Acadiana Propeller & Fabrication

 1611 General Mouton Ave Lafayette, LA 70508

Hours of Operation

M-F 8:00am-5:00pm

Payment Accepted

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About Us


At Acadiana Propeller & Fabrication, we specialize in boat propeller repairs, new and used prop sales, propeller tuning, stelite application, aluminum welding and custom fabrication. We offer boat set-ups to make sure your boat is performing at it's best!  We also build boat decks, fuel tanks, grab bars, pontoon repairs, center consoles, steps, trailer repairs, dry storage and much, much more. 

With over 20 years of experience in propeller repair and aluminum welding, you know that when you come to Acadiana Propeller & Fabrication you are coming to the best! We pride ourselves on working hard for our customers and not charging an arm and a leg for quality work. We are a family owned business and treat all of our customers as such.

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Boat Propeller Technician/Shop Hand needed:

Full-Time position M-F 8:00am-5:00Pm. Starting pay between $10-$12/hr.

Paid Vacation

Paid Holidays

Acadiana Propeller & Fabrication is a boat propeller and Fabrication shop. We specialize in boat propeller repair, sales and performance. We also specialize in custom Aluminum fabrication and repairs along with boat set-ups for optimum performance. We are a small, local shop with a great reputation for customer service and quality work. We are looking for a new team member to add to that positive reputation.

Boat propeller technician/Shop hand is an entry level position requiring the following skill set:

Manual Labor

Repetitive motion

Swinging a hammer

Welding aluminum, stainless and mild steel

Grinding

Using a polishing wheel

Sweeping/Cleaning

Building maintenance

Grounds Keeping

Basic knowledge of boat operation/Safety

Must be able to read a tape measure/Framing Square/Angle Finder

Must know how to use basic shop tools

Must:

Have a valid driver?s license

Have your own transportation

Take boaters education course upon hire

Wear a life jacket

Be comfortable in boats

Be able to swim

Be able to operate a computer

Have steel toe boots, Welding shirts, Welding Caps

Wear proper PPE

Be able to lift up to 100lbs

Pass a drug test

Operate a tractor

Limit cell phone use during working hours

**Basic skills test will be given**

NO phone calls
email job history to: acadianapropeller@gmail.com

The boat is perfect...check. The motor has enough horses....check. The functionality is just what you want...check. But the boat is having some performance issues.....uh oh. It could be as simple as the changing or re-pitching the prop, adjusting the motor height or adding a jack plate. Bring us your boat and let us set it up for you to make sure you are getting the correct PROPformance from your rig!

No worries! Same principal applies with prop repair as does a hang over: All you both need is a little time. Bring us your prop on a Monday or Tuesday before lunch as she will be good as new before round two (aka Friday).

Are you experiencing performance issues? Boat performance issues that is. Don't worry about it. Just let her spend a little time with us and we'll make sure you fall in love all over again! We specialize in boat set-ups to make sure she is performing at her optimum! Let us do the work, so you can have the fun!

We repair:

Pontoons/Party Barges from front to back, Top to Bottom

Check Pontoons for leaks

Drain Pontoons

We Customize:

Pontoon Extensions

Pontoon Additions

Lifting Strakes

Power Pole

Ski Pole

Flag Pole

Brackets, Etc.

We Set-up:

Proper Propeller

Proper Engine Height

Polling and Casting platforms rolling out! This customer designed his project and wanted to make all pieces removable as well as secure his own front platform. Powder Coating is also available. Contact us to design yours next!

We repair them, we add cool things to them, we set them up Properly, we transform them. Is your pontoon/Party Barge in need of some love? We can help. Bring it by! 1611 General Mouton Avenue, Lafayette, LA 337-706-7789.

We specialize in Boat Set-up's and Performance. If your boat is suffering and needs an attitude adjustment, bring her to us. We can whip her into shape in one week or less!

Are you in need of a custom trolling motor guard and/or anchor mount? We can hook you up! Or should we say anchor you down.....troll you around? Come stop by to see what we can fabricate for you!

Bring us your rig and let us see if we can turn your current boat into your Dream Boat!