Staff Positions

NOTICE | COVID-19 Coronavirus Update

Due to the uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 situation, Maine Maritime Academy is suspending most hiring until further notice.  Only mission-critical positions shall be filled. These positions are clearly identified below in the status field for each.


Third Mate - TSSOMInterviewing, No Longer Accepting Applications
Temporary Assistant Sailing CoachHiring - Accepting Applications
CPMD Lead Instructor/Course Developer - DeckHiring Postponed until Further Notice
Cruise Technology Support TechnicianHiring On Hold, Still Accepting Applications
Temporary 3rd MateHiring On Hold, Still Accepting Applications
Women's Soccer Coach - Student-Athlete Affairs CoordinatorHiring Postponed until Further Notice
Assistant Director of Residential LifeHiring Postponed until Further Notice
Assistant Director of Student ActivitiesHiring Postponed until Further Notice
Company OfficerHiring Postponed until Further Notice
Class Officer - 2 year positionHiring Postponed until Further Notice


Campus Safety Officer
Engine Maintenance Assistant, Fall 2020Still Hiring & Accepting Applications
EMS Rehabilitation OfficerStill Hiring & Accepting Applications
Firefighting Assistant InstructorsStill Hiring & Accepting Applications
Fire Fighting Safety OfficerStill Hiring & Accepting Applications
Instructors - Continuing Professional Mariner DevelopmentStill Hiring & Accepting Applications
Licensed Duty Officer (in port)Still Hiring & Accepting Applications


None at this time

ONGOING (Accepting Applications)

Hiring for these positions is postponed until further notice.
Clerical Pool
Temporary Utility Worker Pool (various departments)
On-Call Nurse

How to Apply

Interested individuals should submit the following documents in a single email to (in the subject line of your email, please write your name and the position for which you are applying):

  • Cover Letter
  • CV/Résumé
  • Completed MMA Application*
  • Copies of applicable professional certifications and/or licenses
  • Unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (faculty applicants only, unless otherwise specified)
    • For all faculty appointments, official college transcripts must be received prior to a formal offer being made for employment.
  • 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.

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.