Marine Recruitment Specialists

About Us

VHR’s Marine Recruitment division provides a range of recruitment and logistic services across the race boat, performance yacht and superyacht industries. We work with luxury superyacht and performance yacht manufacturers, mainstream motor and sail craft providers and other Marine-related organisations to source and deliver engineering and technical staff across the world.

Led by former Marine engineers together with recruitment industry professionals, VHR’s global superyacht shipyard network combined with our 30 years of international experience firmly positions us a leader in bespoke Marine recruitment and service management.


We recruit the following Marine roles:

Performance Yachts

Composite Technicians
Boat Builders
Design Engineers
Painters & Fairers
Marine Electricians
Hydraulic Technicians
Mast Design & Mast Building
Precision Engineering


Naval Architects
Cabinet Makers
Electrical Engineers
Mechanical Engineers

VIP & Superyacht

Platers & Welders
Crane Operators
Mechanical Fitters
Interior Designers
AV Designers
AV Installation Technicians

Marine Expertise

Our partnership with the Spanish Marine Trade Association ANEN (Asociación Nacional de Empresas Náuticas) and a dedicated Marine recruitment office stationed in Valencia further strengthens VHR’s broad networks and successful track record across Europe and internationally.

With such a high level of industry experience and knowledge, VHR has access to one of the most specialised databases for the marine recruitment and superyacht industry. Specific sector knowledge allows your project or business to access the best talent in the world. VHR are dedicated to providing skilled and experienced engineers and technicians to our clients.

Our Services


What Our Clients Say:

European Boat Design & Build

Managing Director

“VHR sourced qualified and referenced multi-skilled laminators and a team leader – all have had their contracts extended because of their high standard of work, and we are planning to keep many as permanent staff after the project. We are very pleased with VHR’s service and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them.”

Marine Design & Engineering


“VHR are crucial to the success and smooth running of our business operations. During our recent period of growth, we would not have been able to maintain our well-known and relied-upon response times if it weren’t for VHR’s services. We look forward to working with VHR long into our future.”

Marine Recruitment Services Booklet

Want to know more about our award-winning recruitment services?

Download our Marine recruitment brochure.