Marine Carpenter

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  • Undisclosed
  • Permanent
  • Holly Noonan
  • 02392 322303
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Marine Carpenter- Permanent- Maine- £ Competitive

Navis Consulting have an opportunity for an individual with extensive carpentry experience. This role is aimed at an individual that enjoys working alongside a well oiled team but also has the ability to work alone under pressure. You will be working to a very high standard completing complex joinery. All round knowledge of boat building skill sets is an advantage.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Transfer drawings to marine plywood and other materials and marking layouts
  • Strong skill sets in using table and chop saws and other power tools to make accurate cuts
  • Able to read and understand drawings/blueprints
  • Fault finding for leaks and any imperfection and recommend appropriate repair
  • Layout, cut and assemble parts
  • Able to install custom parts such as hatches, marine hardware, metal trim, windows, doors, seats, etc.
  • Apply sealant to windshield, windows, etc. and understand the materials needed to secure in place
  • Good knowledge of woodworking joints used in marine industry
  • Skill sets in epoxies and vinylester resins and other adhesives to bond parts and complete fiberglass repairs
  • Must meet schedules and budgeting requirements
  • Understanding of yachting terminology
  • Confident in mathematics
  • Follow all health and safety and quality standards and regulations keeping all areas clean and safe to work
  • Complete other duties if necessary

Experience required:

  • Degree (GED) required with course work in wood and metals
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Operation of tape measure, square, hand saw, hand plane, table saw, and chop saw, planer, joiner, and saw, shaper, surface sander, router, vacuum pumps, and inverted router
  • At least 3 years carpentry experience, plus 2-5 years boat building
  • Experience and knowledge of types of wood, finish cabinetry attributes and adhesives

The company offer a competitive salary depending on experience and some great benefits and a sign on bonus and plenty of overtime available. You will have a chance to work with a group of passionate individuals all with the same drive to deliver high standards.
The candidate must have the right to work in the US.
Please send your resume to or call on +442392 322303.

Navis is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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