Jobs & Internships

Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is committed to creating an inclusive, diverse, equitable, and accessible (IDEA) environment where every member of our community is valued, respected, and appreciated. Just as our landscapes and gardens are more resilient and beautiful through their diversity, we strive to promote IDEA principles on our team by embracing cultural and individual differences. We invite applications from candidates who will help us achieve this goal.

Culinary Kitchen Team Member:

This position supports the mission by using local, seasonal, and Gardens-grown ingredients to connect our guests to the natural world around them. Team members working in Culinary will perform tasks in a professional manner with awareness and kindness towards guests, volunteers, and other team members. Collaboration, clear communication, and creativity are important in maintaining a healthy, efficient, and sustainable work environment. Team members will always ensure that health and food safety standards are being followed and maintained. Pay range is $17.50-19.50 an hour, commensurate on experience.

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Send a cover letter and resume to employment@MaineGardens.org.


Seasonal Gardens Aglow Implementation Assistant:

This position will assist with the implementation of the Gardens Aglow light show, from installation to removal and storage. Pay range is $16.35-18.00 an hour, commensurate on experience.

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Send a cover letter and resume to employment@MaineGardens.org.


Seasonal Light Stringer:

position will be responsible for all aspects of installing lights for Gardens Aglow. Pay range is $15.00-16.50 an hour, commensurate on experience.

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Send a cover letter and resume to employment@MaineGardens.org.


Custodian:

Our Housekeepers ensure a pleasant and safe experience for guests and employees by maintaining the cleanliness of the facilities. The incumbent will work with indirect supervision, performing daily, event-related and seasonal tasks. This is a year-round position with benefits. Pay range is $17.43–19.60 an hour, commensurate on experience.

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Send a cover letter and resume to employment@MaineGardens.org.


Maintenance Technician:

This position is responsible for maintaining facilities, vehicles, and equipment to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for guests and fellow employees. Carpentry skills are highly desired. This is a year-round position with benefits. Pay range is $18.40–21.62 an hour, commensurate on experience.

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Send a cover letter and resume to employment@MaineGardens.org.

Internships

The intern program at Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens includes experiential learning, a project guided by your supervisor, a group field trip, and opportunities to gain exposure to roles and responsibilities in various public gardens departments. All internships pay $15 an hour.

All of our current internships are filled for the season. Please check back next year for new opportunities!