Vacancy - Fit Out Engineer - Princess Yachts

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Current Vacancy

Position: Fit Out Engineer
Location: Plymouth
Salary£11.35 per hour increasing to £12.41 + potential bonuses
Duration: Permanent
Hours of Work: 38 hours per week (4 day shift Mon – Thurs 7.00am – 5.00pm)

Job Description

Main Duties/Tasks

  • Install all mechanical and electrical items in sequence of build
  • Test all electrical circuits, fault finding and problem solving
  • Mechanical installation of generators, steering rams, rudders etc
  • Carry out all critical checks & sign off boat file for compliance
  • Fit air conditioning, as required


  • Recognised apprenticeship e.g. Auto Electrician, Car Mechanic, Installation Electrician with City & Guilds/NVQ3. Ideally at least 1 years post apprenticeship experience. Alternatively 10 years experience plus.

Hand Skills

  • Daily use of a large range of tools/machinery with high levels of precision – ensuring transmission items are in alignment

Handling Information Skill

  • Wide range of information/drawings requiring interpretation – company work instructions and drawings; evaluate manufacturers product specific information and fitting new types of equipment

Responsibility for Safekeeping of Product/Materials

  • Responsible for substantial levels of value of components within the work area

Quality & Quantity of Instruction Received

  • Some decision making required although much information available from work instructions

Physical Effort

  • Regular physical effort required – e.g. lifting and carrying of water tanks and moving materials by hand in awkward locations

Working Conditions

  • Regular exposure to difficult working conditions - bending, stretching and kneeling in confined spaces

Applicants who have been successful at pre-screen will be invited to attend a theory “Trade Test” which if successful would then lead to our interview stage

If you are interested in applying for this position, please click on this link to forward a completed application pack with a covering letter.


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