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

Lyman-Morse has a 42-year reputation of crafting some of the finest yachts in the world. We are a family owned company that puts our heart and soul into everything we create. This long heritage has been made possible by the incredible team of employees who have made our company what it is today.

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

Application

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

  • Thomaston:
    Monday – Friday
    7am-3:30pm
    84 Knox Street
  • Camden:
    Monday – Friday
    8am-3:30pm
    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:
steph@lymanmorse.com

Current Openings

CNC Programmer – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse in Thomaston is looking to add a person to our CNC Department. This person would cycle parts in and out of CNC machines reliably and quickly, while holding the tight tolerance the job demands. This person must have a “can do” attitude to go above and beyond to ensure that the work produces consistent quality. Extensive periods of time spent standing, lifting, and walking around machines as well as climbing into and around confined spaces and onto heights to fit CNC-cut parts is required. Programming experience is preferred but we are willing to train. Must be able to work overtime when necessary and be willing to work in other departments as needed. 

Administrative Assistant/Customer Service Specialist – Camden
Lyman-Morse in Camden is looking for a full-time Administrative Assistant/Customer Service Specialist to join their 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 in a very busy and exciting environment. Compensation is based on experience.

Yard Crew/Travelift Operator – Camden
Lyman-Morse in Camden is seeking an experienced person to work in the yard hauling crew. This person should have several years of experience in hauling, blocking, and setting down small to large power and sail boats. Travelift experience is required for this position. Hydraulic Brownell trailer experience is desired, and a mechanical background is preferred. Familiarity with ABYC Standard TY 28 is a plus.

Millwrights/Welders/Fabricators – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse Fabrication is looking for experienced site workers for a 2-3 month project, starting immediately. Minimum of three years experience preferred. Long hours and per diem available.

CAD Technician – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse Fabrication is seeking a CAD technician to join our team. Job responsibilities include assisting in the design of bespoke metal items and supplying shop drawings to fabricators; assisting manager with proposals and bids for new projects; performing site visits and taking accurate measurements of proposed projects for design. Additional responsibilities include communicating with customers, project managers, and other employees; assisting with quality control of projects in process.

Required experience includes five years of experience in CAD with SolidWorks and AutoCAD; previous experience with metalwork and reading architectural, shop, and machine drawings; familiarity with software systems, including Excel, Word, and the use of email. Valid driver’s license required. Must be able to use mathematics for calculations and layout purposes and work in a fast-paced setting and in many different work environments. Knowledge of boating and yacht construction, industrial metal fabrication, and understanding of welding and welding symbols desired. Previous work with exotic metal fabrication (aluminum, stainless, bronze, titanium, etc.) a plus.

Canvas Shop Manager – Camden
Lyman-Morse in Camden is looking for a Canvas Shop Manager to join our busy shop. A successful candidate would be proficient in canvas fabrication including dodgers, biminis, enclosures, repairs, and cushions. This person should also have experience with estimating and scheduling work.

Finish Carpenters – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse has openings at our Thomaston and Camden locations for finish carpenters in both our new construction and service yard departments. House carpenters are urged to apply. Marine experience a plus but not required.

Composites Foreman – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse in Thomaston is looking to add a Composites Foreman to our team of skilled craftsmen in the Composites Division. As the Composites Foreman, you would be called upon to work closely with the team on the composites floor. You will ensure the team’s success through mentorship, clean and safe practices, and the flow of accurate information from design to build. You would also be responsible for implementing the schedule for each project. The Composites Foreman needs to be a detail-oriented person with a positive attitude to bring people together to meet their full potential. The Composites Foreman reports directly to the Composites Division Assistant Manager, working to make the success of the division a reality. Qualifications required, but not limited to, are knowledge of the following:

  • Open and closed molding
  • Resin infusions
  • Wet bagging
  • Hand lamination
  • Team management

Coatings Technician – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse has openings at our Thomaston and Camden locations for people with marine experience applying paint by brush as well as other coatings on boats and small parts. Work would be in both our service and new build departments.

Finishing Technician – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse has openings at our Thomaston and Camden locations for people with finish skills to work in both the service and new build departments. Work will consist of surface preparations and coatings including fairing, sanding, painting, and other finishing procedures on boats and small parts. The products used 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.

Marine Systems Technicians – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse is seeking Marine Systems Technicians for our Thomaston and Camden locations. Looking for people with experience in all phases of plumbing and electrical systems as well as diesel and gas engines. ABYC certification a plus. Five or more years of experience preferred.

Service Yard Managers – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding is looking for Service Yard Managers at our Thomaston and Camden locations. Applicants must have experience in the marine industry. Duties include customer relations, overseeing a crew, inspecting boats before delivery, helping move boats, scheduling work, and estimating projects. Must be able to use Excel, Word, and email.

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

Coatings Department Foreman – Camden
Lyman-Morse in Camden is looking for a full time Coatings Foreman. Experience with surface preparations and coatings, including fairing, sanding, painting, and other finishing procedures on boats and small parts is essential. This person must have the ability to run a crew and assist project managers in overseeing service and building projects. Knowledge of time management, estimating skills, use of Microsoft Office & Excel. The products can range from epoxy, polyurethanes, varnish, and other marine finishing products. Applications are done by brush as well as spraying. Experience required: 2-5 years marine painting experience, may substitute high-end automotive prep and finish experience. Working knowledge of airless pumps and traditional spray methods is also desirable.

Electronics Technician
Lyman-Morse is seeking an Electronics Technician. ABYC and NMEA certifications preferred.

Yacht Rigger
Lyman-Morse is seeking a person with 3 to 5 years of marine rigging experience to join its rigging department.