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At SAFE, we offer competitive pay and great benefits. We work hard, but we also have fun. Dress is casual and jeans are the norm, even for the front office. Our Team Members tend to stay for a long time; the average tenure of our Team Members is four years, and many have been with us from the beginning.

SAFE Boats International, LLC  abides  by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. SAFE Boats takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

We invite you to complete the optional self-identification fields within our application for compliance with government regulations and record-keeping guidelines. We are also a Member of E-Verify and Drug Free Business. If you need additional assistance completing the application process please contact (360)674-7161 or careers@safeboats.com. Interviews are given on a competitive basis, using job-related factors, after an application has been received and reviewed.

Due to the large volume of applications received only those selected for interviews will be further contacted.

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon satisfactory completion of pre-employment background checks and drug tests. Candidates must be 18 years of age or very to be hired.  Many positions are governed by ITAR requirements for U.S. Persons.

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Current open positions



Administrative Specialist

This position provides administrative and internal/external customer service support for new and existing orders, business development, and SAFE Boats International business partners/agents.

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Buyer

The Buyer is a member of the Materials Team. As such, the Buyer will, along with other team members, ensure the best source for all materials procured based on total cost. As a member of the Materials Team, the Buyer will be Involved with all facets of the inventory which may include product review, accounting, ensuring delivery (both internally and externally), counting, reconciliation, return and all other facets of material handling as required. View the full job description


Assistant Technical Writer

Assists in writing technical materials, such as equipment manuals,  appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions for our aluminum hull workboats and thier related equipment.  Assist in layout work, phot taking, documentation revisions and updates. Works along side the the Tech Writer.  Prefer experience in manufacturing environment. View the full job description


Bremerton - Marine Integrator / Marine Electronics Technician/ Marine Mechanic

Responsible for the installation of electrical and mechanical components on SAFE Boats products. Installs inboard diesel engines and jet drives, along with associated cables and wiring. Installs fuel systems and filters. Fabricates and installs main and auxiliary wiring harnesses.

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Tacoma - Marine Electronics and Mechanical InstallationTechnician

Responsible for the installation of electrical and mechanical components on SAFE Boats products. Installs inboard diesel engines and jet drives, along with associated cables and wiring. Installs fuel systems and filters. Fabricates and installs main and auxiliary wiring harnesses. Installs, interfaces and connects a variety of components such as lights, radios, radar, sonar, heating and air conditioning systems, auxiliary generators, GPS, chart plotters, etc.

May also assit in the FInish area with the installation of doors, windows, carpet, non-skid, railings and final surface prep. View the full job description


Accounting Specialist

The Accounting Specialist’s primary responsibilities include time clock review and reconciliation, accounts payable entry for credit card holders, travel expense and per diem as well as entry and reconciliation of contract laborers.  The position also includes various duties, including accounting, administrative and some clerical services. SAFE Boats’ Accounting Department prides itself on accurate, timely financial reporting and has a close-knit, teamwork oriented culture. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, detail oriented, trustworthy, deadline-conscious, a strong communicator and should enjoy working in a teamwork environment. View the full job description


Contracts Manager

SAFE Boats International is looking for an experienced Contracts Manager to oversee the day to day management of the company's Contracts Department.  This individual will servce as the primary business liasion with external client contracting officers and officials RE contractural and business administrative matters. View the full job description


Field Service Tech lll - Bremerton

A SAFE Field Service Technician/Operator (FST III) acts as a technical representative of SAFE Boats International to customers and industry partners during customer service calls. Must hold a Captain's license for position in Tacoma!  This will require the FST III to professionally interface with public, private, military, and law enforcement customers worldwide to provide the highest level of service in the field. Tasks will include operating vessels during builder’s trials, performance trials and during instruction.  Service tasks will include level I maintenance on main diesel engines, jet propulsion systems and diesel generators. In addition to the actual service tasks, the FST III will also prepare quotes, appraisals, reports; build training curriculum and the required documentation as needed, both internally for SAFE and externally for our customers.  The FST III will function on a regular basis using independent judgment based on the individual locale, customer, and vessel situation to ensure the best possible outcome for both SAFE and the customer.  Job duties may also include supervising and coordinating the activities of mechanics, installers, and repair technicians at customer locations worldwide.   
 
Provide highly specialized technical on-site training and hands-on instruction to customers in the field. Teaching may take place with both public & private sector customers whose primary business is other than education. View the full job description


Field Support Tech ll - Tacoma

A SAFE Field Service Technician (FST) acts as a technical representative of SAFE Boats International to customers and industry partners during customer service calls.  This will require the FST to professionally interface with public, private, military, and law enforcement customers worldwide to provide the highest level of service in the field.  Service tasks will include service and warranty repair of hull, collar, propulsion, electronics, and HVAC systems. Understanding that each FST brings individual strengths and weaknesses to the job, a general understanding of SAFE Boats construction and integration is required of all technicians in addition to their personal areas of expertise.  In addition to the actual service tasks, the FST will also prepare quotes, appraisals, reports and the required documentation as needed, both internally for SAFE Boats and externally for the customers. The FST will function on a regular basis using independent judgment based on the individual locale, customer, and vessel situation to ensure the best possible outcome for both SAFE Boats and the customer.   Job duties may also include supervising and coordinating the activities of mechanics, installers and repair technicians at customer location worldwide. View the full job description


Manufacturing Engineering Technologist

Responsible for supporting operations within SBI as a member of the Manufacturing Engineering Team. This position will play a critical role in helping set up manufacturing lines for current/new/redesigned products.  This position also will help design and build key manufacturing equipment.  Some cross training is required. View the full job description


Warehouse Coordinator - Tacoma/Swing

The Warehouse Coordinator is a member of the Materials Team. As such, the Warehouse Coordinator will, along with other team members, ensure the proper receipt, accounting, location, delivery (both internally and externally), counting, reconciliation, return and all other facets of material handling as required.
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Mechanical Engineer

Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of such equipment as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.BSME REQUIRED
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Receptionist & Administration Specialist

The position will serve as the receptionist and administrative assistant for the SAFE Boats Bremerton facility. The individual will perform a wide range of administrative activities. View the full job description


BREMERTON - MIG Aluminum Welder

Under general supervision, performs complex welding in construction of hulls and buildings.  Builds fuel tanks, pressure tests hulls, installs house (cabin), or T-Top assembly on boat. Operates MIG welding machines, grinder, wire brush and other small hand tools. Secures small parts for assembly & welding, keeps work area professionally neat and secure.
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Marine Finish ll - Bremerton

Under general supervision, responsible for performing all marine finishing operations including painting topsides and bottom. Installation of doors, windows, carpet  and non-skid materials. Required good knowledge of hand and power tools.
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TACOMA -MIG Aluminum Welder

Under limited supervision, operates welding equipment using appropriate GMAW techniques to weld aluminum plate and extrusion in all positions, occasionally in a confined space. Prepares weldments using tool such as saws, routers, grinders, pneumatic cutting tool, wire brushes and various hand tools of the trade. Basic interpretation of blue prints, drawing, welds symbols and schedules to layout patterns on material. Performs tack welding in the fabrication phase of construction and the Pre-fab of sub-assemblies such as bulkheads, girders, decks and pilot house using jigs and fixtures. The operation of overhead cranes, forklifts, man lifts and other boat building equipment. Secures small parts for assembly & welding, keeps work area professionally neat and secure. 
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Maintenance Tech III

Facilities Maintenance Technician will support a 120,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility with both mechanical and electrical aptitude and experience gained through a technical certificate from a certified technical school or a minimum of 5 years work experience in related work experience or equivalent military training.  Experience in crane operation or CDL a plus View the full job description


US Federal Business Development Manager

This position manages,develops, and matures customer relationships, and facilitates capturing and closing business opportunities with US Federal Agencies. Coordination with other members of the BD & CS teams is essential. Additionally, this position provides support to Program Managers and Customer Support in coordinating engagements and activities with the respective Federal customer organizations View the full job description


VP of Business Development, Sales & Customer Support

The Vice President, Business Development/Sales & Customer Support Group (BD/CSG) is part of the executive leadership team reporting to the CEO and is responsible for but not limited to: Overseeing the development of new business opportunities and maintaining robust opportunity pipeline. Delivering financial commitments through orders to meet business plan commitments.  Developing and proposing new and innovative approaches to domestic and international business development and sales. Leading development of strategic business opportunities, partnerships, alliances and/or joint ventures. Provide leadership and guidance to Customer Support Group in the delivery of warranty, service and support activities
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