Marine Engineering Jobs at Barnes Brinkcraft

Marine Engineering Job Opportunities with Barnes Brinkcraft

24 February 2024

Would you like to Work as a Marine Engineer on the Beautiful Norfolk Broads?

Join our friendly team, receive good pay & benefits, plus lots of opportunities to learn and gain additional certification and qualifications.  Come and Join Barnes Brinkcraft!


  • Excellent earning potential salary £30-£45k plus overtime on top too!
  • Continuous on-the-job training and development opportunities inc. Gas Registration
  • Company pension
  • Employee discount
  • Opportunity to take a boat out on the Norfolk Broads – when not on hire
  • Short-term accommodation on a boat, to help with relocation.
  • A van may be provided for the right candidate.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Free Parking
  • On-site parking
  • Friendly, fun team
  • Lots of fabulous wildlife!

Skills & Abilities

You are an experienced marine engineer, preferably practised at working on river and estuary boats.  Specific expertise working with modern marine electrics including inverters, marine generators, & battery systems would be a real bonus, but we are happy to train the right candidate.  You are keen to expand your knowledge of modern control systems.  You’re a friendly person capable of problem-solving on the go, often interacting with hire boat customers, and occasionally working at quite a pace.  You have a full driver’s licence

Education & Experience

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

Work Hours

Full-Time Standard working week 42.5 hrs. In the summer that will include most (but not all) Saturdays. In season you will also be required to work some after-hours on-call duties (Payment for this will be in addition to your basic salary and includes a retainer plus fee for each call out – averaging an additional £300 per week on-call )

Workplace Conditions

We are a close-knit team and enjoy working together, which is a must on busy turn-round days at the boatyard. You’ll also get out and about in the Broads National Park meeting customers onboard our boats.


Your pay will reflect your experience. We expect this to be between £30k and £45k pa.  After-hours on-call duties are paid in addition to the basic salary

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £30,000.00-£45,000.00 per year, plus overtime

Expected hours: No less than 42 per week.

Work Location: In person Wroxham, Norfolk

Next Steps

Please contact our head of engineering Philip Baker  by mobile or email to find out more about the job

Tel:  07795442374

Email:  philip@barnesbrinkcraft.co.uk

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