The Great Lakes Group




Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience as a mechanic in a shipyard environment.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs major and specialized mechanical overhaul and repair work on diesel and marine engines, and related marine equipment and systems using schematic charts and technical manuals;
  • Installs and rebuilds pumps, compressors, clutches and gear boxes;
  • Tests marine engines and equipment to determine need for repairs or adjustments;
  • Repairs and maintains hydraulic equipment and valves;
  • Installs and aligns shafting, pumps, engines, rudders and steering gears;
  • Removes and installs propellers, bearings and shafting.


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Attn: Human Resources
The Great Lakes Towing Company
4500 Division Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102



We offer an excellent benefits package that includes healthcare, dental, vision, short and long-term disability insurance, 401(k) profit sharing plan, vacation time, sick time, and company paid holidays.

Candidates must be able to pass background check and have E-verify authorization.

The Great Lakes Group is an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; M/F/V/D.