Find a job in Maine’s outdoor industry

Maine’s outdoor industry includes entrepreneurs, gear builders, guides, advocates, stewards, designers, engineers, tinkers and thinkers — all-around awesome people who are pros at blurring the line between work and play. Join us.

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Featured Jobs

WinterKids
Administrative & Volunteer Coordinator

Full time

$40-48,000 Depending on Experience

Posted on Sep 17, 2022

WinterKids is the only nonprofit in Maine and New Hampshire dedicated to increasing outdoor physical activity in children and families primarily during our longest, most sedentary season. We are seeking an Administrative & Volunteer Coordinator to join our team. Our team works hard and has fun!

Outdoor Sport Institute
Outdoor Access, Education, and Capacity Building Team Member

Full time

$50,000/year

Posted on Sep 16, 2022

The Outdoor Sport Institute (OSI) has an immediate opening for a full-time team member based in Maine’s Katahdin Region. This person will work intimately with communities and stakeholders across the region to fulfill OSI’s mission of building resilience in people and communities through human powered outdoor recreation.  

Maine Fly Company
Fly Rod Builder

Full time, Entry Level

Posted on Aug 30, 2022

The purpose of this position is to build fly rods for Maine Fly Company.  You will be responsible for building fly rods in our current line ups, custom fly rods, aiding in prototyping, Landlocks and basic fly rod repairs are all part of this position.

Alpenglow Adventure Sports
Outdoor Equipment Sales Associate

Part time, Entry Level

$13.00 - 15.00 / hour plus access to pro-purchase and course discounts

Posted on Aug 30, 2022

Alpenglow Adventure Sports is seeking energetic, out-going, and self-starting individuals with knowledge of outdoor gear to work in retail locations in Orono and Bar Harbor, ME. The position involves retail sales and climbing school reservations.

Sea Bags Inc
Multimedia Designer & Art Director

Full time

Posted on Aug 30, 2022

Sea Bags is searching for a creative and collaborative Multimedia Designer & Art Director to become part of their Marketing & Ecommerce team.

LL Bean
Senior Procurement Agent

Full time

Posted on Aug 30, 2022

We invite you to be part of our team of trailblazers dedicated to helping people discover and enjoy the outside. Come join us. Because on the inside we’re all outsiders. And if it’s outside, we’re all in.

The Chewonki Foundation
Associate Director of Admissions

Full time

Posted on Aug 30, 2022

The Associate Director of Admissions supports the admissions office in all aspects of student recruitment, marketing, admissions, and enrollment for Chewonki, with a primary focus on our two signature school programs, Maine Coast Semester at Chewonki and Chewonki Elementary and Middle School.

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“THE NUMBER ONE REASON TO LIVE IN MAINE IS THE OUTSTANDING QUALITY OF LIFE. IT’S HARD TO BEAT IF YOU LOVE THE OUTDOORS, BEING ACTIVE AND HAVING FOUR SEASONS.”

-Bill Yeo, Retail Manager of L.L.Bean’s Outdoor Discovery School

TYPES OF CAREERS

PRODUCT DESIGN + DEVELOPMENT

Maine’s outdoor heritage and culture of innovation has spawned dozens of outdoor equipment and apparel manufacturers with jobs available in production, stitching, design, and engineering.

MARKETING + SALES

Marketing and sales roles promoting outdoor gear and experiences are the most in-demand jobs in Maine’s outdoor industry according to a recent MOB member survey.

GUIDING + OUTFITTING

Prefer to be closer to the action? Maine is home to hundreds of guiding companies, organizations, and entrepreneurs that lead recreation trips and teach outdoor skills.

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Find more jobs in Maine’s outdoor
industry with MOB members:

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Sterling
Multiple Positions
Sea Bags Inc
Multiple Positions
Salt Pump Climbing Co
Multiple Positions
Northern Outdoors
Multiple Positions
Maine Kayak
Multiple Positions
Hyperlite Mountain Gear Inc
General Application
Freedom Boat Club
Multiple Positions
Avid 4 Adventure
Multiple Positions
Alpenglow Adventure Sports
Multiple Positions
Acadia Mountain Guides
Multiple Positions
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Featured Educational Partner

Are you looking for something that combines your passion for the great outdoors with a valuable skill set that’ll allow you to manage — or start your own — four-season outdoor recreation-related businesses?

The University of Maine Farmington Outdoor Recreation Business Administration (ORBA) Program is one of the only undergraduate outdoor recreation business focused programs in the country. Graduates work for companies like L.L.Bean, Old Town Canoe, Hyperlite Mountain Gear, Garmin, Sugarloaf Mountain, and more.

ORBA is an innovative academic program with a broad four-season focus and an emphasis on business, with substantial coursework in outdoor recreation — including areas like snow sports, the river industry, adventure sports, hiking and camping, golf, and inland fishing. Check Out The ORBA Program

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