Custom Machine Assembler

Marine Travelift, Inc. | Sturgeon Bay, WI

Posted Date 10/01/2019

Skilled Custom Machine Assembler

Marine Travelift, Inc. - Sturgeon Bay, WI

Company profile

The world's first mobile boat hoist was conceptualized and manufactured in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, in 1945.  Officially established in 1954, Marine Travelift, Inc. has a long-standing reputation as a marine industry leader and is recognized for its tradition of excellence on a global scale.  The company manufactures mobile boat hoists, marine forklifts, self-propelled transporters and other related marine lifting products with more than 3,500 units in service worldwide.

Job Type:  Full-time - 2nd shift preferred - 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.  40-50 hours per week

Job Summary:  The position will be responsible for assembling custom machines includig large boat hoists and other lifting equipment for marine and industrial applications.

Essential Duties

  • Install engines and compartments, pumps, tires, conduit and hydraulic lines, set pressures etc. on very large machines
  • Produce components by assembling parts and subassemblies
  • Drill holes for wires, hoses, and small parts
  • Position parts and subassemblies by using and referring to blueprints
  • Install various equipment accessories (decals, mudflaps, cameras, lights)
  • Train and work in various areas of machine assembly in response to production demands
  • Folow verbal and written work instructions
  • Attention to detail to ensure that quality standards are adhered to
  • All other duties that are assigned


Must have mechanical skills and/or abilities

Must able to read blueprints

Must be dependable and take pride in the work produced

Must be able to lift up to 35 pounds

Hydraulics experience is a plus

Employee Benefits:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance Coverage
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401k benefit plan with company match

We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.  Qualified females, minorities, individuals with a disability, and veterans are encouraged to apply.








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