Finish Technician


Arey’s Pond Boat Yard is a full service waterfront and boat building facility located in South Orleans, on lower Cape Cod, MA. We specialize in sailboats and offer a variety of services including fiberglass repair, high end finish work, rigging, hauling, launching, and other services. We are also a renowned builder of catboats and other custom wood and fiberglass vessels.

Job Description

We seek a service technician with teamwork skills and a strong work ethic. The primary responsibilities of this position include providing a range of high end finish services for customers, including varnish, one and two part paint application, bottom paint, and fiberglass repair.

This is currently a full time (40+ hours a week), position for the right candidate.

Job Responsibilities

  • Varnish
  • Application of one and two part paints
  • Gel coat repair
  • Fiberglass repair
  • Bottom painting
  • Compound & waxing
  • Willingness to manage and train.
  • Resolving mistakes or safety concerns by discussing them with other employees and/or the supervisor.
  • Work with administration department to create accurate estimates for projects.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of job experience or related training in the marine service industry. 2 years in a professional finish shop is preferred.
  • Experience working with wooden boats.
  • A valid driver’s license (demonstrable towing experience is a plus)
  • Warehouse forklift experience preferred. Training will be offered to candidates if needed.
  • Knowledge of sailing and sailboats is a plus.


  • This is an hourly position with competitive wages.

Job Type: Full-time