Chris-Craft is an American icon in a class of its own. Throughout our history, the brand has epitomized classic elegance, beautiful craftsmanship, superb quality, reliability and a unique heritage. After more than 149 years, Chris-Craft continues to build upon our proud legacy.

We believe that outstanding people are the key to our success. Our strength and future growth depend on the contributions made by each person within our organization. Your interest in becoming part of the team that builds the legend is greatly appreciated! Learn more about our benefits and culture below.


We offer competitive pay and benefits, and are an Equal Opportunity Employer as well as a drug-free workplace. All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background screen.


We care about our employees and want them to live a healthy lifestyle; therefore, we offer a comprehensive benefits package. All benefits start after 60 days of employment.


Plans for medical, dental and vision, as well as telemedicine, are offered.

Life insurance and short-term disability are offered at no cost to the employee.


• Matching 401(k) and Employee Stock Purchase Plan – Programs to help save for future retirement.

• Employee Discount Program – Tickets for travel, attractions, shows and much more.

• Bonuses – Sign-on and performance bonuses for some positions.


Several voluntary benefits are offered including Pre-Paid Legal, Identity Theft Protection and Group Life Insurance.


We offer free, confidential access to professional counselors trained to help with a variety of personal and family issues.


Our most important resource and best asset is our people. We embody diversity and thrive on people with unique personalities, skill sets, and interests. Our passion for quality and creating beautiful boats brings us together.


Chris Craft Employee smiling behind machinery

“The people are the greatest joy of working for Chris-Craft.”

– Thuthao Hannon, Head Seamstress

Chris Craft Employee working on a large metal boat part

“I enjoy working at Chris-Craft because they gave me an opportunity to change my life! Not being judged for past mistakes, I was accepted like family and given the opportunity to help, learn, and build a legend, safely!”

– Courtney Benton, Production Technician

Chris Craft Employee smiling while sitting down

“Chris-Craft is a great place to work because they allow me work-life balance. The company embraces innovation to continue to be the best of the best.

– Renee Koenig, Senior HR Generalist

Chris Craft Employee smiling while standing in front of some parts and blueprints

I love working at Chris-Craft building wire harnesses for our boats and working with great people!”

– Melissa Gonzales, Wire Room Lead


We appreciate every employee and strive to make the workplace a fun environment with opportunities to connect with each other. We host many employee events throughout the year. Here are a few highlights.


Giving back to the community is important to us. The Chris-Craft “Community GO Team” plans, promotes and organizes outreach events. In addition, the Winnebago Industries Foundation, established by our parent company, supports programs and provides employees with opportunities to receive grants for charities.