Year-Round Job Board

To support the local economy, we’re providing this service to employers in the Town of Mount Desert. Do you have a job to post? It must be a year-round position within Mount Desert (Beech Hill, Hall Quarry, Northeast Harbor, Otter Creek, Pretty Marsh, Seal Harbor, Somesville, or Sound). Please email us at community@mountdesert365.org with the information outlined below.

Administrative Assistant

Organization: Camp Beech Cliff
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: The Administrative Assistant provides direct support to the Director of Operations with the camp registration system and to the Director of Development for database and clerical support; he/she also supports the year-round leadership team, including the Executive Director, Director of Development, and the Camp Director with administrative tasks. Click here to learn more and apply.

Asticou Azalea Assistant Garden Manager

Organization: Mount Desert Land & Garden Preserve
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: The Assistant Manager is primarily responsible for leading and performing the daily landscape maintenance. This position will lead the garden staff team and plant record-keeping in collaboration with the Asticou Azalea Garden Manager. This position will be required to actively learn the historical and cultural heritage and maintenance techniques specific to the plant collection and the plant collection itself. All tasks of the position are performed in alignment with the mission, vision, and core values of the Preserve while promoting changes in operation to increase ecological sustainability in all tasks. The Assistant Manager reports directly to the Asticou Azalea Garden Manager (April – December) and the Director of Farm & Gardens (January – March). This is an exempt twelve-month position, full-time (40 hours per week) with benefits. A flexible schedule is required due to holidays, weather, weekend/evening coverage, and winter projects. Click here to learn more.

Buildings & Grounds/Parks & Cemeteries

Organization: Town of Mount Desert
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: This position will be responsible for cleaning town facilities such as the Town Office, Police Department, public restrooms, and more. Duties also include grounds maintenance, tool/equipment maintenance, painting/varnishing, and other tasks on town property. Click here to learn more.

Chief Executive Officer

Organization: Mount Desert Land & Garden Preserve
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: The Preserve is seeking a dynamic leader to implement its Framework plan and protect and steward current assets in an environmentally and aesthetically sensitive manner. The next CEO must be a strategic thinker, effective manager, dynamic communicator, and successful fundraiser. One of the most important challenges, and opportunities, to be addressed under the CEO’s leadership is managing a growing number of visitors. In addition, while all three gardens share interconnected histories with each other as well as with Mount Desert Island and Acadia National Park, each garden is guided by its own unique set of values, character, aesthetics, and ecology. Click here to learn more.

Development Coordinator

Organization: Northeast Harbor Library
Location: Northeast Harbor, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: The Northeast Harbor Library seeks a full time (30 hours) Development Coordinator to manage the library’s fundraising and development activities. The Development Coordinator works in collaboration with the Library Director and the library board on development strategy, and oversees day to day development work. This is a 30 hour per week position with full benefits, including health insurance, retirement and paid leave. Click here to learn more.

Events & Community Engagement Coordinator 

Organization: Camp Beech Cliff
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Part Time (25 hours a week)
Short Description: The Events and Community Engagement Coordinator is responsible for events throughout the year and provides administrative support to the fundraising department. They will work alongside the Director of Development to ensure that event operations are well organized, fun, and customer centered. This Coordinator is a crucial member of the development and administrative team and must be punctual, organized, detail-oriented, well versed in customer service best practices, and skilled at communicating in a clear and friendly way. There is a possibility of this becoming a full-time position as CBC grows. Click here to learn more and apply.

Experienced Marine Rigger 

Organization: John Williams Boat Company
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Short Description: Some of this position’s duties include commissioning and decommissioning masts and sails for service and storage. Assess, repair, replace, and maintain spars, rigging, and deck hardware. Boat handling experience and basic DC electrical knowledge preferred but not required. Applicant must be a self-motivated team player, able to lift 50 lbs., and have a strong work ethic. Position is full time, year round from 7am – 3:30pm, Monday – Friday. JW Boat Company offers competitive pay, paid time off, paid holidays, 401k retirement plan with matching contributions, health insurance, life insurance, and paid training. Click here to learn more and download an application.

Full Time iOS Developer

Organization: New Start Mobile, LLC
Location: Northeast Harbor, Maine with remote flexibility
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: New Start Mobile, LLC is looking for a full-time iOS developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a range of mobile phones and tablet computers. Your primary focus will be development of iOS applications and their integration with the company’s back-end services. You will be collaborating with other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and the creation of quality products is essential. You will also be an initiative-taker who can work independently and complete tasks according to time requirements. You don’t have to know anything about sports to be successful at this position! Click here to view the full job description and steps on how to apply. 

Marine Fabricator and Welder

Organization: John Williams Boat Company
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time
Short Description: Applicants should have a minimum of 3 years of experience in the industry. Good communication skills and a strong work ethic are necessary prerequisites. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and comfortable working in, on, and around boats. Position is full-time, year-round from 7:00am-3:30pm M-F. JW Boat Company offers health insurance, 401K retirement plan with company match, paid holidays, and paid time off. Click here to learn more and download an application.

Motor Equipment Operator 1 (MEO 1)

Organization: Town of Mount Desert
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: This position will be responsible for operating public works vehicles, such as snowplows, sanders, sidewalk plow, street sweepers, and more. Performs general maintenance on vehicles that may involve winterizing trucks and plow maintenance. Performs varied maintenance work including hot topping, sidewalks, cold patching potholes, rebuilding storm drains, sewer lines, and replacing of culverts. Click here to learn more.

Polce Sergeant

Organization: Town of Mount Desert
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: As a Police Sergeant, you will play a crucial role in preventing and suppressing crime, ensuring public safety through patrols, traffic control, investigations, and providing first aid. Serving as a senior officer, you will provide supervision and on-call support to our dynamic team. Click here to learn more. 

Thuya Garden Manager

Organization: Mount Desert Land & Garden Preserve
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Full or Part Time: Full Time 
Short Description: The Thuya Garden Manager is primarily responsible for leading and performing all gardening activities at the Thuya Garden property. Thuya is roughly a 30-acre property, including Thuya Garden, Asticou Terraces, and Thuya Landing. In addition to being an active gardener, the Thuya Garden Manager supervises the Head Gardener, Groundskeeper, Woodland Gardener, Seasonal Gardeners, and volunteers. All tasks of the position align with the mission, vision, and core values of the Preserve while promoting changes in operation to increase ecological sustainability. This position reports directly to the Director of Farm & Gardens. This position collaborates with many staff positions across the Land & Garden Preserve. Click here to learn more.

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