Job Vacant

Shipwrights / Boatbuilders

Date Listed: 7th Sep, 2021 | Closing Date: 5th Nov, 2022
  • Organisation:Corsair Boats
  • Location:Rosebud, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria
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Corsair Boats is based in Rosebud on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula. Business is booming and we are looking to employ Shipwrights / Boatbuilders, Yard Hand and an Apprentice for an immediate start. We currently have a number of large restorations underway and some exciting new projects in the pipeline. Our services range from custom boat building and restorations to all repairs and maintenance on Wooden and Fibreglass vessels.

The successful candidate will have a passion for boats, a good work ethic, strong attention to detail, time management skills, the ability to work unsupervised, and good customer service.

Knowledge of both Wooden & Fiberglass Boatbuilding techniques is desirable with experience in traditional and/or modern boat building methods.

These are full time roles with the opportunity to progress to Management positions for suitable applicants.

The following skills would also be advantageous,

  • Composite construction techniques (vacuum bagging, resin, infusion, etc.)
  • Carpentry/Cabinetmaking • Painting (brush, roller, spray)
  • Boat detailing
  • Competent boat handling skills
  • Slipping of Yachts and Powerboats
  • Previous Management or Business Operational skills within the Marine Industry

Salary is commensurate with experience.  Current Victorian Drivers Licence and Boat Licence are essential. MR and Forklift licenses are advantageous.

Our business hours are Monday to Friday from 7:30 am to 4:30 pm. Please forward your resume to  For further information, please call our business owner: Mark Abbott – 0405 389 046

Suitable candidates will be contacted. CONFIDENTIALITY IS ASSURED