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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 employees 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 Bots 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 recieved only those selected for interviews wil be further contacted.

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


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Current open positions



Environmental Health & Safety Specialist - EHS

The role is integral with the SBI Leadership Team with responsibility for assuring the implementation of SBI policies and procedures to assure team member safety and environmental excellence.   Assists with determining the direction and implementation of a variety of occupational health, safety, environmental loss prevention programs to assure the highest possible degree of safety for team members and plant facilities. Responsibility to ensure SBI complies with applicable federal and state health, safety and environmental laws, regulations, and standards. View the full job description


Human Resources Generalist

WANTED: Single source of HR expertise on site to include: Talent Acquisition, Training & Development, Team Member Relations, Compensation & Benefits. Tacoma site HR representative to the larger HR team. Actively participate in all company Team Member initiatives to drive the business forward.  Administers various human resources plans and procedures for all Team Members ensuring consistent and timely delivery and practice. Participates in developing department goals, objectives, and systems. Must be a US Person by ITAR Regulations. View the full job description


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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Materials Manager

Position utilizes a broad Materials Management background to facilitate the management and development of materials and supply chain strategy from to competitive sourcing, supplier negotiations, and tactical purchasing to material receiving, inventory management and production supply.  Must be a US person by ITAR regualtions.
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Program Specialist

Supports all phases of project and program execution process; to include initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing.  Will work closely with senior project and program managers, and cross functional project/program teams to ensure successful completion of projects/programs throughout their lifecycle.   View the full job description


Quality Manager

Hands-on leader of the SBI Tacoma Large Craft Operations Quality Assurance activities.  Manages efforts to maintain continuous product quality by developing and implementing process controls, data analysis and measurement methodology. Ensures consistent quality of production by developing and enforcing good processes and quality assurance systems; validating processes; providing documentation; managing staff; assist in developing, executing, and monitoring the quality assurance plan with concurrence from the broader functional organization. Must be a US Person by ITAR regulations. View the full job description


Field Service Tech lll

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 Technician I - Bremerton

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, military1 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 understand ing of SAFE construction and rigging is requi red 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 and externally for our 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 and the customer . Job duties may also include supervising and coordinating the activities of mechanics, installers, and repair technicians at customer locations worldwide . MUST BE A US PERSON  - MEETING THE REQUIREMENTS FOR ITAR

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Field Support Technician I - 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 construction and rigging is required of all technicians in addition to their personal areas of expertise.  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 and the customer.  MUST BE A US PERSON  - MEETING THE REQUIREMENTS FOR ITAR View the full job description


Vessel Training Specialist

Develop and maintain training and certification programs to include: Vessel operation and maintenance, SAFE Boat Trainer training, SAFE Boat Operator training, SAFE Boat Engineering training and SAFE Boat Deck Hand training. Review vessel contracts for training requirements and schedules. Operate vessels in sea trials as needed to support production, customer acceptance, and service jobs. Works directly with customers to assess and develop customized training programs and quotes. The Training Specialist must be a self-starter with excellent skills working in both independent and team environments, excellent customer service skills, have a strong work ethic, and the social compatibility necessary to be deployed from home for prolonged periods. MUST BE A US PERSON  - MEETING THE REQUIREMENTS FOR ITAR
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Electrical Engineer

Design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical and mechatronic (combination of Mechanical, Electronic Computer, Control and Systems Design engineering), components, or systems for aluminum high performance work boats primarily used by commercial, industrial, law enforcement and military entities. BSEE REQUIRED.  Must be a US Person by ITAR regulations.
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Systems Engineer

Design, develop, draft and test propulsion systems including diesel and gasoline powered engines, water-jets, propellers & rudders, air-handling systems, air-conditioning & heating systems, hydraulic systems both self-contained and advanced routed systems, raw-water and fresh water systems, electronic and mechanical systems, and mechanical, components for aluminum high performance work boats primarily used by commercial, industrial, law enforcement and military entities. Work closely with boat production operations for the integration and installation of designed systems. 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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TACOMA -MIG Aluminum Welder

Under limited 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.  Must posess solid supervisory or leadership skills. View the full job description


US Sales Regional Director East Coast

This position manages, develops, and matures, all aspects of customer relationships within the region, and identifies and closes sales opportunities.   The Regional Manager sells SAFE Boats International, LLC products and solutions using technical, organizational, and customer knowledge to influence customers and assist them in appropriately applying the products/services to their needs resulting in revenue generation. In addition, the position is responsible for overseeing warranty, and extended service opportunities with the customers.  The Regional Manager also provides input and participates in the marketing, market planning and technical development of products and services. Must be a US Person by ITAR Regualtions. View the full job description