Assistant Boatbuilder Job Description
Buffalo Maritime Center is seeking a full-time assistant boatbuilder with demonstrable wooden and contemporary boatbuilding skills.
The position requires dedication to BMC’s educational objectives and the maturity to lead volunteers of all skill levels in every aspect of building a quality 73’ replica of the historic 1825 Erie Canal Packet Boat, “Seneca Chief.” Using traditional wooden boatbuilding methods, including double-sawn locust frames with 2” larch planks, the three year process of building this boat will take place in the public eye with a volunteer crew who will be hands on participants during construction.
Requirements to apply:
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. This position is grant funded and may lead to a promotion to fulltime Master Boatbuilder/Educator position after the initial grant period.
To apply, please send cover letter, resume, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. No applications without cover letter will be reviewed.