Marine Retrofit Engineer




Repairs & Engineering


£30,000 to £38,000 Per Annum


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Join our clients team as a Marine Engineer in Plymouth for a Premier Yacht Repair Company!

Position: Marine Engineer
Location: Plymouth
Type: Permanent
Hours: 4 day week

Are you passionate about keeping the worlds most exquisite yachts sailing smoothly? We’re searching for an experienced and dedicated Marine Engineer to join our clients esteemed yacht repair company in the heart of Mallorca. If you have a knack for solving complex technical challenges, a love for the ocean and a keen eye for detail, we want to hear from you!

The Role:
Our clients pride themselves on delivering top-notch repair and maintenance services to luxury yachts. From routine maintenance to intricate mechanical trouble shooting, our team ensures that vessels are in prime condition to navigate the open waters. As a Marine Engineer, you’ll be at the forefront of ensuring the safety and performance of these remarkable vessels.
The Requirements:
NVQ Level 3 Marine Engineering Qualification
Previous experience in leisure yacht either boat building or/and repairs
Perform inspections, diagnostics, repairs and maintenance on various yacht systems and components
Collaborate with the repair team to plan and execute repair projects efficiently and effectively
Conduct thorough assessments of mechanical and electrical systems, identifying issues and proposing solutions
Handle engine repairs, alignments, and overhauls to maintain optimal performance
To undertake all aspects of work to ensure the vessel is in a condition to present to the customer at the time of handover
Maintain accurate records of maintenance
Ensure compliance with safety regulations and industry standards
Work closely with sub-contractors to ensure the addition of all retro-fitted items are carried out with the maximum efficiency and the upmost protection of the vessel at all times;
There will be a requirement to be customer facing at times, and to travel to repair the Yacht at their own mooring, and therefore a full driving licence is essential.
Attend customer’s vessels to carry out any warranty repairs and service work both locally and further afield to the highest standards and ensuring that the vessel is looked after whilst working on board
The Benefits:
Competitive Salary commensurate with experience and expertise
Opportunity to work with a diverse range of luxury yachts
Collaborate with a skilled and passionate team of marine experts
Access to professional development and training resources
Room for advancement within a reputable yacht repair company
How to Apply:
If you’re ready to take your marine engineering skills to the next level and be apart of a dedicated team that keeps yachts sailing at their best, we invite you to apply! Share your CV and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and enthusiasm for marine engineering. Send your application to Siobhan @ WeRecruit Marine Ref ST1178
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Should your skills and experience match what our client is looking for, we will contact you before proceeding with your application, either via phone or e-mail initially. Unfortunately we are unable to contact all applicants due to the volume of applications so if you do not hear from us within 5 working days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you have relevant industry experience we may store your details for future opportunities.


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