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Chief Mate - Schooner Bowdoin

Maine Maritime Academy | Castine, ME

Maine Maritime Academy
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Looking for a job with year-round benefits but 3 months off each year to sail the circuit?  Maine Maritime Academy in Castine, Maine is looking for a Chief Mate for the Schooner Bowdoin to work 9 months a year (March through November). 

Maine Maritime employees enjoy good wages and some of the best benefits in the state of Maine, including:

  • health, dental, and vision insurance
  • employer paid life insurance and long-term disability insurance
  • retirement plan with generous employer match
  • generous paid vacation, sick, and holiday time
  • tuition waiver for eligible dependents  

Castine is situated on a picturesque peninsula in the Penobscot Bay, a renowned sailing destination and home to more than 200 islands.

The Academy is only 40 miles from Bangor, Maine’s third largest city and home to Bangor International Airport.  It is less than 50 miles from Acadia National Park, where opportunities for outdoor exploration and adventure abound.

Employee must possess a minimum 100 Ton Mate US Coast Guard License, with Auxiliary Sail Endorsement, and be able to enter Canada.

Please visit for a complete job description and application instructions.


Tobacco-Free Notice

For the health and wellbeing of our community, the Maine Maritime Academy campus and vessels (ashore and afloat) are smoke- and tobacco-free as of August 1, 2016.

Equal Employment Opportunities

Maine Maritime Academy is an equal opportunity employer.  The Academy complies with federal and/or state law that prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, ancestry, marital status, disability, age, genetic information or veteran status.  The Academy provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals upon request. Women, minorities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.


Posted On: 2019-05-16 09:46:25
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Telecommute: No
Categories: Education, Marine Industries, Transportation
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Full Time
Pay Type: Annual Salary
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