In response to COVID-19, the Antique Boat Museum has put an indefinite freeze on all new hires.
Reporting directly to the Museum Curator & Collections Manager with administrative oversight from the Executive Director, and working in coordination with the Director of Education, Maintenance and Operations Manager, and Volunteer Lead Captain, this position provides hands-on leadership, performance, and follow-through for all aspects of the daily operations of the ABM In-Water Fleet and boat shop programming based in the E.J. Noble Historic Stone Building and Mary Street Shop. The Master Boatwright will be responsible for reestablishing the boat building school and/or a series of classes pertaining to classic craftsmanship and traditional boat building skills. The Master Boatwright must possess good communication skills along with the aptitude to teach your skills to volunteers, apprentices, and the general public. Must be comfortable working in full public view, interfacing and interpreting to visitors daily during the open season. Schedule will include special events and weekends during open season, and transitioning to M-F schedule during the closed season.
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Please submit your cover letter, resume, two writing samples, and three references to Debbie Putnam at email@example.com. This position will remain open until filled.