Current Job openings

         The Cape Cod Maritime Museum is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Day Camp Counselor

Reports to: Camp Director and Assistant Camp Director

Work Dates: Mid-June thru August

Location: Hyannis, MA

Pay rate: $15.00 per hour, 32-36 hours per week


Assist in leading, instructing, and supervising campers (grades 4-7) in all areas of Marine Science and Maritime Curriculum and perform duties that are required by the Camp Director and Assistant Camp Director.  The camp runs out of the Cape Cod Maritime Museum and has direct access to Lewis Bay and the Nantucket Sound.      


Principle Duties:

  • Ensure and prioritize safety of all campers

  • Aide the Assistant Camp Director and Director in group management

  • Aide in administrative camp duties

  • Co-Teach all components of the STEM-based Marine Science and Maritime Curriculum (training provided).

  • Assist students in daily program classes and activities

  • Be actively involved in all program activities, leading and participating in recreational and instructional times as scheduled.

  • Assist with camp organization such as drop off/ pick up procedures

  • Assist with routine clean-up.  

  • Set-up and maintenance of site and program areas.

  • Perform direct supervision of children while involved in classes and activities (on- and off-site).



  • Preference for having or pursuing a degree in Marine Science, Biology, Education, Parks and Recreation, or related field.

  • Camp or Teaching experience preferred.

  • Must have the patience, understanding, flexibility, and energy to work with campers and staff.

  • Must demonstrate teaching skills and the ability to implement creative “hands-on” teaching methods.

  • Must be willing to sacrifice, adapt, and work hard as part of a team pursuing one common goal and objective.

  • CPR/First Aid Certified or willingness to receive certification before starting

  • Must be able to provide your own housing


To apply: send your resume and three references to  


Part-Time Front Desk Team Member

Reports to: Executive Director

Work hours: Fridays, 9:30am to 4:30pm (7 hours)

Location: Hyannis, MA

Pay rate: $15.00 per hour

Cape Cod Maritime Museum is looking for part-time front desk help. Responsibilities include opening and closing; transactions for admissions and gift store sales; closing out and reconciling end-of-day transactions; cleaning the museum interior and exterior exhibit spaces. Comfortable working with the public and greeting guests. No prior museum or retail experience required; we will train the right candidate. To apply send resume to