Career Opportunities at Fox's Marina & Boatyard

For any of the positions currently available, please apply in writing, enclosing your CV detailing any relevant experience and qualifications to or for more information please speak to Lucy Taylor on 01473 689111.

Thank you for your interest in joining the team at Fox’s Marina & Boatyard. We look forward to hearing from you.


An immediate opportunity has arisen for an energetic, race orientated sailor to become an integral part of the owner’s sailing programme.

Activities will include:

  • Hands on maintenance of several yachts supported by yard
  • Commissioning and race preparation
  • Sailing trials and delivery passages
  • Joining race crew

This full-time position will appeal to an experienced capable person with good organisational ability. The more sea miles the better with a Yachtmaster Offshore qualification as a minimum.

For this position only
Please apply to Oyster Properties, Fox’s Marina, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 8NJ

Workshops - Apprentice & Experienced Levels

Fox’s Workshops is currently seeking additional staff to assist with yacht refit and repair work.

We are actively seeking both experienced and apprentice level positions.

Experience of marine composite repair work, laminating, gelcoat finishing and paint spraying would be attractive.

Apprentice applicants should have an interest in boats and some practical ability, however of more importance is a willingness to get stuck in and learn new skills.

Rigging Apprentice

Due to a steady increase in our workload, Fox’s Rigging is looking to recruit a trainee rigger to join our established rigging team working at Fox’s Marina and Boatyard, Ipswich.

Do you have a passion for sailing and boats? Do you enjoy practical problem solving, working as part of a team and learning new skills? We are looking for someone who has high attention to detail and an appreciation of technical and mechanical systems, as well as good communication skills. Full training will be given.


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