Marine Carpenter (WP)

Work For The Number 1 Yacht Builder In North America

  • Job Title: Marine Carpenter (WP)
  • Location: Westport, Washington
  • Department: Marine Carpentry
  • Shift Times: Start: 6:00am / End: 2:45pm

Summary:

The Marine Carpenter installs fiberglass components and hardware in luxury yachts.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Measure and cut fiberglass components per specifications.
  • Grind, fit and install fiberglass components in the boat.
  • Install windows and finished exterior hardware.
  • Use bridge crane, chain hoist and other overhead lifting devices.
  • Use marine adhesion products, caulking materials and solvents.
  • Use a large variety of hand and stationary power tools.
  • Fit and install exterior teak decking.
Requirements:
  • Reading, communication, and basic and construction math skills.
  • Ability to read and use a tape measure and use a variety of power tools.
  • Ability to follow verbal, written and pictorial instructions including shop drawings.
Additional Job Functions:
  • Maintain and participates in keeping personal work area, shop and tools clean and safe.
  • Must maintain an excellent attendance record following all company policies and procedures in the Employee Handbook and safety rules.
  • Will be expected to work overtime and flexible hours as needed to meet production schedules and departmental needs.
  • Work effectively as a part of a team providing high quality customer service.
Other Preferred Skills / Abilities:
  • Prior Marine Carpentry experience.
  • Ability to read blue prints.

Safety Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in an environment with chemical odors.
  • Must be able to work in an environment with dust.
  • Move materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • Repetitive use of hands for simple grasping, pushing, pulling and fine manipulation.
  • Frequent walking, standing, bending, sitting, kneeling, squatting, reaching above shoulder level, ladder and stair climbing and occasional crawling, twisting, and lying.
  • Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment including and not limited to gloves, chemical resistant Tyvek clothing, safety glasses, hard hat and or respirator may need to be worn when and if handling hazardous products or working in hazardous environments.
Working Conditions:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms, to stand, walk and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit, push or pull and lift up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The work environment is a production floor setting and is usually noisy and dusty. It does not always maintain a consistent temperature but is dry. Noise levels are moderate to high with some chemical odors present. When on the production floor, PPE is required where noted.

Total Compensation:

At Westport, L.L.C., your base wage is only a portion of your overall compensation package. When you add in the additional benefits below to our competitive base wage you can increase your total compensation up to 25%.

  • Health insurance benefits options, including medical, prescription, vision, dental, basic group life and short term disability.
  • Flexible spending accounts for health flex and dependent care expenses
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan options
  • Paid time off for all regular FT employees
  • Paid holidays

Available Jobs

Please mail your completed application to the location of the position you are applying to?

Download Westport Job Application:
Westport Yachts Job Application (Acrobat PDF – 195KB)
1) Download and Print Application
2) Fax Application To: +1 888-389-5142

Jobs @ Port Angeles, WA:
Westport Human Resources
3500 East Highway 101
Port Angeles, WA 98362
jobs@westportyachts.com
Phone: +1 360-452-5095

Jobs @ Westport, WA:
Westport Human Resources
P.O. Box 308
1807 Nyhus St
Westport, WA 98595
jobs@westportyachts.com
Phone: +1 360-268-1800

Westport L.L.C. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee will be expected to perform other duties as may be assigned to meet the ongoing needs of Westport, L.L.C.

Westport Yacht Sales – Fort Lauderdale
2957 W State Road 84
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312
U.S.A.

Sales: +1 954-316-6364
Fax: +1 954-316-6365
@westportyachts
/westportyachts

Westport Yachts - Westport, Washington
Westport Shipyard
1807 Nyhus St N
Westport, WA 98595
Map View

Westport Yachts - Port Angeles
Port Angeles Shipyard
637 Marine Dr
Port Angeles, WA 98363
Map View

HeadQuarters / Interior Plant - Port Angeles, WA 98362
HeadQuarters / Interior Plant
3500 E. Highway 101
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Map View

Westport Yachts - Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Fort Lauderdale Yacht Sales
2957 W State Road 84
Fort Lauderdale FL 33312
Map View

Westport Yachts - Seattle, Washington
Seattle Yacht Sales & Design
2288 W. Commodore Way
Seattle, WA 98199
Map View

Westport Yachts – Exceptional Yacht Building & Superyacht Craftsmanship