Sunshine Houseboat Vacations Ltd is expanding their mechanical service and is looking for a keen, skilled, hardworking mechanic or mechanic in training to join our team. Sunshine Houseboats is located on Gold Bay, Lake Koocanusa in South Eastern, BC. We are the largest marina on the lake with over 80 boats moored and hundreds more visiting us. Come live the dream in paradise with a growing company.

Ideally, we are seeking someone who has a good base of skills but we are willing to train the right person with the ability to learn. Ongoing training will take place year round.

Staff are required to stay onsite unless they live close.


JOB TITLE: Marine Mechanic/Marine Mechanic in Training or equivalent


  • Service and repair marine motors/engines
  • Have knowledge of some or all of the following product lines: Mercury, Mercruiser, Yamaha, Honda. Other brands an asset
  • Troubleshoot mechanical problems on any number of marine products including Jetskis, seadoos, outboard and inboard motors
  • Utilize diagnostic equipment and manuals where applicable
  • Be keen to be trained on new equipment including wake surf boats
  • Maintain and utilize the mechanical inventory
  • Operate any number of marine and construction equipment as needed including hauling of trailers
  • Launch and pull watercraft as needed
  • Work effectively with other staff and supervisors
  • Manage work spaces including ongoing cleaning, organizing
  • Detail boats and rvs

Position to start in early spring of 2018.


Please send resume and cover letter highlighting skills and qualifications suitability to:

MAIL: 1304 14th Street South, Cranbrook, BC, V1C5E8

FAX: 1-877-489-2610