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Princess Yachts are currently recruiting for semi-skilled Carpenters to work across their sites in Plymouth TODAY.

With immediate start dates this fantastic opportunity offers employees to be part of one of the world's most luxurious yacht brands.

Our ideal candidates will have experience in performing high standard semi-skilled Carpentry with exceptional attention to detail and knowledge with extensive use of hand skills.

Semi-Skilled Carpenter

Basic Pay on 4 day week £12.86
Overtime £17.74 - £22.78

Basic Pay on shift £15.85 (see below).

We run various shift patterns ranging from

Early shift (6.00 - 15.30) Monday – Thursday

Back shift (15.00 -00.30 am) Monday – Thursday

Day shift (7.00 -17.00) Monday – Thursday

Night shift (19.00 - 4.30) Monday – Thursday

Weekend shift (6.00 – 18.00) Friday - Sunday

Shift Premium is an additional £2.99 per hour for Back shift/ Night shift and Weekend shift

Shift Premium is an additional 0.94p per hour for Early shift



Pre-Entry Qualifications:

  • Good general DIY skills
  • Basic Carpentry knowledge – essential
  • Level 1 or 2 NVQ in Carpentry – desired not essential
  • Previous similar role with elements of basic Carpentry for a minimum of 1 year



  • Holiday – above statutory guidelines
  • Pension – employer contributions
  • Perkbox employee discounts nationally / locally and feedback survey’s
  • Life Assurance
  • Car Park
  • Boat Trips
  • Boat Shows
  • Christmas Lunch
  • Training / Development and progression
  • Long Service Awards / Monetary / Badges / Letters / Gifts
  • Simply Health Cash Plan Corporate rates available
  • Workwear / PPE
  • Family Days
  • Employee Assistance Programme (Mental Health/ Finance)
  • Occupational Health on site
  • Bereavement Leave – above statutory guidelines
  • Retirement support
  • Enhanced Maternity Pay


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