Gel Coat Technician

14700 Aerospace Parkway, Orlando, FL 32832
$14-$18 per hour + benefits (health, dental, vision, education assistance, PTO, Paid Holidays, 401(k
Oct 26, 2020
Dec 25, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Career Level
Entry Level

The Gel Coat Repair Technician plays a crucial part in the production of our world class quality boats. They are required to properly mix gel coats and putties to use for making repairs to boats. The Gel Coat Technician applies gelcoat to the boat hull and boat deck molds according to production orders. They spray gelcoat consistently and evenly to desired thickness and according to patterns and check for proper millage. They also sand, buff, and ensure the boat’s finish coat is applied properly and meets our quality standards. This individual works with hand and small power tools (sanders, buffers, application tools) and must have a good eye for detail. This position requires working closely with a team in a manufacturing environment while wearing a PPE, including a respirator.

The hours for this position vary as there are multiple shifts, Monday through Thursday. This is an hourly (Non-Exempt) position, with an entry level rate of pay of $14 - $18 per hour. Overtime may be required at times based on the needs of the business. There is an opportunity to earn a performance increase after 90 days of employment. 

Qualifications and Experience

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Experience using hand and small power tools such as sanders, buffers, and application tools.
  • Must be extremely detail oriented and have the ability to use precision while working with hand tools.
  • Must be organized and able to maintain a clean and orderly work area.
  • Must be very punctual, it is critical to arrive to work as scheduled.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions.  
  • Ability to work closely in a team setting.

Physical Requirements

  • Individuals are required to stand, bend, squat, and climb for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to wear a PPE, including a respirator.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, manufacturing environment that is non-climate controlled.

Additional Information

  • Be a part of an innovative, world class leader in the marine industry working with a company that has brand name recognition and a reputation for quality and success. 
  • Nautique values people, performance and philanthropy and is passionate about making a difference in the world.
  • On-going, on-the-job training.
  • Competitive benefits that include Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance.
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Education Assistance
  • Job Stability
  • Incentive Bonus Plans

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