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Are you interested in working in the Norfolk Broads National Park? 

Running a busy boatyard in the Norfolk Broads means we are often on the lookout for staff 

We have the following vacancies available now 

Marine Engineer  - Pleasure Craft 

Boat Hand 

In season we will be looking to recruit for the following jobs (we haven't got a description yet, but please do drop a line to sara@barnesbrinkcraft.com if you are interested in a summer job and we'll keep you posted

Boat Cleaners  (inside-boat) 

Boat Cleaners (outside-boat)

Deck Hand  

 

Currently Available  

MARINE ENGINEER  - PLEASURE CRAFT  

 Job Description

  •  Marine Engineer - Pleasure Craft
  • Working for Norfolk Boat Sales & Barnes Brinkcraft
  • Wroxham, Norfolk, NR12 8UD 
  • Reporting To Chief Engineer 
  • Salary dependant on experience
  • We have a great opportunity for an experienced marine engineer to hone their electronics experience on a wide variety of pleasure craft 

 Skills & Abilities

  •  You are an experienced marine engineer, & have specific experience working with modern marine electrics including inverters, marine generators & battery systems
  • You are keen to expand your knowledge of modern control systems 
  • You’re a friendly person capable of problem-solving on the go, whilst keeping hire boat customers happy, occasionally working at quite a pace.
  • You have a full drivers licence
  • If you are used to working on Sealine, Broom, Viking and Delphia boats that would be a real advantage

 Education & Experience 

  • You have experience learned on the job working on hire boats, or modern inland or estuary craft, meaning you can turn your hand to a wide variety of skills including boat maintenance, plumbing, electrics and on the go problem solving    

  Work Hours 

  •   Standard working week 42.5 hrs. In the summer that will include Saturdays and some on-call duties 

  Workplace  

  •  We won’t lie to you, You’ll get busy on turn round days at the boatyard, but we are a close-knit team and enjoy working together.  You’ll also enjoy getting out and about in the Broads National Park meeting customers on board our boats 

  Benefits

  • You’ll want to take advantage of continuous on the job training opportunities
  • You also get to take a boat out on the Norfolk Broads if we’ve got one free for the weekend  
  • We can offer you short term accommodation (on a Boat) if you are moving into the area

 Start your application 

  • Send your CV or LinkedIn Profile to daniel@barnesbrinkcraft.co.uk 

  About Us   

  • Barnes Marine Units Ltd has 2 companies 
  • Barnes Brinkcraft  - A Hire Boat company with over 130 boats and 15 houses right in the middle of the Broads National Park  
  • Norfolk Boat Sales  - One of the largest boat brokers in the country, specialising in inland and estuary cruisers
  • They are sister companies, owned by Barnes Marine Units Ltd, a Family run company, founded in 1964.  
  • Our oldest engineer has worked with us since the company started (he's part-time now!) and our youngest member came as a trainee 7 years ago  

 

 



DECKHAND AND GENERAL DOGSBODY

Job Description 

  • Deck Hand & General DogsBody 
  • Working for Barnes Brinkcraft
  • Wroxham, Norfolk, NR12 8UD 
  • Reporting to Yard Manager 
  • Salary minimum wage to start
  • We have a great opportunity for someone who's interested in boats and people to learn on the job  

Skills & Abilities 

  • You'll be willing to run around off and on boats, all day, moving, cleaning and prepping them all morning, then showing customers how to use them in the afternoon.
  • It's not a job for the shy or easily exhausted, and you will be expected to turn your hand to lots of varied tasks.  It is, however, a lot of fun, and you would be working with a great team. 
  • And if you find the job suits you and you are looking for a bit more responsibility this is the opportunity to prove yourself and go for a promotion
  • Education & Experience 
  • If you have experience dealing with boats that would be a real advantage, as would experience dealing with the general public whilst dealing with boats    

Work Hours  

  • Standard working week 42.5 hrs. In the summer that will include Saturdays  

Workplace   

  • We won’t lie to you, You’ll get busy on turn round days at the boatyard, but we are a close-knit team and enjoy working together.  You’ll also enjoy getting out and about in the Broads National Park meeting customers on board our boats  

Benefits 

  • Once you've found your way around You’ll want to take advantage of on the job training opportunities 

Start your application  

  • Send your CV to daniel@barnesbrinkcraft.co.uk  

About Us    

  • Barnes Marine Units Ltd has 2 companies 
  • Barnes Brinkcraft  - A great Hire Boat company with over 130 boats and 15 houses right in the middle of the Broads National Park  
  • Norfolk Boat Sales  - One of the largest boat brokers in the country, specialising in inland and estuary cruisers
  • They are sister companies, owned by Barnes Marine Units Ltd, a Family run company, founded in 1964.