Project Manager

As one of the leading commercial and military boat yards in the UK specialising in the new build, refit & repair of small craft up to 24m we require a Project Manager to join our team.

Holyhead Marine have built up a wide ranging portfolio of vessel designs to meet the needs of their commercial and military client base.  They are a long established company and are situated in Holyhead on Anglesey, North Wales.

The successful Project Manager will be responsible for managing both new build and refit / repair projects and will be involved from developing proposals through to the delivery and hand over of a completed project.

The Project Manager responsibilities and personal qualities are as follows:


  • Liaise with customers, statutory authorities, surveyors, agents, suppliers, sub-contractors, etc,
  • Manage resources to successfully complete projects on time and within budgets whilst maintaining safety and quality standards,
  • Monitor progress and report,
  • Manage tests and trials
  • Develop and maintain systems to control projects.

Personal qualities:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Understanding of small craft design and construction with either a production background or an appropriate degree qualification
  • Fluent in the use of Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project
  • Ability to build strong relationships at all levels of the organisation
  • Positive and organised approach
  • Self-motivated and flexible.

Applicants will be degree qualified in marine engineering / naval architecture or similar.

Applications are invited from both experienced project managers and graduates.

As one of the leaders in the UK commercial boat building market, Holyhead Marine Services Ltd offers prospective employees the opportunity to work on a wide variety of exciting projects. If you feel you have something to offer and want to join us please write to us enclosing your CV to:

Holyhead Marine Services Ltd
Newry Beach Yard
LL65 1YB