Prototype Boat Builder
Godfrey Marine
Elkhart, IN

About $35,000 - $49,000 a year

Position Overview

Prototype Boat Builders are responsible for assembling and documenting engineering proto-type boats. Products built will include all Godfrey Marine brands.

Essential Job Functions

  • Able to assemble boats
  • Able to take direction from product and manufacturing engineers
  • Able to custom build sub-assemblies
  • Able to use and read prints and tape measure efficiently
  • Knowledge of manufacturing principles
  • Knowledge of all air tools and hand tools such as screw guns, drills, and sanders
  • Responsible for daily/weekly project schedule
  • Basic computer skills and experience with Microsoft Windows software
  • Responsible for maintaining BOM documentation
Non-essential Job Functions

  • Must be a great problem solver
  • Must have good people skills
  • Communicate well with others
  • Team building
  • Organize work area

  • Work inside without air conditioning
  • Able to stand and walk around all day
  • Stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling and bending frequently
  • Must be able to lift and handle up to 50 pounds of material
Other Skills/Abilities

  • Minimum of three years of boat building experience
  • Ability to be cross trained
PPE Requirements

  • Safety glasses, shoes, gloves, ear plugs