Join Our Crew

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

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

Service Foreman – Thomaston 
Lyman-Morse in Thomaston is looking for a service 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. Email resumes to

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.

Canvas Fabricator – Camden
Lyman-Morse at Wayfarer in Camden is looking for a Canvas Fabricator to join our busy shop.  A successful candidate would be proficient in canvas fabrication including dodgers, Biminis, enclosures, repairs and cushions.

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.

Varnish Department – Thomaston and Camden
Lyman-Morse in Thomaston and Lyman-Morse in Camden are looking for people with all levels of marine experience applying varnish by brush as well as other coatings on boats and small parts. Work would be in both our service and new build departments.

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.

Quality Systems Manager – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse Fabrication has a full-time Quality Systems Manager position available. This person will maintain established quality standards and assist with the implementation of a system that conforms to ISO 9001:2015. Primary responsibilities are to carry out all inspections and tests laid out in the quality plans and input the results on both written forms and a computer database. Excellent communication skills are a must as well as a keen attention to detail. Must be able to work with appropriate PPE and in and around machinery safely. Email resumes to

Spray Finisher – Thomaston
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston is looking for a spray finisher, a full-time position responsible for all surface preparations and coatings on vessels, including fairing, sanding, painting, and other finishing procedures. Coatings are applied to topsides, underwater hulls, interiors, tanks, and other areas. The products used include epoxy, polyurethanes, varnish, and other marine finishing products.

Experience required:

  • 2-5 years of marine painting experience (may substitute high-end automotive prep and finish experience)
  • Working knowledge of airless pumps and traditional spray methods
  • Knowledge of the proper set up, use, cleaning, and breakdown of pumps and equipment
  • Basic mathematic skills
  • Ability to read and understand mixing formulas and paint manufacturers’ product data sheets
  • Willingness to maintain a safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures as well as extensive knowledge of these procedures in boatyard and industrial environments.