Careers

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.

Over the past few years we have received multiple accolades including 'Large Employer of the Year' at the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards and the 'Training and Development Award' from British Marine. For the past three consecutive years we have also been awarded the Gold Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Workplace Health Award.

We are always looking for experienced, high quality staff with an exceptional work ethic to join our dynamic team. If you are interested in a career with Pendennis, please submit your speculative CV and covering letter through the online submission form below.

Experienced skilled tradespeople - open events at Pendennis

We’re currently recruiting across all trades at our Falmouth facility and will be running a series of open recruitment events with options to attend in the late afternoon and early evenings – the next being November 17th and 24th. This is your chance to take a tour of our exceptional facilities, and to talk to the team about launching your career with a global leader in superyacht refitting, restoration and custom build.

We have vacancies for Mechanical & Hydraulic fitters, Plumbers, Outfitters, Joiners, Fabricators, Electrical/Electronics Technicians and Draughtspeople as well as Project Managers, Engineers and Support staff. To register your interest for the Pendennis recruitment events and to receive more details including timings and dates, please email personnel@pendennis.com. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

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Electronics Engineering Team Lead

At Pendennis we know that our people and their skills make us a success in the superyacht new build and refit sector. A strong team is vital and due to an expanding workload, we are currently recruiting for a Marine Electronics Engineering Team Lead.

The successful candidates will have relevant marine or similar industrial electronics installation experience and have completed a recognised electronic apprenticeship or have a demonstrable track record in a similar role. They will have experience of leading a small and specialized team to achieve the efficient delivery of complex projects in challenging timescales, liaising with multiple stakeholders.

Experience in electronics systems installation, fault diagnosis and working from drawings are essential, together with the ability to work on your own and as part of a multi-disciplined team.

If you would like to be considered for this role, please post your CV and covering letter to Personnel, Pendennis Shipyard Ltd., The Docks, Falmouth, TR11 4NR or email personnel@pendennis.com

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Engineer/Plumbing/Outfit/Hydraulic

We are currently recruiting for new members in an expanding team to support work on both refits and construction of new vessels.

Duties:
The successful applicant will have good systems knowledge of pipe installation, plumbing/engineering experience, the ability to work under their own initiative as well as part of a team.

Skills and experience:
Essential
• Installation of equipment, valves & pipework removal, and replacement.
• Ability to read Engineering drawings
• Problem solving skills
• Eye for detail
• Good mechanical aptitude and hands on skills.
• Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills.

Desirable
• Stainless steel & Carbon Steel Pipework fabrication & installation
• Manufacture of bracketry and framework in Stainless Steel, Aluminium and Carbon Steel
• Knowledge of yacht systems or experience in a similar industry would be a benefit.
• Hydraulic system pipework and hose manufacture & installation.
• Heavy lift experience.
• TIG experience
• Gas Cutting
• Marking out
• Mappress pipework installation
• Domestic plumbing/installation

Please send your CV with a covering letter to Personnel, Pendennis Shipyard Ltd., The Docks, Falmouth, TR11 4NR or email: personnel@pendennis.com

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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 personnel@pendennis.com or complete the online form below (for further information about our data collection policies please view our ‘Legals’ page).
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