Psssst… wanna apprenticeship job in boatbuilding?


Restoration projects by Abingdon & Skabardis

Kyle Abingdon of Abingdon & Skabardis Marine Carpentry  has been in touch to say that he is looking for a part-time apprentice to work at his company’s workshops at Dargate near Favershhsam.

No knowledge or experience is required, but a driving licence and transport would be useful.

Kyle adds that the yard has lots of work at the moment including building four Oxford punts and restoring an ex-RNLI Oakley class lifeboat. CVs should be sent to Kyle at

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