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Employment and Internships

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is an equal opportunity employer. The Museum is a dynamic organization with diverse staffing needs that create a variety of job opportunities. From curatorial and Museum education staff, to shipwrights and apprentices, to accounting, fundraising, administration, and operations, professional staff work together to further the Museum’s mission.


Event & Facility Rental Coordinator

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum seeks an experienced Event & Facility Rental Coordinator to manage and grow private grounds and facility rentals as well as assist in the planning and execution of all of the Museum’s annual festivals, public events, and donor cultivation events.

Under the supervision of the Museum’s Director of Events, the Event & Facility Rental Coordinator must combine excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to multi-task.The successful candidate will have a strong and proven track record of successful facility rental sales. A flexible schedule requires availability most Saturdays to allow for weekend grounds rental appointments, private events, festivals, and other public events.

Requirements include a college degree or equivalent professional experience, with 2-5 years’ experience in event planning, hospitality, marketing, customer service, or sales preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and the ability to maintain and update various online wedding and events listings is also required. The position involves moderate physical labor and requires lifting and moving objects up to 40 pounds, climbing stairs, stooping, lifting and walking the grounds. This is a full time position with excellent benefits. Send cover letter with resume and references to Human Resources, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, PO Box 636, St. Michaels, MD 21663 or email all materials to hr@cbmm.org


 Guest Services/Marina Assistant Manager

Application Dates:
Applications are due by close of business April 10th 2015.
Notice of acceptance for positions will be made by April 27th 2015.

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is seeking an outgoing and reliable candidate for a seasonal full-time position as our Guest Services/Marina Assistant Manager. Marina experience, great customer service skills and ability to supervise others are a must. Some heavy lifting involved. Week and weekend hours are required.

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Guest Services Hosts

Application Dates:
Applications are due by close of business April 10th 2015.
Notice of acceptance for positions will be made by April 27th 2015.

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is seeking candidates for seasonal full-time/part-time positions as Guest Services Host. Looking for those with an optimistic “can-do” attitude and outgoing personality. Week and Weekend work required. Some heavy lifting involved. Must have great customer service skills and be reliable. Marina experience is a plus.

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 Internship Opportunities

Now Closed for 2015. Check back in winter 2016 for new applications

To apply, please email HR@cbmm.org your resume and a thoughtful cover letter which includes how the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum internship fits with your background and career goals and what you hope to achieve from the experience, as well as what you believe you can contribute. Also required for consideration is a copy of your most recent transcript, and a letter of recommendation. The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, age or sexual orientation.


Shipwright Apprenticeships

Requirements, Compensation & Application
Successful completion of an accredited boat building school is preferred, but applicants with related experience will be considered. Though not required, it is strongly suggested that applicants visit the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum campus.

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Mail or fax your completed application to:

Michael Gorman, Boatyard Manager
PO Box 636
St. Michaels, MD 21663-0636
Phone: 410-745-4968 | Fax: 410-745-6088
Email: mgorman@cbmm.org