Contact SAFE Boats

Join the SAFE team.

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.

As a government contractor, SAFE Boats International, complies with the provisions of Executive Order 11246, as amended and other existing laws related to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). Part of our commitment to EEO is to take affirmative action to ensure that job seekers are recruited; job applicants are considered for employment opportunities; and employees are treated without regard to their race, color, age, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran.
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 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 older to be hired due to the safety sensitivity of positions.  Some positions are governed by ITAR requirements for U.S. Persons.

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Current open positions

Aluminum Welder - Bremerton

Now Hiring - Intermediate to Advanced Aluminum Welders wanted to join our Team. The ideal candidate will be able to use hand-welding equipment to primarily MIG and sometimes TIG weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products to create SAFE Boats! All welding positions require the ablity to fit and fabricate. View the full job description

Assistant Technical Writer

Assists in the generation and proofreading of technical materials, such as equipment manuals, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions.  May assist in layout work. View the full job description

Buyer Procurement

The Buyer is a member of the Materials Team. As such, the Buyer will, along with other team members, purchase production inventory, commodities, machinery, equipment, tools, supplies, and services necessary so support the operation of the business. Respond to Customer phone and E mail inquires with regards to the sale of spare and replacement components. Analyze past buying trends, sales records, price, and quality of merchandise to determine best value. Select suppliers, order product, and authorize payment for merchandise according to contractual agreements. Maintain current pricing and ordering information on system. Provide order status and attend various Production meetings as required. Quote price and delivery on component part inquiries, receive customer orders, set up Internal Sales Orders, andpurchase any needed components to fill the orders View the full job description

Electrical Engineer - Bremerton

Design & develop the manufacturing methods 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. View the full job description

Welder Helper - Bremerton

Under Direct supervission, this position ensures that the proper parts and materials are set up to be welded within the production environment and maintains standards as set-forth in the SBI Production System.  The welder helper maintains and facilitates timely production of parts requested by Boat Leads, Water Striders and Fabrication supervisor, using an array of different tools, referring to the boat build books, and shop drawings. View the full job description

Marine Systems Installer

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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Aluminum Welder - Tacoma

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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Industrial Maintenance Technician

Under limited supervision the Facilities Maintenance Technician will to set-up and conduct preventive maintenance, installations, upgrades, trouble shooting and repair of industrial machinery and other related equipment. Lubricate machinery, change parts, or perform other routine machinery maintenance. Help in other areas of facilities as needed.
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