Employment at Penobscot Marine Museum

We’d love to have you join our team at Penobscot Marine Museum! We have a variety of paid positions, volunteer openings, and internships. Please review the open positions and below and send us your resume. We’re an equal opportunity employer.

Store Associate

Penobscot Marine Museum seeks a Store Associate for the 2023 season, late June to late October. This position is likely the first person a Museum visitor meets, and is responsible for helping to create a wonderful and inviting visitor experience. Duties include: Greet...

Short-term Departmental Internships (unpaid)

The Penobscot Marine Museum offers unpaid internships for students looking to gain specific experiences in museum departments such as photo archives, curatorial, marketing, and museum education. Please contact Jeana Ganskop at jganskop@pmm-maine.org for more...

Interpreter (paid)

Interpretation is “an educational activity which aims to reveal meaning and relationships through the use of original objects, by firsthand experience, and by illustrative media, rather than simply to communicate factual information.” (Interpreting Our Heritage,...


Experience the interest and excitement of museum work, and help your favorite cultural institution! There are opportunities for volunteers in Administration, Development, Buildings and Grounds, the Library, Photography Archives, Interpreter Staff (docents) and more. We could use help in grounds maintenance and gardening, light construction, scanning photos, general office work, data entry and more. You’ll do necessary work and meet friendly, interesting people. We’ll set up a schedule that’s convenient for you. Contact Jeana Ganskop at jganskop@pmm-maine.org or 207-548-2529 extension 213.