Mechanical Engineer/Fitter

  • Location
    Poole, Dorset
  • Salary
    £ 12.5 - £ 14.5 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Mechanical Engineering

Adecco Recruitment are working in partnership with Sunseeker International and are currently recruiting Engineers to join their busy teams based in Poole and Portland.

Sunseeker International is a global icon in the manufacture of luxury motor yachts, building market leading products since 1967.

Based and manufactured in Poole, Sunseeker is one of Dorset's largest private employers and is represented on every continent by a global network of distributors. Never settling for second best, it's this spirit of excellence that has driven Sunseeker to its leading position in the marine industry today.

The Job

We are now recruiting skilled Engineers to join the Sunseeker family. As a Sunseeker Engineer, you will have your work admired across the world as you build some of the world's fi​​​​​​​nest motor yachts. This role may be best suited to Engineers from either the construction, automotive, aerospace, MoD or boat building/marine industry.

Example Responsibilities Include:

As a Sunseeker Engineer, you will work across the various boatlines, completing work packages throughout:

  • All aspects of engine installation

  • Fuel - including testing

  • Hydraulics - including testing

  • Domestic water systems - including fitting and testing of water makers

  • Engine control systems

  • Basic engine electrical control systems

  • Engine cooling systems - raw water systems

  • Alignment of engine shafts and gear boxes

The ideal candidate:

Have the ability to read and understand scaled drawings (1:10s)
Have the ability to work to tight tolerances

Have a coachable and positive attitude, with a desire to pursue perfection


£12.50 -14.50 p/h DOE + performance bonus + overtime (time and a half)

Working hours

Monday to Friday, 7:00am to 15:30pm

What Next

If you are the candidate we are looking for or are interested to discuss this role or other live vacancies, please do not hesitate to email us on 01202 202810 or

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Thomas Jacques