Herreshoff Marine Museum

Summer Boat Building Instructor

Contact Kirk Cusic at 401-396-5834 or by email for more information and to apply.

The Herreshoff Marine museum is hiring a Summer Boat Building Instructor for 2024. The boat building instructor works with 10 high school students to build a boat over a 5-week period in July and August. This will be the 8th year that the museum has offered this program through its partnership with the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • • College Degree or equivalent
  • • Previous boat building or relevant work experience
  • • Previous experience teaching and instructing youth
  • • Strong leadership ability, work ethic and communication skills
  • • CPR and First Aid Certification
  • • Highest ethics and background check