Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Let’s Get Back to Work!

Job creation and securing the best candidate(s) to meet your business needs are key to Economic Recovery. In an effort to assist our membership with filling their full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions, this page has been created under the Economic Development section of our website.

Chamber members are welcome to email job fairs, employment open houses, and job listings to joanne@chincoteaguechamber.com for inclusion on this new resource page.


Education & Outreach

Veteran’s Community for Education & Outreach monthly meetings take place the first Thursday of each month from 10:30 am to 12:00pm at the Virginia Career Works Onley Center (VEC Office). Monthly Veteran Outreach Flyer

Job Fairs & Open Houses



Job Listings

Accomack County Public Schools – Hiring Teachers and Substitute Teachers. For more information, visit https://accomack.k12.va.us or call Clara Chandler, Director of Human Resources at 757-787-5754. Background checks are required. [Updated 5/16/2022]

Affordable Business Systems – is hiring for B2B Technology Sales. If you are looking for an opportunity to join a growing industry leader, please email your resume today deanw@absofficepros.com. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Aj’s on the Creek – We are very excited about the coming season and are looking for individuals to JOIN OUR TEAM. Waitstaff, Bussers, and individuals with culinary interests either “off the line” prep work or cooking on the line. Very competitive pay. Please inquire via Facebook or email blueseaandbird@gmail.com. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Assateague Adventures – Are you a motivated, hard-working individual looking for a fun, outdoor, summer job? Candidates must be eager to learn the areas nature, history and must enjoy working with the public. Must be comfortable leading groups of 2-8 guests on educational kayak tours. You will spend about 30 min setting up, 2.5 hours kayaking and 30 min putting gear away 5 days a week twice a day (depending on weather). This is a physically demanding job. Applicants must be able to lift and move heavy kayaks (50-60lbs), swim, paddle, and work outdoors in very hot and humid conditions. Learn more. Email resumes and interest to assateagueadventuresinfo@gmail.com. [Added 3/16/2022]

Assateague Explorer – hiring Nature Boat Tour Guides & Kayak Tour Guides – Assateague Island, VA nature cruise & kayaking to see wild horses, dolphins, eagles, shorebirds & more. Enjoy the islands near the beach. Flexible hours. April thru October. Energetic people with integrity can apply now. Enjoy this island job near the beach. Great Pay, Fun Job with Awesome Tips. If you are a good worker, honest, trustworthy and have good communication skills, call 757-894-2932 or email resume to info@assateagueexplorer.com. [Added 3/3/2022]

Best Western Chincoteague Island – Looking to add to our BWCI team: Auditor, Housekeeping, Maintenance, Front Desk. Offer vacation, quarterly bonus, & discounts. Hiring Now! To apply, message them on Facebook. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Bill’s PRIME Seafood & Steaks – Our busy upscale eatery is looking for all positions. Apply in person at Bill’s Prime Seafood & Steaks, 4040 Main Street, or email jobs@billsprime.com. [updated 2/12/2022]

BYOC Build Your Own Cookie – Are you looking for a fun place to work this Spring-Summer? If so, look no further. BYOC is hiring bakers and front-of-house employees at both locations (Ocean City, MD & Chincoteague, VA). If this interests you, please fill out the application. [Added 3/1/2022]

Channel Bass Inn – is hiring for a full-time Sous Chef, Inn Assistants and Housekeepers.  We have excellent starting wages in a great work atmosphere!  Flexible scheduling available for those looking for seasonal work. Employment application and return to billallman20@gmail.com [Added 3/7/2022]

Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel District – Accepting applications for Police Officer, Hourly Toll Collector, Emergency Crew Worker, Electrician, and Hourly Maintenance Worker. Applications may be obtained from the District’s personnel office from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, by telephone (757) 331-2960, or online at www.cbbt.com/employment.html. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Chincoteague Bay Field Station is currently hiring for Seasonal Food Service Team Members, Housekeepers, and Marine Science Camp Counselors. For more information and to apply, please visit our website cbfieldstation.org/employment. [Updated 3/2/2022]

Chincoteague Center – Hiring Rental Rep (1099 contract employee- assisting with cleaning and events). Work hours depend on the events scheduled. Weekend and evening hour availability is required to ensure a Center representative is onsite during events. Learn more. [Added 2/1/2022]

Chincoteague Inn Motel – hiring front desk associates. $11-14/hour. Email resume to InnOnMainCI@gmail.com

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge – is hiring 3-6 students ages 15-18 years old, whom might be interested in summer employment at Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge. Job Announcement Application Medical History Form [Added 5/20/2022]

Comfort Suites Chincoteague Island Bayfront Resort and the new Key West Cottages on the Chincoteague Bays – are hiring a Dual Property Sales Coordinator. What we are looking for: We’re looking for a go-getter who can seamlessly integrate with our team, is eager to learn about the business and can efficiently support the needs of our guests while generating the maximum revenue and profitability. We are looking for someone who has a great attention to detail, takes initiative, and enjoys the challenges of working in a fast-paced environment with a love for the community and hospitality. Be part of something great! JOIN OUR FAMILY and #DoWhatYouLoveAndCallItWork!! Employment Application [Added 3/21/2022]

Eastern Shore Community College – Current employment opportunities at YOUR Eastern Shore Community College include: Project Horizons Program Coordinator, Workforce Career and Credentials Coach, Trades Assistant, Adjunct Instructors, Security Officer, and Library Assistant/Evening Circulation Desk. Learn more [Updated 3/16/2022]

Eastern Shore Rural Health – ESRHS currently several open positions. For further information/qualifications and/or apply for these positions, visit our website www.esrh.org, click on the tab “Careers”. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Family Dollar Chincoteague Island – hiring a part-time Assistant Manager and a full-time Assistant Manager. Must have open availability. Applications are located at familydollar.com or candidates can come into the store to fill out an application on our system. [Added 3/14/2022]

Gary Howard Seafood – Hiring counter help. Must be 18 years of age. Starting pay is $12/hour. Contact them for more information. [Added 3/1/2022]

GSB Media – CTG Radio has an opening for a part-time weekend studio operator. Initial hours are Sundays 9:30am-12pm, with opportunity for additional hours and projects. $15/hour. Must be responsible, reliable, punctual and able to learn and operate computers and studio equipment. Previous experience is awesome but not required. Inquire by email to IWantAJob@CTGVariety.com. [Added 2/12/2022] 

Hampton Inn & Suites – Hiring Housekeepers. Apply in person at 4179 Main Street. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Iron Pony Adventure Park – Hiring High Ropes Challenge Course Attendant. In-person and virtual interviews begin early April. Mandatory onsite training for course certification will be conducted May 16-20 from 9am-5pm daily. This position manages the day-to-day operations and activities, of staff and guests, that take place on and around the High Ropes Challenge Course at Iron Pony Adventure Park. Seasonal – Full time/Part time (Late May – October). Private bookings & Special Holiday events may be scheduled in the off season. Applicants must be 18 years or older to apply. Prior high ropes and/or climbing experience preferred but not required. Must be comfortable at heights up to 36 feet. For full position details and to see if you qualify, please visit: www.ironponyci.com/employment [Updated 2/12/2022]

Key West Cottages on the Chincoteague Bay – Is looking to grow their team as they prepare to expand into a full resort. Competitive pay and flexible hours are available to the right person looking to join our company currently for housekeeping. Please apply in person at the Comfort Suites front desk or by emailing your resume to keywestcottages@gmail.com. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Lewis Home Solutions – hiring full-time Plumber and full-time Carpenter. Call Jessica @ 757-894-2807 or email jessicalewis@lewishomesolutions.org to schedule an interview. Paid leave package. Great pay ( based on experience). Work vehicle provided. Must had valid drivers license, 5 years or more experience and ability to perform all aspects of above listing. [Added 3/3/2022]

Marina Bay Hotel & Suites – hiring housekeeping, front desk, maintenance, and more. Contact Kevin Carr 757-336-3500.

Maui Jack’s Waterpark – to learn more about the following positions or to apply, please visit bwdc.com or email info@mauijacks.com
Shallow Water Lifeguard – The lifeguard position ensures the safety of pool and waterpark patrons and assists with aquatic programs and pool operation. Work is performed in shallow water pools (5ft depth or less) under the general supervision of Head Guards and a Manager. This seasonal position lasts from MAY until Labor Day weekend in SEPTEMBER. [Added 3/22/2002]

Waterpark Pool Attendant – The Pool Attendant position ensures the safety of pool and waterpark patrons and assists with aquatic programs and pool operation. Work is performed under the general supervision of Head Guards, Lifeguards and a Manager. This seasonal position lasts from MAY until Labor Day weekend in SEPTEMBER. [Added 3/22/2002]

Maintenance Technician – The Maintenance Technician position is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain property and equipment. Technicians ensure daily operational requirements are satisfied for optimal operational efficiency and exceeding customer guest expectation. This seasonal position lasts from APRIL until SEPTEMBER. [Added 3/22/2002]

Waterpark Groundskeeper – A groundskeeper’s responsibility is to perform a variety of indoor and outdoor cleaning activities such as sweeping, mopping, leaf blowing, and trash removal. Ensuring all indoor and outdoor areas are cared for and inspected according to park standards. This seasonal position lasts from MAY until SEPTEMBER. [Added 3/22/2002]

Cashier – Guest Service Specialists answer telephones, greet arriving guests, assign and inform guests of height restrictions, assist with cabana assignment and cleaning, and collect guest payment and billing information. Specialists answer guest requests for assistance and coordinate with management to fulfill guest requirements. This seasonal position lasts from MAY until Labor Day weekend in SEPTEMBER. [Added 3/22/2002]

McDonald’s – Offers flexible hours & competitive pay, educational assistance program, rewards & recognitions, paid training, McD Perks & McResource Line, free meals & uniforms. Text “VA347” to 38000 or email apply@welburnmanagement.com to apply. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Pico Taqueria – is looking for a few motivated individuals to work in the kitchen prepping and preparing the menu. Line cooks, prep cooks, DISHWASHERS, and taco builders. The positions are seasonal from May-October. Past kitchen experience helpful, but not necessary. You will be trained on your station/s. A Good attitude is a must! Please request an application here to be considered. [Added 3/11/2022]

Ray’s Shanty Restaurant – hiring all positions – kitchen line cooks, preppers, dishwashers, bussers, hosts, & wait staff. Hourly salary is commensurate with experience. [Updated 3/14/2022]

Ricky’s Seafood & Produce – hiring full-time and part-time help. Stop by at 7432 Beebe Road. [Added 5/13/2022]

Rommel’s Ace Hardware – Hiring part-time Retail Sales Associate in their Chincoteague location. High school or equivalent, 2 years customer service, and 2 years cash handling preferred. Apply through Indeed.com. [Added 2/12/2022]

Ropewalk Chincoteague – Hiring for bartenders, busers, bar back, cooks, and dishwashers with a polite and friendly attitude in a fast paced restaurant. Helping others in your work establishment. POS and some serving experience is required. Learn more. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Seaside Vacations & Sales – Hiring Cleaners and Vacation Rental Inspectors.
Cleaners: Seaside Vacations is looking for hardworking housekeepers for the Summer Season & beyond! Great Pay and Bonuses – $500 Signing Bonus! Join the fastest growing Team on the Island today! Setting up interviews ASAP, so don’t wait! Must have own transportation & pass a background check. Give us a call ~ we’ll keep you busy, and help you achieve YOUR goals! Email Lindsey@seasidevacations.rentals or call us at 757.336.7070 if you’d like to know more! Email Lindsey@seasidevacations.rentals or stop in for an application.
[Added 2/25/2022]

Inspectors: Looking to make some money and have some fun this Summer?! Seaside Vacations is looking for ‘Vacation Rental Inspectors’ – great pay & fun work environment. Help us make each and every home just perfect for our Guests this Summer. Must be detail-oriented, available weekends and have own transportation. Join the fastest growing Vacation Rental/Real Estate Brokerage on the Shore! We offer competitive pay & bonuses – background check required. Email Lindsey@seasidevacations.rentals or call us at 757.336.7070 if you’d like to know more! Email Lindsey@seasidevacations.rentals or stop in for an application. [Added 2/25/2022]

Steamer’s Restaurant and Sports Bar – now accepting applications for all restaurant and bar positions. Competitive wages with benefits and flexible schedule. Email IWantAJob@SteamersChincoteague.com. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Steve’s II Express – hiring a full-time Customer Service Associate. $12/hr. Responsibilities include deli and cashier work, stocking coolers, putting out weekly stock, and keeping store clean and organized. Must by 21+ years old. We are a team work company. Drop resume off at 6761 Maddox Blvd. [Added 4/6/2022]

Sysco Eastern MarylandCareer opportunities are always available at careers.sysco.com. [Added 2/12/2022]

Sun Outdoors Chesapeake Outdoors / Tall Pines Harbor Campground – Hiring Housekeepers (March – October Full time) and Front Desk Agent/Guest Services Agent (March – October Full time). Apply at www.bwdc.com. [Added 2/18/2022]

The Brant Gift Shop – Hiring full-time, part-time, and seasonal workers. If you’re energetic, dependable, and want to make some money this summer, please call 757-336-5531 and ask for Ms. June or come on in and see us during store hours Mon-Sun, 10am – 5pm. Look forward to meeting you! [Added 3/11/2022]

The Marina Restaurant – Currently accepting applications for experienced Line Cooks. Full and Part-time positions available, wages starting at $15 per hour!
Come join the Captain’s Cove Family. Under the direction of award-winning Chef Jeff Landry, the Marina Restaurant fosters an atmosphere of creativity, culinary curiosity, and learning. Grow with us! Applications can be found at the link below or by stopping by. Apply now. [Updated 2/12/2022]

The Village Restaurant – hiring experience kitchen staff. Must have prior kitchen experience, be available to work morning prep shifts and afternoon dinner shifts, have knowledge in sanitary food preparation and cooking, and able to work weekends, holidays, and as needed. Send resume to: the_village_restaurant@hotmail.com or contact Jon or Lisa at 757-336-5120. [Added 3/2/2022]

Toms Cove Aqua Farms – hiring a clam and/or oyster shucker. Apply now. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Tom’s Cove Park – Hiring all positions with flexible work schedule. Competitive salary. Come work for Virginia’s finest camping facility. Season begins March 1st. Apply at campground or call 757-336-6498 for more information. [Updated 2/12/2022]

Town of Chincoteague – Is currently interviewing Part-time Trolley Drivers for the coming season. Applicants must have a CDL with Passenger endorsement. Positive work environment. Competitive salary. Submit a completed employment application from the town website or obtain one from the Town office. Additional information can be obtained by calling: The Transportation Director at 757-336-6519. [Added 2/15/2022]

Director of Center Operations – Learn more. [Added 4/24/2022]

Virginia Space Flight Academy – hiring a Camp Counselor who will thrive in this unique summer experience Learn more



Volunteer Opportunities

Island Community House – Seeking volunteers for Village Neighbors program. Learn more.

Delmarva Discovery Center – Volunteer Meet & Greet on May 26 at 1pm. 2 Market Street, Pocomoke City, MD 21851. If you are interested in education, animal care, store help, events or fundraising. RSVP by May 24 to taylor@delmarvadiscoverycenter.org.

Museum of Chincoteague Island– Seeking volunteers to help with front desk, office work, communications, events, fundraising, tour guide, phone buddy, guest speaker, exhibits. Learn more.

NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor CenterCalling all local science and space enthusiasts! The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center is seeking local volunteers with an interest in communicating and learning about upcoming NASA missions to help share the contributions Wallops makes to science and space exploration. Volunteers play a vital role in helping the visitor center provide fun, educational experiences for all ages through daily operations, special events, and rocket launch viewings. 




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