Marine Engineer

Full-time, Part-time or subcontractor

We’re looking for motivated and competent engineers to join our rapidly growing business. Due to high demand we have full-time, part-time and subcontractor  positions available.


Located in Stornoway, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to travel throughout the Western Isles and occasionally further afield, or they can remain within the vicinity of the town. The successful engineer will enjoy a relaxed working environment where the emphasis is on producing quality work and providing a positive customer experience. 


Core duties include;

  • Fitting, servicing, fault finding and maintenance/repair of;
    • Inboard and outboard propulsion or auxiliary engines.
    • AC/DC 12/24/240V electrical equipment and instruments.
    • Onboard heating.
    • Hydraulic systems.
  • Appropriately logging and reporting of work carried out.

Additional duties dependant on competency and experience;

  • Welding/fabrication.
  • Full or partial overhaul of engines or gearboxes.


The company will support in continued training and development of these skills.


The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and attributes;

  • Appropriate industry recognised qualifications e.g. MCA issued certificate of competency or NVQ level 3 or higher.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Competent and experienced in all aspects of diesel engine repair and maintenance.
  • Knowledge and experience in the repair and maintenance of petrol outboard engines.
  • Professional and task focused.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety standards, work order management systems and following standard operating procedures is an advantage.


If you do not meet the above criteria but have a reasonable comprehension of the skills required the company is willing to support training and upskilling for the right candidate.


Salary commensurate with skills and experience. Overall package will include incentive based bonuses and a loyalty focused profit share scheme.


For more information or to apply please contact Craig on 01851619450 or email an up-to-date CV to


Any and all personal information shared with the company will be treated as confidential. Data will be stored for up to 6 months and permanently deleted. We will not share any personal information with anybody outside our organisation without your explicit consent.


M&M Engineering is a trading name of Macleod & Macleod Engineering Ltd. Registered in Scotland under company number SC774173.

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