Our Reference: J5374
Job Terms: Apply Direct
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Job Category: Operations
Experienced Yacht Technician to join Hamble team. Varied role commissioning new yachts as well as carrying out on going general maintenance to our charter fleet and other privately owned yachts. Universal Yachting are South Coast agents for Dufour Yachts. Based out of Mercury Yacht Harbour we operate a fleet of charter yachts as well as an RYA Sailing School. We also provide support and maintenance services to a number of yacht owners in the local area. Due to the general growth and success of the business we are looking to recruit an experienced technician to assist with all operational aspects of the business. Including:- - Commissioning of New Yachts - Ongoing owner support - General Maintenance and Repairs - Maintenance and up keep of the charter fleet - Handover and return of yachts to our charter clients Experience Required : This is a practical hands on role and a good overall level of practical experience in yacht maintenance is required. However we also rely on a good network of specialists in some main fields e.g Engineering, Electrical, Woodwork so candidates do not need to be highly trained in any specific field. The role requires the successful candidate to be experienced and confident in helming, parking and manoeuvring sailing yachts of various sizes. It is preferred but not essential to hold a formal sailing qualification. Importantly and due to the nature of the industry and in particular this role a flexible approach is required as well as having a good calm nature with clients. Hours of Work : Monday to Friday with occasional weekend work (mainly during the summer months) Salary - £30,000 To Apply: Please send your CV and covering letter directly to Universal Yachting via the 'apply' button below.