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Boat Builder

Welding and Fabrication

Immediate start – full time hours

Your new company
PFG is located at  Prince of Wales Bay precinct; a fifteen-minute drive from the Hobart City centre. We are an award-winning Tasmanian boat building company with a dedicated and highly skilled team. Building next generation sea and workboats using engineered polymers and other composite materials, our boats are exported globally. We service customers in the Defence, Police and Security, Emergency Services, Aquaculture, and various other industry sectors.

About You

Do you enjoy working with your hands, are practical and have a can-do attitude?  We are on the lookout for talented, innovative, motivated individuals to join our state-of-the-art polymer boat, construction team. If you have a passion for boats or simply in creating and producing world class products, apply and let us know. A trade background is desirable but not essential, as we can train the right candidate in-house. Applying for the role is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic team contributing to Tasmania’s next generation of boat building. There is no other opportunity like this in Australia.

Your new role

Working as an integral member of the fabrication team, you will learn the art of plastic fabrication and welding, will read, and interpret technical drawings, accurately measure, cut, set out jobs and ultimately create PFG’s renowned Sentinel and Aquatruck boats. On the job training will be provided. The role includes workshop and some site work. This position is an opportunity for the right person to help grow the business and progress their career aspirations.

What you will need to succeed

• Excellent attention to detail
• Passion for boat construction
• An understanding and or willingness to learn about production in a manufacturing business
• Reliability
• Forklift licence is desirable
• Driver’s licence is a must
• Patience and flexibility

What you will get in return

• Great working conditions in a collaborative team environment
• Chance to work within a progressive company with the opportunity of career development
• Remuneration will be based on skills and experience within this type of role

What you need to do now

For more information, or if you are interested in this role, forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to

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