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:
Group Sales Coordinator – Group Sales Coordinator will be the salesperson for selling group visitation to CMBG. This includes researching, creating, and cultivating relationships with group tour companies for B2B sales, local hotels and businesses for the affiliate program and coordinating all facility rentals. In addition this position serves as the point-person for Maine Days and Gardens Aglow.
Gift Shop Manager/Buyer – The Gift Shop Manager/Buyer is highly motivated, energetic leader with strong visual merchandising background and personal alignment with the mission of the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay. Responsible for successful overall operations of our expanded Gift Shop. Ensures that the merchandising plan reflects our mission and that operating standards, pricing policies, stock levels, controllable expenses, and hiring standards are maintained. Develops highly motivated store associates and manages the staff to achieve/exceed sales goals and mission delivery.
Gift Shop Sales Associate – Work in a beautiful, busy, dynamic setting. Excellent customer service is a must! Register, sales, and stock duties. Mid-May through October. Three days per week minimum; must be available at least one weekend day. Possible evenings mid-Nov to Dec 31.
Guest Services – This seasonal Guest Services position provides a welcoming entrée to Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, introduces Guests to the range of services and experiences, collects admissions and provides 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. April – October, including one weekend day with option of continuing thru December for Gardens Aglow. Competitive wage.
Education Program Seasonal Assistant – Responsible for creating and carrying out a variety of educational programs for school/youth groups, families and children. Assist with gardening and nature-themed camps and day programs; assist with daily care and maintenance of children’s areas. Requires some college experience as well as some experience in serving the public, working with children and a keen interest in serving the guests of Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens. A background in youth or environmental education, horticulture, botany, agriculture or a related field is strongly desired. Gardening knowledge/interest and general teaching and computer skills are also desirable.
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens has the following internships available:
Public Horticulture Junior Intern
Apply to Sharmon Provan at firstname.lastname@example.org.