CBMM seeks an experienced project coordinator to plan and implement a summer 2019 Chesapeake Bay-wide tour of the 1889 National Historic Landmark bugeye, Edna E. Lockwood, to provide public outreach, education, and increased public access following the completion of a two-year restoration project. The position is responsible for planning and organizing all tour logistics, as well as developing collaborative programming at all ports-of-call to share traditional Chesapeake Bay boatbuilding techniques and opening dialogue about the significance of Chesapeake Bay oystering past and present with audiences throughout Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C. A minimum of 2 years’ experience required. Relevant experience would include: logistics, event planning, education, or travel/tourism with a preference for candidates with a maritime background. Send letter of interest with resume to email@example.com.
Rising Tide Educator, Full time/Year-Round
CBMM’s Rising Tide program teaches students basic boatbuilding skills in a welcoming, relaxed environment. The program works to inspire participants to develop a sense of self-confidence and pride, and facilitate mentorships that provide guidance and support. Students of the program will be encouraged to become more academically prepared to achieve long-term success, whether on a college track or vocational emphasis, having gained skills in mathematics, engineering, team building, and project management.
CBMM seeks an educator with experience in wooden boat building or related career technology field. Candidates must have an interest in working with middle school students in a mentorship role. Organizational, problem-solving and leadership skills are essential, with excellent oral communication skills for interaction and program promotion to CBMM visitors and the general public. Knowledge and interest in historic Chesapeake Bay craft and the traditional skills and techniques used in their construction, as well as environmental, arts, and or history education preferred. Lifeguard, kayak instructor, and/or sailing instructor certification a plus. This is a full time, non-exempt position with excellent benefits. Dependent upon experience, compensation for this position will range from $31-$38K annually. To apply, send cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.