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.

In 2016 we were proud to be awarded 'Best Company to Work For' by the British Marine Federation, and we are always looking for experienced, high quality staff with an exceptional work ethic to join our dynamic team.

Marine/Industrial Electricians

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 Marine Electricians.

The successful candidates will have relevant marine electronics or industrial electrical installation experience and have completed a recognised electronic /electrical apprenticeship.

Experience in installation, fault finding, 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. www.pendennis.com

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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12 General Engineering Apprenticeships

 

We are delighted to invite applications for our national award-winning apprenticeship scheme.

A four-year course beginning in 2019 leading to a specialism in engineering, electrical, joinery or fabrication/welding.

To be eligible for these apprenticeships you will need:

– To be aged 16-19 on 1 September 2019
– To have (or be likely to pass) a minimum of 4 GCSEs
of Grade C/4 or above including Maths & English
– A desire to succeed in an exciting and stimulating environment

To receive details of our Apprentice Information Evening

Please telephone: 01326 211344
Or email: apprenticeships@pendennis.com

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Marketing & Communications Executive (Maternity cover)

 

Operating in the international superyacht market, Falmouth based Pendennis Shipyard has an exciting opportunity for an individual to join their busy sales & marketing department.

This varied role within the team would include elements of the following:

– Writing copy for press releases, articles, social media and corporate mailings as well as tracking media coverage received locally, nationally, internationally and on social media.
– Assisting with external communications to local and international journalists.
– Working closely with the HR department to deliver internal communications and events successfully.
– Creating and updating content for the company website and social media platforms.
– Collating and submitting applications for international superyacht and business awards.
– Design of internal and local promotional items including advertisements and presentations.
– Working with our external design agency to develop literature, adverts, presentations and campaigns.
– Logistical and administrative support for international, local and internal events.
– The opportunity to attend a number of these events as a valued member of the team

Essential skills

– A degree and/or 1-2 years’ experience within marketing and communications.
– Strong organisational skills and ability to multi task, manage time effectively and remain flexible to change.
– Excellent verbal and written communication skills, grasp of grammar and punctuation and keen attention to detail.
– Positive “can do” attitude and the ability to work well within a team.

Desirable skills

– Working knowledge of the Adobe design package – including InDesign and Photoshop.
– An interest in luxury and yachting sectors.

Company Description

Pendennis Shipyard was founded in 1988. Over the past 30-years the company has developed into a leader in superyacht custom new build and refit, with facilities and expertise that rival any global superyacht company.

We know how important it is to have a passionate, dynamic team in place, and so have built a 440-strong employee base that are incredibly knowledgeable and dedicated in their work.

In 2016 we were proud to be awarded ‘Best Company to Work For’ by the British Marine Federation. 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.

Other Application details:

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

Closing date Friday 1st March 2019

 

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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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