The Great Lakes Group


Outside Machinist


Must have minimum of 2 years of experience as an outside machinist or ship mechanic in a shipyard environment.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Applies basic machine shop math;
  • Demonstrates layout proficiency for pumps, hydraulics, engines, steering systems and hydraulic systems;
  • Disassembles various types of equipment and machinery common to maritime vessels and/or general industry including but not limited to pumps, valves, winches, gear boxes;
  • Assists in determining repairs as required to bring equipment to rebuilt status; Installation, alignment and startup of pumps, shafting, steering systems, anchor handling equipment and other marine vessel systems.


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    Submit cover letter and resume with salary requirements to:

    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.