Diesel Mechanic – Transportation (South Point, OH)

Superior Marine Ways, Inc. is accepting applications for Diesel Mechanic - Transportation (South Point, Ohio)


Department Transportation

Employment Type Full-Time

Minimum Experience Experienced

We are seeking a Diesel Mechanic to work on towing vessels in our transportation department.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Servicing and maintaining diesel engines, generators, and gear boxes.
  • Installing and removing engines and gear boxes.


  • Must have experience in servicing and maintaining diesel engines, generators, and gear boxes.
  • Must have experience in installing and removing engines and gear boxes.
  • Must be familiar with basic electrical and plumbing systems.
  • Must have own tools.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Must be available for call-ins.
  • Must be able to take instruction and supervision from all supervisors.
  • Preferred experience with marine industry.

 Working Conditions 

  • Monday-Friday 7:00am to 4:30pm.
  •  Working outdoors, working in various weather climates, ability to withstand working on the water and heights.

 Physical Requirements

  • This is a physically demanding job, one where the incumbent is required to stand for extended periods of time, lift heavy objects on a regular basis, do repetitive tasks, work in confined spaces, ascend and descend ladders while carrying equipment and exposure to weather climates.


Headquartered in Burlington, Superior Marine has a 28,400 square feet building, two dry docks and seven harbor vessels at Ohio River at mile 314.9. With over 40 years of experience in the maritime industry, Superior Marine provides exceptional maritime services. Superior’s core services include; harbor services, barge repair, stevedoring, fabrication shop, and machine repair. Superior also has a new ship construction and repair division for large vessels.

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Learn more about Superior Marine Ways, Inc. here.