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Rooster Brother has openings in the Coffee and Specialty Food/Deli departments. Go to and click on the employment tab on the top right for job description and application. Or come into the store at 29 Main Street to pick one up.



Housekeeper Positions Seasonal housekeeper positions are available starting May 1st, at a private estate in Seal Harbor. Pay commensurate with experience. 6-day workweek. One position is 6-8 hours per day. One position is 8 hours per day, 2-10 pm. Can accommodate working 6 months but also can consider June, July, and August. Please fax or email your resume or letter of intent to 207 276 0912 or [email protected] . Must be able to pass a background check.



Crew position on yacht in Seal Harbor May to Nov. $750 p/w. About 32 hrs of work in 6 days. Must be fit and pleasant. Drivers license. You can’t teach good company. Email resume to [email protected] or call 207-232-8770


Server/Steward for Private Yacht in Seal Harbor $850 per week. 6 nights per week 6:00p,-10:00pm on average. Position runs May-November 2022. Responsibilities to include: Working with the Chef and crew to serve the owners and guest dinner nightly on the yacht with occasional dinners at the owner’s residence, and island picnics. Assisting in the galley with washing dishes, and overall clean up nightly. Providing exceptional service under any circumstances. Previous fine dining experience is ideal but not required. Previous server experience is required. Positive attitude and astute cleanliness is required. C19 vaccination required. Email resume to: [email protected] or call 207-232-8770



Mussel Aquaculture company offering fulltime part time seasonal opportunities. Competitive pay, no experience necessary. Work is on the water in the MDI area. 207-266-4321 or 266-1250



Looking for a reliable and dependable daytime caregiver for 28year old male for muscular disorder. Help needed Monday, Wednesday Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Total of 40hours a week. Duties include feeding, transfer from wheel chair and toileting, as well as transport to appointments. Also looking for a nighttime care giver 7 days a week in exchange for rent with similar duties. Please call 207-460-3000 or 207-610-2289.


Looking for a reliable, hardworking person with an eye for detail to do cleaning and laundry in a private home in Northeast Harbor. Person should work well independently or as a team. All supplies provided. Competitive pay. Start date 4/1/22. End date 11/15/22. Please call 207-460-6500 for more details.


Edgewater Motel & Cottages ~ Immediately seeking a part time housekeeper Fri. through Mon. Great atmosphere and work environment, $22.50 per hour. Helpful if applicant is a team player, self-motivated, pays attention to detail and takes overall pride in work. Needed now through Oct. Please call 207-288-3491


Year round, full time, Groundskeeper wanted for property in Northeast Harbor. Applicant should be hardworking with an eye for detail and have a valid drivers license. Salary commensurate with experience. Please call 460-2801 or email at [email protected] for additional details.


Bowden & Son and Bowden & Son Disposal are looking for full or part time laborers and drivers for both companies. Drivers must have a class B license. Contact Greg at 326-9003


Outdoor Work Potential to earn $200-$300 per day or more. Must be fit enough to do moderate to heavy labor. Must have own transportation. Call Mark: 207-460-6469


Cleaner wanted for cottage turn-over between tenants for 3 small rental cottages near Hancock Point, Saturdays between 9am and 3pm, July – mid September Winter closing. Bathroom, kitchen, and floors, no laundry. You can see the cottages at our website Email [email protected] or phone/text 978-204-0740.


Martha’s Diner Looking for line cook and waitstaff, see Peter or Martha.



Wanted Gardeners. Part time or full time. Seasonal employment April to November. Teambuilding, need fresh players. Motivated outdoorsmen/woman. Pay rate appropriate to experience/knowledge.


Red Sky Restaurant interviewing for kitchen staff. AM and PM available, full or part time. Competitive pay, experience helpful. Call or text James 207-266-2220.


Wanted Lawncare Workers. Looking for a few good people. Strong, dependable, trustworthy. Mowing, trimming, light duty. Part time or full time. Call 667.7333.


Mechanic Full or part time mechanic for independent garage in downtown Blue Hill Maine. References required. Competitive wages. Experience necessary. Please drop off resume at Blue Hill Garage, 98 Maine Street. Blue Hill Maine or call 207-374-5575.



Haynes Bros. in Northeast Harbor is looking for an experienced carpenter. The position is full-time, year-round, however willing to provide some flexibility. Competitive pay based on experience. Benefits include paid holidays, vacation time, and bonus. Call 207-460-0253 for more info or to set up an interview.



HELP WANTED Wanted to hire- boat boy or boat girl. To operate 40 foot motor launch about average of 3 hours per trip , 3 to 4 times per week depending on weather. Home port Northeast Harbor for older couple. Salary- $500 to $700 per week for 9 weeks starting July 1 through August 31, 2022. Please respond with your credentials to [email protected] or call 215-435-1495


ELCO Electric is accepting applications for Maine Licensed Electrician’s and Helper’s to work on the new Sumner High School in Sullivan, Maine. Full time employment. Immediate openings available. Benefits include full paid Medical, Holiday, Vacation and Retirement. Sign On Bonus – ‘$500.00 power tool kit’. Please call ELCO Electric at 207-942-4659 for an application and interview.



Bar Harbor Tour Guides-hiring NOW If you’re looking for a fun, mostly outdoor job, come guide with us! We are looking for part-time guides May-October, no experience necessary as we will train the right people. This role pays a wage and guides also earn tips from our guests, averaging at least $35. per hour. Tours last just 2-3 hours/day so you can keep other commitments. Must be energetic, able to comfortably walk 1.5 miles, love people, learn some information to share and enjoy Bar Harbor! Send us your resume ([email protected]) We would love to speak to you right away.




House Wine Shop is seeking part time seasonal help. Evenings. Apply in person. Wine knowledge is helpful. 227a Main St., Bar Harbor.


Gardener/Landscaper. Spring has sprung! We’re looking for those who want to work outside, on Mount Desert Island, to start immediately. We need versatile people ready to rake, blow, sweep, stake, weed, plant, water, lift, and generally encourage and cajole nature to a higher cultivated plain we call Mosswald. Please call or email for more information. 207-266-9380, 207-664-3920, [email protected]


Wanted Gardeners. Part time or full time. Seasonal employment April to November. Teambuilding, need fresh players. Motivated outdoorsmen/woman. Pay rate appropriate to experience/knowledge. Call 667-7333.





A.C. Parsons Landscaping & Garden Center is hiring landscape foreman, gardeners and greenhouse workers for the busy 2022 season. Excellent starting pay. Please apply online @ or stop in to our office to apply. 71 Richtown Road, West Tremont.




HEALTHCARE – SEVEN ANGELS, LLC is currently seeking positive, reliable, team-oriented individuals to join our team! At Seven Angels we provide home and community-based services for all ages. DSP’s, PSS’s, and CRMA’s are required and Seven Angels will provide those qualifications to dedicated employees. Healthcare is changing!! Seven Angels strives to integrate our clients into the community (swimming, art classes, volunteering, hiking, and more)! We have full time and part time positions available at a competitive pay. Hours may include days, evenings and weekends and nights. If you’re looking for a fun, rewarding career please submit an application! CALL: 207-422-9112 or EMAIL: [email protected]





Kneisel Hall is seeking a Cook to prepare meals for students and staff who live on Kneisel Hall campus during the summer. The Cook also manages the overall running of the kitchen and dining hall, and supervises kitchen assistants. This is a 11-week seasonal contract position from mid-June to end of August each year. Great pay. For more information please contact [email protected]


Galyn’s Restaurant – Bar Harbor accepting applications for 2022 season, April – Nov. All positions. Send resume to: [email protected] or PO Box 411, Bar Harbor, ME 04609.


FULL AND PART TIME GARDENERS FOR THE SEASON to join our caretaking team on 7 acre waterside estate near Hulls Cove. One position could be good part time job for college student. All basic gardening responsibilities. Must be dependable, willing to take ownership in responsibilities, some experience preferred, and have transportation. 713-303-1665 or 713-303-0890


Landscape Design & Construction firm now hiring for several immediate professional and field positions. Project Manager, Landscape Designer, Foreman, Laborers full and part time. Pay ranges from $20-$40/hour depending on position and experience. Excellent benefits for full time positions with year round commitment. Knowledge in site and landscape work a must. Please send resume to [email protected]



Experienced caregiver wanted by resident of Bar Harbor for overnight caregiving in private home.. Please call 207-812-1182



Housekeeping services needed: weekly Saturday turnover for elderly couple in Lamoine. 813-815-2974 or 207-610-0114


Babysitter needed in Lamoine. 4, 6 & 8 years old, July 11-15 9-2/3. $20/HR. Week prior and after, hours and days will vary. 813-381-52974.



Carpenter/Roofer Wanted Blue Hill Peninsula. Text 207-479-3401.Good pay for good work.


Busy Real Estate and Vacation Rental office looking for a YR, full time office assistant Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm. Applicants must have a basic knowledge of office procedures, good communication/customer service skills. Willing to train the right person. Pay based on experience. Please contact Compass Point Real Estate. Email: [email protected] Phone: 207-374-5300


Hansen’s Outpost Bass Harbor. Your local Irving C-Store is hiring Cashiers & Cooks. Competitive wages. Sign on bonus. 207-546-1825 or 207-244-9751




Percy L. Brown & Son Inc. Is hiring the following positions: Plumbing-Heating-Propane Technicians $25 to $40 per hour – Plumbers Helper wanted $15 to $25 per hour – Portable Toilet Technician $15 to $25 per hour – Propane & Fuel oil delivery drivers $25 to $30 per hour. Pay based on experience. IRA – Health Insurance – Company Vehicle. Sign on bonus. [email protected] Deer Isle 207-348-2247


















Family Roofing & Construction is looking for talented, knowledgeable, competent people involved in the construction industry. Must have a license and vehicle. Job sites should always be clean. Must be able to use all power and hand tools safely. $500 sign on bonus after 90 days. For more information contact David or Katelin at (207)963-4177











Gardener needed for waterside garden in the Fernald Point area. Care of perennials, ferns and hydrangeas, two to three times a week. Watering, weeding, pruning, spraying for deer etc. Please email if interested: [email protected]





Now Hiring Skilled Carpenters and carpenter helpers/laborers for full, seasonal, or part-time work with a small, friendly, outfit. Flexible hours and good pay. but good character and reliability a must. Call 266-6024 and leave a clear message.



LIFEGUARD at a beautiful outdoor pool in Winter Harbor. Late June – Labor Day. Lifeguard certification required, but will train qualified applicant. Competitive pay. Call 667-7072 or e-mail [email protected]


Sleigh Bell Shoppe wanting to hire enthusiastic sales person. 3-4 days a week, willing to train, will need to cook and prep lobsters for sale also. Call 266-4379 ask for Annette.


Cranberry Isles Fishermen’s Co-op has two dock hand positions PT-FT now thru Dec. Commute with us by boat from SW Harbor to Little Cranberry Island. $20/hr. Call Heath @ 244-5438, leave message.


Harbor House Children’s Center is looking for someone to work with children ages 6 months-2 years old. Responsibilities include maintaining a safe and caring environment in the program, supervising activities and communicating effectively with parents and other staff. Must be 18 or older, hold a valid driver’s license and provide references. Interested applicants should contact Pam Reed at 207-244-9824 or email [email protected]





Geddy’s Down-Under (below Geddy’s) and Geddy’s By The Sea (beside Geddy’s) are now hiring Sales Associates for the season! PT/Full time available. Please apply online at or stop by the restaurant and grab an application and speak with Ben, our GM. We want you to join our fun team! Excellent pay/great place to work .Housing may be available, please inquire when you come in for an application.




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