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Lyman-Morse employees are some of the world's finest boatbuilders and craftsmen

Lyman-Morse offers employees competitive wages and excellent benefits. Benefits include vacation time, health insurance, and 401K. We are always looking for skilled, experienced and enthusiastic people to expand our talented and creative workforce.


Download an Application or stop by either our Camden or Thomaston location during regular business hours:

  • Thomaston:
    Monday – Friday
    84 Knox Street
  • Camden:
    Monday – Friday
    59 Sea Street

Apply By Mail

Send application (include resumé if desired) to:
84 Knox Street
Thomaston, Maine 04861

Apply By Email

Send application (attach resumé if desired) to:


Current Openings

Administrative Assistant/Receptionist – Camden
Lyman-Morse at Wayfarer in Camden is looking for a full-time administrative assistant/receptionist to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a good mix of customer service and administrative skills and be experienced with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Microsoft Excel. Attention to detail and strong people skills are a must. The candidate must be flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions. Compensation is based on experience.

Marine Designer – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston is looking for a skilled marine designer to join its expanding design department. Five years of experience required. Must be proficient drawing with AutoCAD and modeling with SolidWorks. Knowledge working with Rhino and MicroStation a plus. Applicant should have practical sailing and boating experience.

Service Carpentry Foreman – Thomaston 
Lyman-Morse in Thomaston is looking for a service carpentry foreman to support the service yard. The ideal candidate would be an experienced industry professional who is proficient with Excel, Email, MS Office Suite, estimating, budgets, and supervising a wide array of yacht service-related projects. Must have good communication skills and ability to interact with customers, employees, and other supervisors.

Hydraulics Department – Thomaston 
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston is looking for a full-time experienced hydraulics person to work in the new build department. Must have knowledge of instrumentation techniques, basic understanding of electronics, hydraulics, fluid connectors, fittings, and ability to read assembly drawings and hydraulics schematics as well as troubleshooting, test failures, and assist in corrective action.

Millwrights/Welders/Fabricators – Thomaston 
Lyman-Morse Fabrication is looking for experienced millwrights, welders, and fabricators to start immediately. Minimum of 3 years experience preferred.

Composites Department – Thomaston 
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston is looking to fill immediate positions. Experience in open and close molding, vacuum bagging and infusion is preferred. Basic experience would be considered if open to additional training.

Marine Systems – Camden and Thomaston
We are seeking Marine Systems Technicians for our Thomaston and Camden location. Looking for people with experience in all phases of plumbing & electrical systems as well as diesel & gas engines. ABYC Certification a plus. 5 + years of experience preferred.

Electronics Technician – Camden and Thomaston
We are seeking an Electronics Technician for our Camden or Thomaston locations. Prefer ABYC and NMEA certifications.

Yard Crew –  Camden and Thomaston
Lyman-Morse in Thomaston and Lyman-Morse at Wayfarer are each looking for a yard crew person. Travelift operation experience is required. Hydraulic trailer and mechanical background a plus.

Finishing Department – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston and Lyman-Morse at Wayfarer in Camden are looking for a full-time finish person to work in both the service and new build departments. This person will be responsible for all the surface preparations and coatings including fairing, sanding, painting, and other finishing procedures on boats and small parts. The products can range from epoxy to polyurethanes, varnish, and other marine finishing products. Applications are done by brush as well as spraying. Experience required: 2-5 years of marine painting experience, may substitute high-end automotive prep and finish experience. Also working knowledge of airless pumps and traditional spray methods.

Environmental Health & Safety Manager – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding has an opening for an Environmental Health & Safety Manager to oversee the safety and environmental health of its three facilities. Responsibilities will encompass ensuring that our workplaces are safe and secure for all workers, visitors, and other personnel; compliance with federal and state regulations; regular inspections of all sites and workplaces; regular safety meetings; new employee orientations, safety training, and coordination with workers compensation carrier. The position will report to the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer and includes one direct report.

Yacht Brokers – Newport, RI, and Camden, ME
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding is seeking ambitious and experienced full-time brokers to immediately join the Rhode Island- and Maine-based sales teams. Candidates should have proven yacht sales experience, a book of clients, and 3+ years experience selling recreational yachts 40′ or larger. These people will be charged with maintaining existing clients and developing longstanding relationships with yacht owners and prospective buyers. Service and new build marketing will be part of the sales mix. Candidates must be able to work independently as well as interface with project and yard managers. Integrity and attention to detail are essential.

Building high-end vessels, for both power and sail, has afforded Lyman-Morse a strong reputation for excellence throughout the world, attracting customers interested in quality and thoughtful work. Lyman-Morse offers a competitive compensation package and a great opportunity to grow with an exciting company committed to cutting-edge technologies, Maine ingenuity, and a worldwide presence. Our offices in Camden, Maine, and Newport, Rhode Island, offer great exposure and opportunities to cultivate a strong customer base.

CNC Operator – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston is looking for a full-time CNC operator to join its CNC division. The CNC operator is expected to cycle parts in and out of CNC machines reliably, quickly, while holding the tight tolerance the job demands. He/she must have a “can do” attitude to go above and beyond to ensure that the work produces consistent quality. He/she maintains safe working practices, ensuring that the company and customers’ needs are satisfied in an efficient and professional manner. Position includes extensive periods of standing, lifting, and walking around machines as well as climbing into and around confined spaces and onto heights to fit CNC cut parts.

Key responsibilities:

  • Set up, adjust, and operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations.
  • Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, or materials onto/into machines.
  • Measure, examine, and inspect completed parts to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications using precision instruments such as micrometers, calipers, and gauges.
  • Control coolant systems, oil levels, and other cutting fluids required by job.
  • Change cutting tools as needed.