Tern Boatworks

Tern is a custom boatbuilding yard that specializes primarily in the new construction, restoration and repair of wooden and composite yachts.


EXPERIENCED BOATBUILDER/SHIPWRIGHT(S) and FOREMAN required for full time position.

Tern Boatworks in Nova Scotia, Canada, is seeking experienced and motivated boatbuilders to join our growing team. This is a full-time position in a busy and growing company, compensation will be determined by applicant experience and ability to work independently. Health and Dental benefits are offered.

Applicants for this position should have some marine joinery experience, as well as competency in one or more of the following areas: Traditional wooden yacht construction, advanced composite construction, wood composite construction, rigging and other onboard systems work, maintenance and restoration.

Tern prides itself on our commitment to detail and the quality service we provide to the yachting community of Nova Scotia’s south shore and those who visit it by water. The successful applicant(s) will need to do the same while maintaining a positive and helpful attitude to the Tern team.

To apply please provide cover letter and resume to leithahaysom@nullternboatworks.com.


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