The Carpenter’s Boat Shop is hiring an Executive Director. Please read below and open the link for more information.

We are seeking a unique individual looking for a purpose driven and life fulfilling vocation. We are looking to hire someone who wishes to collaborate with a very capable staff team to provide spiritual guidance, leadership, and life skills to an apprentice community. For more than forty years, the Carpenter’s Boat Shop has provided an intentional community based on seven guiding principles of work, worship, study, service, personal re-creation, hospitality, and prayer. Housing is provided on the campus for all the full-time staff and their families. During weekdays, the staff and the apprentices live on our campus in the middle of the Pemaquid peninsula to build and restore wooden boats, share meals, to volunteer in the larger community, and to learn to live together. A successful candidate for this position will have a proven set of management skills that are outlined in the job description and will have ability to bring joy and wisdom into this residential setting. Please review the detailed job description inserted below and if you wish to apply please send a cover letter, resume and three references to [email protected] prior to October 28, 2019.    

Executive Director Job Description

The Carpenter’s Boat Shop is also looking for a full time live-in House Manager to coordinate cooking and residential life.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Cooking and facilitating all meals (Monday to Friday)
• Food purchasing and kitchen supplies
• Facilitating accommodations for visitors
• Coordinating hospitality for 3-day visitors
• Supporting staff and apprentices in fostering a community environment.

This is a full-time salaried position that also includes housing and meals, health insurance, pension plan, vacations, and sick time.

This position reports to the Executive Director.

Please review our complete job description: 

House Manager Job Description

Please reply with cover letter, resume and three references to: [email protected]