Corner Johns van Niekerk and, Christopher Starke St, Atlantis, Cape Town, 7539




We are looking for an experienced/qualified Carpenters. 

Description: We are looking for a skilled and experienced carpenter to join our yacht building team. As a carpenter, you will be responsible for crafting, installing and repairing wooden structures and components for luxury yachts. You will work with various types of wood, wood substitutes, fiberglass and other materials to create high-quality and durable products that meet our clients’ specifications and expectations.



  • Reading and understanding blueprints, drawings and sketches to determine the
    requirements and specifications for each project
  • Taking measurements and calculating the size and amount of material needed for
    each project
  • Cutting, shaping and smoothing wood and other materials according to measurements
    using hand tools, power tools and machines
  • Building, installing and repairing wooden structures and components such as frames,
    hulls, decks, cabins, furniture, fittings, railings, etc. for yachts
  • Applying finishes such as paint, stain, varnish, etc. to wood surfaces to enhance
    their appearance and durability
  • Inspecting and testing completed products for quality, functionality and compliance
    with standards
  • Performing maintenance and repairs on existing wooden structures and components as
  • Collaborating with other carpenters, engineers, designers and clients to ensure the
    successful completion of each project
  • Maintaining a clean and organized work environment and ensuring the proper care and
    storage of tools and materials


  • Proven experience as a carpenter in the yacht building industry or a related
  • Knowledge of different types of wood, wood properties and carpentry materials
  • Proficiency in using various carpentry tools and equipment such as saws, drills,
    hammers, chisels, planes, routers, sanders, clamps, etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents and drawings
  • Ability to perform mathematical operations such as addition, subtraction,
    multiplication, division, fractions, decimals, etc.
  • Ability to work with precision and accuracy
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team
  • Ability to follow safety guidelines at all times
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good physical condition and stamina


  • Must have Grade 10 or Equivalent Qualification
  • Must have at least 5 years related experience

Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 7 days of your application.

Job Category: Artisans
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Atlantis West Coast

Apply for this position

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx