Mechanical Technician (Maritime)

  South of Malta  |  €17,000 - €22,000 Annually 

Our client, an international shipping company based in Malta is looking to employ a Mechanical Technician to join their growing team. Reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager, your responsibilities will include:     

  • Implementing the scheduled maintenance and preventive maintenance plan for all cargo handling equipment at the port.  
  • Conducting mechanical repair tasks on cargo handling equipment such as reach stackers, heavy duty fork lifts, cranes and tug masters, whilst following company protocols.  
  • Diagnosing and resolving daily technical issues as they arise.  
  • Ensuring strict adherence to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) guidelines and safety protocols.  
  • Proficient in working at elevated heights and interpreting technical drawings.  
  • Undertaking in-house repair work, including but not limited to fixing steel gates, containers, bollards, and ship's railings.  

Working Hours: Monday to Friday: 6:45am - 15:15pm OR 7:45am - 16:15pm  


  • Minimum of 2 years of Port experience or with heavy machinery is a must.
  • Previous experience repairing Mercedes or Volvo Penta assembled engines and cargo port equipment.
  • Strong organisational, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • Demonstrate good written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations, environmental laws, and industry standards.

Education and Experience

  • A Diploma in Mechanical Engineering


  • Yearly increments

Job Reference: GN460

  • Category
    Skilled Work
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Intermediate (1-3 years)
  • Work Location
    On Premises
  • Employer industry
  • Languages

Jobs in skilled work involve the production and maintenance of private and public buildings and structures. Skilled Work Jobs in Malta include construction work, drivers, electrical, gardening, health & safety, mechanic, plastering, plumbing, pest control, installation, technician, attendants and maintenance roles.

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  • Status
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