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.
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:
The eCommerce Assistant will work directly with multiple CMBG departments for the management and success of visual product presentation online. The eCommerce Assistant will serve as a liaison between the Marketing department and the Education, Membership, Philanthropy, and Gardenshop departments for all online transactions. An attention to detail and an interest in online sales is required to ensure that the overall guest shopping experience is positive and productive. This position will be responsible for data entry of information necessary to set up new items in CMBG’s ecommerce platform including detailed descriptions, attributes, cross-references, features/benefits, documents, and images.
Annual Giving Officer:
The Annual Giving Officer reports to the Director of Philanthropy and is responsible for the overall management of the annual giving program, integrating Gardens members into the philanthropic giving program. This position helps maintain and expand philanthropic support of the Gardens.
With our mission to inspire meaningful connections among people, plants, and nature through horticulture, education, and research, Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is a place of beauty, learning, and exploration as well as an important contributor to Maine’s economy. If you love gardens and you love Maine, this could be the perfect place for you.
This position attends to the needs of Café customers, takes orders and places them in a timely manner for kitchen staff, clears tables, closes out bills, and assists other waitstaff, host/hostess, cashiers, supervisors, and managers as needed. This position requires excellent people skills and the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced, high-volume environment.
Food & Beverage Back-of-House Associate:
Includes: prep/line cook, sandwich and salad artists, baker, smoothie artist, and dishwasher. Associates working in the Food and Beverage outlets (Café, Market, and Snack Shack) will perform tasks in a professional manner with awareness and kindness towards guests and co-workers. We work on a foundation of collaboration, clear-communication, and creativity to maintain a healthy and sustainable work environment. Associates will always ensure that health and food safety standards are being met and maintain a clean image while performing their daily tasks.
Food & Beverage Front-of-House Associate:
Includes server and cashier position. Associates working in the Food and Beverage outlets (Café, Market, and Snack Shack) will perform tasks in a professional manner with awareness and kindness towards guests and co-workers. We work on a foundation of collaboration, clear-communication, and creativity to maintain a healthy and sustainable work environment. Associates will always ensure that health and food safety standards are being met and maintain a clean image while performing their daily tasks.
Gardenshop Team Member:
Gardenshop team members support the mission through exceptional services to our guests and by learning and sharing the stories of our makers. Responsible for operating the POS system accurately and efficiently, restocking merchandise in a timely fashion throughout the day, and opening and closing the shop. Gardenshop is a bustling place in the summer; team members walk as much as seven miles a day!
Interships for the current season will be posted below. Please check back for new openings.