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At Pendennis we believe that our people and our history make us what we are today - an award winning international group, building and refitting the world’s finest superyachts.

Pendennis is a growing and vibrant company offering excellent benefits and employment conditions. We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff.

Over the past few years we have received multiple accolades including 'Large Employer of the Year' at the Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards and the 'Training and Development Award' from British Marine. For the past three consecutive years we have also been awarded the Gold Cornwall & Isles of Scilly Workplace Health Award.

Image: Pendennis apprentice and mentor


Pendennis is very proud of its award winning apprenticeships which have trained over 250 young men and women in the key industry trades over the past 22 years.

Job Vacancies

We are always looking for experienced, high quality staff with an exceptional work ethic to join our dynamic team.

Recruitment open evenings this autumn

We are currently recruiting for skilled tradespeople and support staff for an immediate start. If you are keen to start a career with us in one of the following departments, please come along to one of our monthly recruitment open evenings at Pendennis Shipyard, The Docks, Falmouth, TR11 4NR between 17.00-19.00 on:

  • Thursday 20th October
  • Wednesday 16th November

We are looking to recruit Pipe Fitters/Plumbers, Engineers, Outfitters, Painters, Fairers, Shot Blasters, Cabinet-makers/Joiners, Electricians and Electronics Engineers, Fabricators/Welders, and staff in Administration, Nursing and Marketing roles.

With flexible working patterns, including the options of a 4- or 5-day week to suit individual circumstances and a great team atmosphere with exciting projects and a strong order book.

These events will be a chance for prospective job applicants to tour our world class facilities and meet our trade managers and team members to talk about launching a career with Pendennis. If you are interested in attending one of these events there is no need to register, please just come along. If you have any questions or need more information, email

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Let's Talk

We are always looking for experienced, high quality staff with an exceptional work ethic to join our dynamic team. If you are interested in a career with Pendennis, we'd be happy to receive your speculative CV and covering letter.