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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! Scroll to the bottom of this page to see our open positions!

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, continually seeking ways to reduce waste, helping to identify and implement process improvements, and focusing 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.

Scroll to the bottom of this page to see our open positions.  To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at recruit@burgerboat.com  Please include the job title of the position you are appling for in the subject line.

Your trade requires skill and vision. Build it with Burger, where we have a tradition of building custom yachts since 1863 and knowledge is passed on and improved from generation to generation. Work with and become one of the finest craftspeople in yachting at Burger Boat Company, where shipbuilding runs in our blood.

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Current Open Positions

Structural Engineer

Department: Engineering and Design
Job Status: Accepting Applications
Location: Burger Boat Company - Manitowoc, WI

Job Description

The Marine Structural Engineer’s primary responsibility is for all structural calculations and design, including construction drawings, class submittal documentation, material specification, and yard support beginning with the proposal phase through launch.  Reporting directly to the Director of Engineering, this position includes active responsibility for full vessel piping systems integration, planning/interference modeling requirements, and creation of all structural and resilient mounting for machinery foundations.

Required Skills and Knowledge

Candidates must have a degree in Engineering, skill working with MS Office platform, and 2D and 3D CAD experience (AutoCAD, Auto Desk Inventor and Ship Constructor).  Prior work experience in the Marine industry is preferred.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. 

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at recruit@burgerboat.com Please include the job title you wish to apply for in the subject line.

Mechanical / Joiner Drafter

Department: Engineering and Design
Job Status: Accepting Applications
Location: Burger Boat Company - Manitowoc, WI

Job Description

The Drafter position is responsible for the creation of interior and furniture detail drawings, and/or mechanical systems production drawings.  The Drafter works with close collaboration with other team members in the Engineering and Design department to provide all project drawings.  These include client level submittal drawings, plans and elevations, ceiling and lighting plans, construction details, etc.

Required Skills and Knowledge

Candidates must have an Associate’s Degree in Design or the equivalent of four years’ experience in a related field.  Candidates must be familiar with the MS Office platform, AutoCAD and other Engineering software programs.  Prior work experience in the Marine industry is preferred.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at recruit@burgerboat.com Please include the job title you wish to apply for in the subject line.

Project Manager

Department: Engineering and Design
Job Status: Accepting Applications
Location: Burger Boat Company - Manitowoc, WI

Job Description

The Project Manager will manage new build and repair/re-fit projects from beginning through completion within established budget and schedule goals.  This includes working with sales and the engineering & design groups during the planning and quoting phase, and especially managing production processes throughout the project duration.  The Project Manager initiates research to determine needed resources including manpower, equipment and materials for each project, and then plans all construction operations and schedules intermediate phases to ensure all deadlines and milestones will be met.

Required Skills and Knowledge 

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Project Management or other Engineering discipline, and skill working with MS Office platform, CAD and other Engineering software programs.  As an alternative to a Bachelor’s degree, a minimum of 3 years working as a Project Manager in a manufacturing or construction environment.  Prior experience in the Marine industry is preferred.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to our Human Resources Department at recruit@burgerboat.com Please include the job title you wish to apply for in the subject line.