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Ref no. BHN540085
Location Poole, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract Temp to Perm
Job status Closed

Job summary

Matchtech Recruitment have partnered with a manufacturer of Super Yachts to help recruit experienced Marine Engineers based in Poole

Key skills required for this role



Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment

Job description

Crafting Excellence Since 1967

Our client has established itself as a global icon in the luxury motor yacht industry, renowned for producing market-leading products since 1967. Situated in Poole and Portland on the scenic south coast of England, our client stands as one of Dorset's largest private employers. With a presence on every continent through a robust global distribution network, our client's unwavering commitment to excellence has propelled it to the forefront of the marine industry.

The Role

Engineering at our clients base demands a comprehensive understanding of engine installation, fuel systems, hydraulics (including testing), and domestic water systems. You will work with engine control systems, basic electrical components, and cooling systems, in addition to aligning engine shafts and gearboxes. While power tools will be provided, candidates must have access to their own hand tools such as screwdriver sets, tape measures, and levels.

Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate possesses the ability to interpret and comprehend scaled drawings (1:10s) effortlessly. They thrive under pressure, consistently delivering high-quality work within tight tolerances and on high-value products. A relentless pursuit of perfection, coupled with a receptive and engaged attitude, characterizes the ideal candidate. Previous experience in an engineering role within a manufacturing environment is preferred.

Working Patterns

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

Night Shift: Monday-Thursday, 18:00-04:30 Weekend overtime opportunities are abundant.

Pay Rates

£14.00p/h PAYE (Semi-Skilled)

£15.05-£16.05p/h PAYE (Skilled)

£20.06p/h - 21.40p/h PAYE - Nights Overtime is readily available and compensated at an increased rate. Hours exceeding the basic 40-hour working week will be remunerated at time and a half for Monday to Saturday and double pay for Sundays and bank holidays.

Employee Benefits

In addition to the privilege of working closely with exceptional products, our client offers a comprehensive employee benefits package. This includes entitlement to a 30-day holiday (inclusive of bank holidays). Our client observes two shipyard shutdowns, one in August and the other over Christmas.

Join our client, where craftsmanship meets innovation, and be part of a legacy in crafting the world's finest luxury yachts.

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 35 years’ experience

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