and a covering letter to:

 gary@wigramsturnmarina.co.uk