At Pendennis we believe that our people and our history make us what we are today - an award winning international group building and refitting the world’s finest superyachts.

Pendennis is a growing and vibrant company offering excellent benefits and employment conditions ranging from flexible working, Health & Wellbeing classes, onsite gym, pension, social events and much more. We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff.

We also offer competitive rates of pay with emphasis on reward for productivity.

In 2016 we were proud to be awarded 'Best Company to Work For' by the British Marine Federation and for the past three years have been awarded the Gold Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Workplace Health Award amongst numerous training accolades. We are always looking for experienced, high quality staff with an exceptional work ethic to join our dynamic team.

Surface Finishing Apprentices

We are delighted to invite applications for our national award-winning apprenticeship scheme. This three year course begins in September and leads to a specialism in Surface Finishing.

To be eligible for this apprenticeship you will need:
– To be aged 16-20 on 1 September 2019.
– Ideally successful candidates will have GCSE’s in Maths and English.
– A desire to succeed in an exciting and stimulating environment.

To download an application form please visit the apprenticeship page or email:

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Bench Joiners, Fit-out Carpenters and Shipwrights

At Pendennis we know that it’s our people and their skills that make us a success in the superyacht build and refit sector. A strong team is vital and, due to an expanding order book and new facilities, we are currently recruiting for fit-out Carpenters / Joiners and Shipwrights to work on both the restoration and construction of new vessels.

We are looking for experienced people to join our Joinery team. Ideally candidates will be time served, or have the equivalent NVQ qualifications, or proven on-the-job experience in the relevant area.

To apply please email a CV and cover letter to or apply using the online form below.

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Online Application Form

If you would like to be considered for current vacancies please post your CV and covering letter to: Personnel, Pendennis Shipyard Ltd., The Docks, Falmouth, TR11 4NR, email or complete the online form below (for further information about our data collection policies please view our ‘Legals’ page).
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