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Deck Fitter

Ref no. BHN540083
Location Poole, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract Temp to Perm
Job status Closed

Job summary

Crafting Excellence, Hand-in-Hand with Tradition

Key skills required for this role

Deck Fitter - mechanical assembly


Previous experience in Mechanical Fitting, Mechanics or Joinery

Job description

Our client prides themselves on the artisanal touch passed down through generations. In an age dominated by automation, they remain steadfast in the commitment to handcrafting and hand-finishing each vessel. With a workforce of approximately 2000 dedicated team members, the shipyards in Poole and Portland buzz with the energy of skilled artisans, reflecting the vibrant spirit of Dorset.

A legacy of luxury since its inception in 1967, our client has epitomized in luxury yacht manufacturing, with a global presence spanning every continent. Situated on the picturesque south coast of England, its facilities are not just workplaces but hubs of innovation and excellence. Joining their craftsmanship legacy they are currently seeking talented individuals to join us as Deck Fitters (Mechanical Fitters), contributing to its diverse product range.

Deck Fitters are tasked with assembling intricate components such as flybridges, spa tubs, and wetbars, showcasing expertise in mechanical fitting and a keen eye for detail.

Key Skills Required

  • Previous experience in mechanical fitting is highly desirable.
  • Proficiency in using hand drills and saws, with the ability to drill and tap accurately.
  • Strong understanding of dimensions and precision in measurement and leveling.
  • Proficient in basic carpentry techniques, including scribing sheet materials.
  • Familiarity with a variety of adhesives and sealants.

As commitment to your growth they offer flexible working patterns, including day and night shifts, with opportunities for overtime. The competitive pay rates reflect your skills and dedication.

Work Schedule:

Day Shift: Monday-Friday, 07:00-15:30

Night Shift: Monday-Thursday, 18:00-04:00 Weekend overtime opportunities available

Pay Rates effective from the 4th March 2024:

£14.00p/h PAYE (Semi-Skilled)

£15.05-£16.05p/h PAYE (Skilled)

£20.06p/h - £21.40p/h PAYE - Nights

Overtime paid at increased rates

Embrace Tradition, Embrace Excellence and join our client, where tradition meets innovation, and craftsmanship knows no bounds. Become a part of our legacy in crafting the world's finest luxury yachts."

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