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Are you?

Working for Talsma.

Would you like to be part of building the world’s most luxurious yachts, or restoring the traditional ships that are moored as houseboats in Amsterdam nowadays? It’s possible! We’re always on the lookout for motivated and talented shipbuilders.

Take the first step towards
your new future!

Don’t hesitate to contact us.

What can you expect?

  • A varied full-time position (after a short trial period) with the opportunity to develop yourself, combined with a competitive salary.
  • A contract for a year that can be extended to a permanent contract.
  • A variety of company outings every year and social drinks.
  • Hands-on working mentality. As we say in Friesland: “De beuk der yn!”
  • A large team with young and experienced colleagues.

Craftsmanship in shipbuilding.

hours per week

Our vacancies

Steelworker shipbuilding

Do you like working with your hands and making beautiful things? Then you've found the right place. On our yard in Franeker we work on 10 ships at the same…

Pipefitter yachtbuilding

As a pipefitter, you’ll mostly be working on the superyacht hulls we build. Under the supervision of your foreman, you will make sure the pipe system is installed expertly –…


Looking for an internship? We have multiple positions available each year. Continue reading to find out more!

Open application

Don’t quite meet all the requirements in our open positions, but you would still like to work for us? Then don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Will you take the first step?

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