For immediate hire:


Crocker’s Boat Yard is a family owned boat yard established in 1946 in Manchester Ma. In 2007 we opened another inland yard in Essex. We are dealers for Yanmar, Honda, Westerbeke, Crusader, Simrad, and Sea Born center consoles. We service a wide range of boats inboards, outboards, power, sail, wood, and fiberglass. CBY has a staff of about 20 full time employees, 35-ton travel lift, 35-ton crane, 4 over the road hydraulic trailers, inside storage and workshops, slips, service approx. 300 boats season. We do everything from basic maintenance to complete refits/restorations. We are working to add and improve our facilities, add to our dealerships, and grow our business. We are a busy year-round service yard.

These are full-time year-round positions. We offer competitive pay, PTO, paid holidays, retirement, continuing education, employee discounts, seasonal overtime, bonuses.

Crocker’s Boat Yard Inc. is seeking qualified mechanics/technicians to join our team. We have openings for both outboard and inboard gas/diesel positions. Candidates should have some experience, willingness to continue and learn, basic knowledge of all marine systems, ability to work independently and on a team, familiar with ABYC standards (certifications are a plus), basic tools.
Any certifications or license are not necessary but would be a plus. Crane/hoisting license, CDL-A driver’s license, hydraulics, scuba, manufactures certifications, captains license, etc. are helpful.

Must Have

  • Positive attitude
  • Genuine interest in the job
  • Drivers license- good driving record
  • Reliable
  • Ability to pass a background and drug test
  • Sign on bonus and relocation assistance available
  • Pay $25-35 per hour

We are hiring more positions!

Please download this employment application and fill it out, then email it to

Crocker’s offers PTO, paid holidays, retirement, health, and a passionate & knowledgable team to work with

Current positions available

  • Entry-level yard position
  • Painter/varnisher position
  • Marine technician with inboard and marine systems experience and intuitive diagnostic skills

Come visit our boat yard.

Contact Details

  • 15 Ashland Avenue, Manchester, MA 01944
  • 978-526-1971Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:30pm