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General Work at Boat Yard – Laborer, Painter, Cleaner, Detailer…

Marion, MA 02738
Salary: $17.50 to $23.50 /hour

We are currently seeking to add an experienced, skilled laborer to our team.

Burr Brothers Boats, Inc. is a full-service boat yard located on Sippican Harbor in Marion, MA. We employ 40 skilled technicians to service boats up to 65 feet.


  • Physical ability to climb ladders, work on the ground and occasionally lift items in excess of 15 lbs.
  • Strong attention to detail when painting, cleaning, detailing, etc.
  • Ability to work independently or part of a team
  • Willingness to follow specific instruction and procedures
  • Boat handling ability is not required, but is a plus
  • Must have a valid license, reliable transportation and live within a reasonable distance
  • Licenses to operate crane, forklift, CDL, etc. are a plus
  • Starting pay will be based on experience. Pay increases are based on demonstrated skill

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Clean cabins, interiors, decks, etc.
  • Buff and wax, detail, polish vessel exteriors
  • Bottom paint boats
  • Ability to varnish or work in a spray booth is a plus
  • General help around the boat yard
  • Additional tasks as instructed by the foreman
  • You must be dependable and work your full scheduled hours.

Benefits including but not limited to:

  • Competitive pay based on experience and demonstrated skill
  • Overtime available 9 months of the year
  • 401k and profit sharing program (profit sharing was approx. 5% of annual salary in 2020)
  • Company wide bonus program (bonus was 5%+ of annual salary in 2020)
  • Employer contributions for health and dental insurances (70-75% employer paid depending on the plan in 2020). We also offer a flexible spending account
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Employer paid training and certification programs

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