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Would you like to influence the standards for the work you do? Would you like to be part of a team that sets the standards for modern custom motor and sailing yachts as well as commercial vessel construction? Do you value a company that continually invests in Lean manufacturing principles, superior quality, innovation, teamwork and leadership while considering its employees a strategic strength? If your answer is yes, Burger Boat Company might be for you!

Burger is internationally renowned for award winning design, quality construction, seaworthiness, reliability and unparalleled customer service. Burger values and recognizes employees for delivering high quality work, who continually seek ways to reduce waste, help to identify and implement process improvements and focus on the delivery of high quality products and services while remaining on-time and on-budget. The Burger team is a collaboration of the finest technical minds of craftspeople and artisans in the marine industry.

Explore the Burger culture of innovative design and high quality construction in a proactive work environment; a culture that was established in 1863 by the founders of Burger and promoted by Burger’s current owners and management team. Burger is one of the oldest shipyards in the USA and the foundation of the American yachting experience.

To send your resume and cover letter, please email our Human Resources Department at recruit@burgerboat.com

Please include the job title you wish to seek in the subject line.

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Current Open Positions

Mechanical & Pipefitting Systems Installer

Department: Manufacturing
Job Status: Interviewing
Location: Burger Boat Company Shipyard - Manitowoc, WI

Job Description
The Mechanical & Pipefitting Systems Installer works installing mechanical systems aboard the vessel, including propulsion, exhaust, steering, hydraulics, water and fire suppression, compressed air systems and more.

Required Skills and Knowledge
Canidates must have experience in pipefitting, marine mechanics or hydraulic systems installation.  You will need education/training or prior experience installing pumps, motors or other hydraulic systems, or pipefitting experience cutting, threading, bending and fitting all sizes of pipe (copper, PVC, aluminum, mild steel. stainless steel, etc.).

The ability to read and interpret blueprints, and an Associates degree in a skilled trade or equivalent prior work training/experience is required. 

An Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Shipfitter

Department: Manufacturing
Job Status: Interviewing
Location: Burger Boat Company Shipyard - Manitowoc, WI

Job Description
Shipfitters perform a wide variety of boat building and fitting assignments related to the manufacturing of steel and aluminum vessels.  This primarily involves steel and aluminum welding and fabrication, but also includes the set-up and installation of keels, frames, bulkheads, girders, tanks, foundations, engine beds, shaft tubes, shell and deck plating, etc.  Shipfitters also assist with all launching related tasks.

Required Skills and Knowledge
Must be able to weld, and otherwise work with steel and aluminum sheet, extrusion and bar stock.  Must have the ability to safely and properly operate equipment such as shears, press, grinders, saws, cutting equipment and other hand and power tools. 

An Associates degree in a skilled trade and the ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, etc. is preferred. 

An Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Carpenter

Department: Manufacturing
Job Status: Interviewing
Location: Burger Boat Company Joiner Shop - Manitowoc, WI

Job Description
Carpenters perform a variety of joinery-related functions including, but not limited to: building and installing floors, partitions, ceilings, furniture, consoles, windows and doors and other elements of the finished vessel.  A Burger yacht is recognized for the exceptional quality of the furniture, cabinets and other joinery and finished carpentry work.

Required Skills and Knowledge
Must be able to build, finish and install high quality joinery work.  Must have the ability to safely and properly operate woodworking equipment such as table and band saws, planer, jointer, router and other hand and power tools required in the carpenter trade. 

An Associates degree in a skilled trade and the ability to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, etc. is preferred. 

An Equal Opportunity Employer.