Experienced Marine Designer

November 22, 2017|In Design

Looking for your next step as a marine designer in a role that offers challenge and variety?

Dickey Boats presents an opportunity for an experienced marine designer to:

  • Work across a range of boat projects
  • Work on practical and effective design solutions for complex issues
  • Further a career with a growing business committed to outstanding quality and customer experience

Reporting to the Design Manager in this challenging and varied role, you will be closely involved in each project. Expect responsibilities throughout the process, from concept and design to detailed production drawings, and technical support for the operations team during the build.

Dickey Boats specialises in customised builds — design changes happen regularly! 

Every day you will be working across a range of projects at varying stages, drawing on and developing your skills and knowledge in metal fabrication, mechanical design, marine systems, interior design, schematic diagrams, graphic design and presentation. 

 You will need to be practical, innovative and keen to challenge your abilities.

 The following attributes are also highly desirable:

  • Advanced skills in 3D CAD design software
  • Advanced knowledge of materials, fabrication and CNC machinery
  • Demonstrated ability to produce innovative designs to a high-quality standard
  • A minimum of 3+ years proven experience in a design role, ideally within the marine industry
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in design is highly desirable, though not essential
  • Demonstrated competence and thoughtful liaison with workshop teams to assist with production issues
  • A commitment to quality, teamwork and health and safety

You will also need a genuine commitment to continual improvement of the product, systems, processes, and will enjoy a working environment that offers a constant challenge of your skills, knowledge, and abilities.

This role is an excellent opportunity in a growing business committed to outstanding quality and customer experience.  You will have real opportunities for variety and career growth.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Bridget Matheson at Dickey Boats on +64 27 836 5006 or email


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