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:

Major Gifts Officer: Open now for 12 years, CMBG is known not only as a place of beauty, enjoyment, learning and connection to the natural world, but also as an important economic engine for Maine. If you love gardens and you love Maine, CMBG is the perfect place for you. CMBG has embarked on a major expansion project, and we are strengthening our development team in order to engage meaningfully with existing donors and to build a new pipeline of significant donor prospects. For a motivated and innovative individual, the Major Gifts Officer position at CMBG offers the chance to be part of a transformational project and a talented team at a critical time in our growth. Our work environment, in the middle of one the country’s most beautiful botanical gardens, is team-based and entrepreneurial.
Read a full description of the position and its requirements here.

To apply, email a letter of interest and resume to Jennifer McKane, Director of Philanthropy, Applications are being accepted until an outstanding candidate is identified.

Horticulturist: CMBG horticulturists are responsible for planning, installing and maintaining all cultivated gardens and growing spaces throughout Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens’ 295+ acres. They ensure that the beauty of the Gardens and its depth of plant material provides a paramount garden experience for every guest. This position has very high physical demands. Individuals must be prepared to work outdoors in all weather conditions and must be enthusiastic about plants, conscientious of the environment, and be willing to participate in all horticultural best management practices and organization events.
Read a full description of the position and its requirements here. Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is looking to fill both a year-round and seasonal horticulturist position.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to Sharmon Provan at


Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens has filled all of our internship positions for this season.