Doyle Sails | CAREERS



Currently there are no positions available at our other locations other than listed below. However, if you are interested in applying for a future opportunity, please submit your resumé, cover letter and salary expectations. All submissions will be evaluated, and interviews will be conducted for those applicants who most strongly fit our needs. If you are not contacted for an interview, your resumé will remain on file and active for available positions for a period of one year.



Looking for enthusiastic hard-working people to join our fast-growing team! The following positions are available:

  • Senior Sailmaker
  • Junior Sailmaker
  • Sail Washer

Please email your cover letter and cv to:

Phill Maxwell -


We are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking sailmaker to join our team.

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to join one of the World's leading sailmakers and at an exciting time of growth for the Doyle group and the Doyle UK loft.

The Doyle Sails Solent loft offers a great working environment. The loft itself is a modern 1000sqm facility with raised floor, rotating sewing pits and plenty of space to work on a wide range of interesting projects both big and small. The loft is located in Universal Marina on the stunning River Hamble and in the middle of the Solent sailing community. And we are a small, friendly and professional team who work closely to make our loft a rewarding and enjoyable place to work.

We are ideally looking for a candidate with sailmaking experience and someone who already enjoys their sailing, however, in our search for the right person to join our team we will be interested to hear from all levels of experience and are able to provide training from some of the best sailmakers in the business. As such the remuneration package will be considered on a case by case basis.

Our sailmakers have the opportunity to learn all areas of sail making and this will, on occasion, also include duties such as helping customers, pick-up and drop-off of sails and fitting sails.

Location: Universal Marina, Sarisbury Green, Southampton

To Apply:
Please send your CV and covering letter directly to Doyle Sails Solent:


Doyle Sails Newport is on the lookout for sailmakers, sail representatives, service manager and an office manager.

Newport, Rhode Island is one of the primary hubs in American sailing, with Alex Clegg, Rob MacMillan, and Dave MacMillan joining established Tony Rey at the new Doyle Sails facility located at 23 Johnny Cake Hill Road, Middletown, RI 02842.

We're looking for practical-minded and motivated individuals who have a good understanding of sailmaking and sail handling systems.

The following positions are available:

  • Sailmakers

For a career with opportunity for advancement, get in touch with David MacMillan -


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