Sharpener Wanted

SURVIVE! is always looking for talented people to join our small team.  We are currently seeking an expert sharpener.  This is not a job for a hobbyist or general outdoorsy person.  We need someone who has done the work and knows what a great edge looks like.

Job Duties:

  • Consistently sharpen knives to an exceptionally high standard.  Knives need to cut, but edges also need to be visually straight and even.


  • Experience sharpening a wide variety of knife shapes and sizes
  • Knowledge of what makes an edge great, we are not interested in "good enough"
  • Must be self-motivated and able to maintain focus during repetitive tasks
  • Understanding of grinding equipment and a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work effectively on a small tightknit team

Job Details:

  • Part- or full-time position
  • Hourly rate DOE
  • Typically a 4-10 schedule, Mon-Thurs
  • In addition to a competitive pay rate we offer healthcare, PTO, flexible schedule, and a positive work environment.

Here at SURVIVE! we are a small team, focused on quality and continued innovation. We manufacture some of the best knives available and every one of us takes a lot of pride in what we do. If you take pride in what you do and think you have what it takes to succeed on our team, send your qualifications to