Mechanical Assembly Supervisor

The Mechanical Assembly Supervisor is responsible for direct supervision of a team of mechanical assembly technicians in the planning, training, assembly, testing, troubleshooting and repair of the company’s marine propulsion products and systems.



  • Supervise a team or multiple teams of mechanical assembly technicians and assemble, install, test, troubleshoot, and repair of mechanically and hydraulically-driven propulsion machinery.
  • Supervise and conduct factory acceptance testing of completed assemblies and components prior to shipping.
  • Supervise and troubleshoot/repair of defects and product failures, and implement corrective actions.
  • Document and submit engineering change requests for continuing product and design improvement.
  • Complete required documentation on assembly procedures to include data entry to track history.
  • Supervise and train for gear contacts, prop fit-up, shimming, and pressure testing.
  • Assist with the training of contractors, customers, and vendors on product operation and maintenance as required.
  • Ensure quality control in accordance with the company ISO-9001:2008 Quality Management System (QMS) and train/mentor team personnel in proper adherence of QMS.
  • Maintain and promote a safe work environment in accordance with company HSE standards and procedures.
  • Train mechanical assembly technicians in Thrustmaster work instructions, assembly procedures and assess team personnel skill levels for continuing training.
  • Develop critical lift plans and supervise for safe rigging practices.
  • Review Production Schedule daily and plan work resources and coordinate with other shops to ensure schedule is followed.
  • Interact and support a broad spectrum of personnel internal and external to the company. Work effectively and efficiently in both team-based and independent working environments to reduce costs and add value to the organization.
  • Participate in job coordination meetings and implement decisions made in such meetings.



  • Graduate of any ASEE-rated Associate in Applied Science (AAS) level program in Mechanical, Industrial, or Electronics Technology or an equivalent combination in experience, education, and/or training including U.S. Navy or U.S. Coast Guard “A” or “C” schools in aviation, boatswain’s mate, missiles, engines, gas turbines, hull maintenance, machinery, sonar, fire control, or electronics; and
  • Seven (7) years experience in assembly, installation, or testing of mechanical rotating equipment or electro-hydraulic systems in an offshore marine environment.
  • Three (3) years of proven leadership and knowledge of Thrustmaster products.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.


Thrustmaster of Texas is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package, including medical, dental, vision coverage and a 401(K) retirement plan in an exciting work environment.


This position is a direct hire.


Email resume to, Fax to 713-937-7962

Or Mail to……….

Thrustmaster of Texas, Inc.

Attn:  Human Resources

6900 Thrustmaster Drive

Houston, Texas  77041