Jobs & Internships
Jobs & Internships

Jobs & Internships

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is now seeking to fill the following positions in our equal opportunity, friendly, fast-paced and team-oriented environment:

Guest Services Associate: This position will provide a welcoming entrée to Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, introduce guests to the range of services and experiences, collect admissions and provide information. Requires niceness, excellent customer service skills, verbal communication skills, team work orientation, ability to stand for long periods, and a desire to learn more about the Gardens. Mid-August – October 31, including one weekend day with option of continuing through December for Gardens Aglow.

To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to Amanda Russell at

Landscape Assistant: The landscape assistant will assist the horticulture staff with planting and maintaining newly planted stock. This is a full time, temporary position that takes place primarily outdoors and includes a lot of physical activity. Landscaping experience is helpful but not required.

To apply, submit your cover letter and resume to Sharmon Provan at Applications will be reviewed as received.

Gardenshop Associate: Gardenshop associates are responsible for opening and closing the Gardenshop gift shop, as well as greeting and providing excellent customer service to all visitors, members, employees and volunteers that visit the shop. Other duties will include restocking and organizing merchandise, operating the point-of-sale system, and assisting the manager/buyer in selection and display of merchandise.

Read the full description here.
To apply, submit your cover letter, resume and references to

Boat Tours Captain: Weekday operations of our electric and diesel tour boats, including boarding/disembarking guests, performing tours, maintenance and end-of-season storage tasks. Full time through approximately October 15.

To apply, submit your cover letter, resume and references to Amanda Russell at

Host/Hostess: Hosts and hostesses will be upbeat and energetic, representing our busy Café in a welcoming, cheerful manner to contribute to a positive guest experience. Must be able to hustle and stay cool under pressure. Full time and part time available.

To apply, submit your cover letter, resume and references to Amy Williams at


Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens has the following internships available:

We have filled all of our internship openings for this season.