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Industry leader Dickey Boats seeks an upholstery professional to join our growing team of high performing boatbuilders.


About the role:

The marine interiors team specialises in cabinetry, soft liners and upholstery. It is integral to the delivery of our celebrated, award-winning vessels.

As an upholsterer at DickeyBoats, you will have an immediate opportunity to add value to our boats. Key work areas include:

·        Construction and installation of foam-backed liners, paneling and trims

·        Working with vinyl, leather and an extensive range of fabrics and threads

·        Single and double-needle sewing machines

·        Creating custom foam shapes and textures

·        Develop high-quality seating and squab solutions

Physical fitness and an aptitude for working in a planned and organised manner are prerequisites for the role.  

Candidates will require organisational skills and creative thinking aligned with the company brand and workplace values.


Ideal candidates:

Dickey Boats is looking for a hard-working, honest, respectful individual who brings enthusiasm to the company.  


Specific to the Marine Interiors – Upholstery role, the candidate will require excellent general finishing abilities and a craftsperson’s eye for detail.

You may have experience in different industries such as furniture making, sailmaking, auto trimming, or custom canvas production.

A passion for boats and the marine environment will be beneficial.


Career Development:

The right person will discover significant opportunities for growth and development.  You will be working with people dedicated to quality and craftsmanship, delivering first-class vessels that exceed customer expectations.

If joining this exceptional team sounds like it would provide an ideal challenge, please contact Will Nicholls at Dickey Boats on 021 577 830 for more information.


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