Able Seafarer - TSSOM - Summer 2024Accepting Applications
Assistant Training Officer: Deck - TSSOM - Summer 2024Accepting Applications
Assistant Training Officer: Engine - TSSOM - Summer 2024Accepting Applications
Watch Officer: Deck - TSSOM - Summer 2024Accepting Applications
Watch Officer: Engine - TSSOM - Summer 2024Accepting Applications
Ship's NurseAccepting Applications
Ship's PhysicianAccepting Applications

How to Apply

Interested individuals should submit the following documents using our Employee Document Upload Form:

  • Cover Letter
  • CV/Résumé
  • Completed MMA Application*
  • Copies of applicable professional certifications and/or licenses including MMC, TWIC, and Medical Certificate
    • For the MMC, all we need are the pages listing your credentials and endorsements. We do not need the first page of your MMC until an offer of employment is made.
  • Contact information for at least three professional references
  • Completed MMA Application Checklist
  • MMA Self-Identification Form (attach as separate document)

Do Not Send Personally Identifiable Information (PII) by email.

*Pages 2 and 3 of the MMA Application must be signed and dated by hand or signed electronically using an electronic signature verification service. Electronic signatures, to include images of hand-written signature, will not be accepted unless so verified.


All offers are made contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background investigation. Individuals cruising onboard our ships are also required to undergo a pre-employment drug-screening.

Employee Document Upload Form

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.


MMA is unable at this time to sponsor visas.  We welcome foreign nationals with valid U.S. work authorization to apply.