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Thank you for visiting our careers page. Schooner Creek Boat Works is a full-service boat repair and manufacturing yard that has served the Pacific Northwest community for over 40 years. We build custom catamarans for the islands of Hawaii, service recreational boats and perform maintenance on government vessels, including NOAA and the U.S. Coast Guard.


As part of our growing team, you’d work in a fast-paced environment where there are always new challenges, and with a fun, talented crew from differing backgrounds. Together, we focus on quality, craftsmanship, collaboration, innovation, and safety.


Whether we are constructing, repairing, or servicing a vessel - we balance thoughtful ingenuity with the performance and longevity our customers have come to expect. We know the sea is the final judge of the quality of our work - which is why we exercise exacting care and skill in every project we undertake.  Our team is made up of more than technicians: we are craftsmen and women, dedicated to the timeless beauty, spirit, and tradition of our industry. We are proud to honor Portland's rich maritime history by delivering artist-like quality, every time. 


Measure Twice, Cut Once

A job well-planned is a job half-done. This means being methodical in our approach, never cutting corners, and taking pride in our work. Because anything worth doing is worth doing right. 

Consider the Greater Good

We aim to be a force for good in the world. to do this, we must never lose sight of the big picture and what's really important. We strive to make a difference in everything our business touches- from our company to our community, to our shared global environment. 

Help Each Other

"To go fast go alone. To go far, go together." Even the most well-constructed vessel would be nothing without its crew - and they can only be successful with an understanding of mutual trust, collaboration, and respect. 

Use the Right Sail

Selecting your equipment is a critical step in any journey - and when it comes to creative problem solving, our team likes to "think outside the boat." We believe in staying agile, embracing new challenges, and constantly pursuing improvement - to find the right solution, every time.

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Shipwright Assistant

​Schooner Creek Boat Works provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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