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NB Maggie back in the water after hull blacking, anodes and external boat wash and hand polish including the canopies 🧼⛴️ Get in touch if you would like to book in for blacking or an external boat wash/polish via the following details: ☎️ - 07949 043454 💻 - [email protected] 🌎 -


Boat Fitter/Joiner (full time) Due to a recent increase in work load JF Boat Building are seeking another joiner/boat fitter to join our team at kings bromley wharf, Lichfield, WS13 8HS. We are a small team that specialise in fitting out bespoke narrowboat builds to customers specifications and boat yard work on private boats also may be required. The person must be hardworking, reliable, and also work as part of a team but equally be as happy to work alone. Some personal tools are required ie small hand tools and cordless drills, but the work shop is equipped with the main tools for the job at hand. Experience We are ideally seeking someone with experience within the narrowboat building sector would be our preferred option. But if we cannot find an operative with that experience then we will look for a carpenter/bench joiner/cabinet maker. An understanding of how a narrowboat is built and functions of a boat would be a massive advantage. In addition to the above experience you will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes: - Have a keen eye for detail - Hard working - Fit and relatively agile - Be a good team player - Be able to work on own initiative - Prioritise work given - Willingness to work outside when required throughout the year - Some flexibility maybe needed with working hours but standard hours will be 8am - 5pm with 30mins unpaid lunch break - Overtime when available - Own transport is required to get to and from the yard - Confidence to talk with customers when needed to Pay Negotiable 💰 If this listing is for you then please apply either by email, phone or via messenger to Jamie Franklin. Email: [email protected] Phone: 07949043455 JF BOAT BUILDING, KINGS BROMLEY WHARF, BROMLEY HAYES, LICHFIELD, WS13 8HS


If you’re after a top quality she’ll get in touch!⛴️


NB Scarlett Lady looking brand new again after 2 pack blacking, gunnells repainted and straightened up the prop!👌⛴️


Today we have taken delivery of another fantastic looking shell from Tim Tyler Boats Ltd, another 66ft semi trad narrowboat with features such as: - Recess panels - Faux rivets - Josher bow - Mixture of portholes and windows - Larger D bar - Extended entry hatch - 3 sets of side doors - Steel locker seat lids - Scroll work This is also our first boat on the land at our new yard at Bromley Wharf, as you can see plenty of space for more boats out in the yard including wide beams, so get in touch if you would like to discuss your new build boat options!⛴️ ☎️ - 07949 043455 💻 - [email protected] 🌎 -


‼️CRANE AFTERNOON *Wednesday 3rd July*‼️ If anyone is in need of there boat lifting out of the water on to there own transport or a boat unloading off of transport into the water then we have a crane available Wednesday afternoon at hugely discounted prices. Location: Kings Bromley Wharf Lichfield WS13 8HS Get in touch via the following details: ☎️ - 07949 043455 💻 - [email protected] 🌎 -


Quick visit up to Stoke today to see the lads at Tim Tyler Boats Ltd with our excited customer Tony! They are making good progress on our next bespoke shell a 66ft semi-trad with recess panels, josher bow, scroll details and lots of other great features!⛴️ We currently have build slots available for new build narrowboats and we can now also build wide beam boats at our new yard at Bromley Wharf!👌 Get in touch if you would like to arrange a site visit to view our current bespoke narrowboat in build and discuss your new build options via the following details: ☎️ - 07949 043455 💻 - [email protected] 🌎 -


NB West Wind II in for hull blacking, anodes and engine service last week 🛠️⛴️ 🌞SUMMER OFFER🌞 10% off any Bitumen Hull blackings for July and August 2024!🧑🏽‍🎨 20% off tunnell bands booked in at the same time!🧑🏽‍🎨 Get in touch via the following details if you would like to get booked in: ☎️ - 07949 043455 💻 - [email protected] 🌎 -


NB Earl of Greystoke left us late on today after having a long list of jobs completed on it.🧑🏽‍🎨⛴️👌 - Full paint job in 2 pack epifanes hand painted and sign written - New deck boards with new sound insulation - Door and hatch linings on all exterior doors - Engine service - 500 watt flexible solar added - Engineered oak flooring to saloon - Window liners cleaned up and re varnished/sealed - New amtico bathroom flooring - Stern seat sanded, cleaned up and re varnished - installation of victron 3k multi plus - Cerbo gx control panel - Victron Smart mppt solar controller - New fenders, mushrooms and ironmongery Get in touch if you would like a quote for any work to be carried out from full or part paint jobs, part fits or re-fits, general joinery, engine maintenance, solar installs, electrical installations and hull blacking 🛠️ We are now operating from our new yard at Bromley Wharf, but we still operate the dock at our old site so don’t hesitate to get in touch for out of water jobs. ☎️ - 07949 043455 💻 - [email protected] 🌎 -


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