Deck Fitters

STR Group
£21174.00 to £25230.00 Per year
11 Sep 2017
11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Deck Fitter - Dorset - Permanent -£25,230pa to £33,430pa + Overtime & Benefits

Navis Consulting currently have requirements for experienced Deck Fitters to join a leading south coast based business in the Marine Industry.
The core function of the Deck Fitter will be to fit components to the exterior of motor yachts, deck fitting tasks include;
Cutting and trimming of GRP, drilling and tapping to secure components, drilling into a variety of materials - Such as ply wood, GRP and stainless steel.
Selecting, mixing and applying various types of bonding agents and sealants, including cosmetic mastics/silicones and underwater sealants.
Installing exterior hinges and marine components plus, the occasional use of gel coat and applying and finishing fairing compounds. Experience with Engraving tools would also be an advantage.
In order to be considered for the Deck Fitter opportunity candidates will be able to work in restricted spaces, outdoors and, on the water if required. Candidates should have their own tools and be able to attend and pass a one hour deck fitting trade test and interview. Candidates should be able to read scaled drawings and have an engineering skill set encompassing the ability to drill and tap components. Ability to work in a fast paced construction environment and work with GRP would also be advantageous.
The Deck Fitter opportunity offers a competitive rate of pay with the opportunity to work overtime (when available), pension scheme, 22 days holiday, Sick Pay, Life Cover, Training & Career progression, onsite Canteen and a Sports & Social Club. Additional benefits are also offered after 4 years' service.
The Deck Fitter opportunity is commutable from; Bournemouth, Dorchester, Ringwood, Blandford Forum, Weymouth, Southampton, Wareham, Christchurch and other locations in the Dorset, Hampshire and Devon area.
Possible similar job titles may include; Boat Builder, Shipwright, Mechanical Fitter, Marine Engineer, Aircraft Fitter, Marine Fitter.
For more information, or to apply please call Ben Chamberlain on 02392 314781 or email
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