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

Department of Labor and Industry – Registered Apprenticeship Program. Learn more.

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 6/8/2022]

Aj’s on the Creek – is hiring a qualified Bartender who is team oriented. Very competitive pay. email blueseaandbird@gmail.com. [Updated 6/21/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

Best Western Chincoteague Island – Looking to add to our BWCI team: Guest Services Representative. Afternoon and evening shifts available. Must be able to multi-task and love talking to people. Part-time $11-$14/hr. Apply here. [Updated 6/8//2022]

Bill’s PRIME Seafood & Steaks – Our busy upscale eatery is looking for a lead line cook. Learn more. Apply in person at Bill’s Prime Seafood & Steaks, 4040 Main Street. [updated 6/8/2022]

Capt. Zack’s Seafood – hiring line cooks, food runners, preppers, and delivery person. Must be dependable and willing to work in a fast pace environment! Apply in person. [Added 6/28/2022]

Charles River – hiring temporary Production Technicians for day-shift. Starting at $18/hr. Learn more. [Added 6/28/2022]

Chesapeake Bay Bridge and Tunnel District – Accepting applications for Emergency Crew Worker, Police Officer, Rest Area Custodian, Hourly Maintenance Worker, and Electrician. 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 6/8/2022]

Chincoteague Bay Field Station is currently hiring immediately for a male camp counselor. For more information and to apply, please visit our website cbfieldstation.org/employment. [Updated 6/8/2022]

Chincoteague Inn Motel – hiring full and part time maintenance and housekeeping. Stop in for application. [Updated 6/8/2022]

Chincoteague Police Department – is accepting applications for a full-time Police Officer. Current Virginia DCJS Law Enforcement Certification and experience is preferred. The Town of Chincoteague offers an excellent benefits package for full time employees, including health/dental/vision insurance, life insurance, VRS retirement with enhanced hazardous duty benefits, paid annual/sick leave and overtime opportunities. Applications may be obtained at the Chincoteague Police Department, 6150 Community Drive Chincoteague, Va. 23336 or online at chincoteague-va.gov/law-enforcement Completed applications must be received by 5:00 pm on July 22, 2022. [Added 7/1/2022]

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 [Updated 6/8/2022]

Eastern Shore Community College – Current employment opportunities at YOUR Eastern Shore Community College include: High School Career Coach, Student Activities Coordinator, Trades Assistant, various Adjunct Instructors, and Security Officer II. Learn more [Updated 6/8/2022]

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 6/8/2022]

Family Dollar Chincoteague Island – hiring a Customer Service Representative. Applications are located at familydollar.com or candidates can come into the store to fill out an application on our system. [Updated 6/8/2022]

Dove Winds Rentals – hiring part-time housekeepers with flexible hours. Please call Ed at 443-953-0910 or stop by the office at any time for an open interview. [Added 6/27/2022]

Gary Howard Seafood – Hiring counter help. Must be 18 years of age. Starting pay is $12/hour. Contact them for more information. [Added 6/8/2022]

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 6/8/2022]

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 6/8/2022]

Lewis Home Solutions – hiring full-time Plumber and full-time Carpenter. Call Jessica at 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 night auditor, housekeeping, room inspectors, and breakfast attendant. Contact Kevin Carr 757-336-3500. [Updated 6/10/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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. Learn more. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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

Ropewalk Chincoteague – Hiring for bartenders, busers, cooks, servers, hostess, 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. Stop by or complete online application. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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.
[Updated 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 6/8/2022]

Sysco Eastern Maryland – is hiring a full-time, salaried HR Generalist position with potential sign on bonus up to $2,500 for well qualified HR professional. Learn more. Additional career opportunities are available at careers.sysco.com. [Updated 6/16/2022]

Sun Outdoors Chesapeake Bay – Hiring various positions. Apply at www.bwdc.com. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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 6/8/2022]

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. [Updated 4/25/2022]

Toms Cove Aqua Farms – hiring a clam and/or oyster shucker. Apply now. [Updated 6/8/2022]

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 6/8/2022]

Town of Chincoteague – Is currently interviewing Public Works Director, Director of Center Operations for Chincoteague Center, and Part-time Trolley Drivers. [Updated 6/8/2022]

The Town of Chincoteague is seeking an experienced Accounting Specialist to assist in management of Town finances. The position reports directly to the Finance Director and is responsible for various financial reports associated with audits, employee benefits, tax reporting, time keeping and payroll reports and annual budget compilation. A bachelor’s degree in finance or a related field or equivalent work experience in government finance is required. Applications and a full job description are available at the Town Office located at 6150 Community Dr. Chincoteague, Va. 23336 or by calling the office at (757) 336-6519. Completed applications must be submitted to the office by 5pm on July 15, 2022.

Virginia Space Flight Academy – hiring a Camp Counselor who will thrive in this unique summer experience Learn more [Updated 6/8/2022]

Virginia Welcome Center at New Church – Virginia Tourism Corporation is hiring an assistant manager for the Welcome Center at New Church. The position has a salary minimum of $35,000 and closes on July 14. Learn more.




Volunteer Opportunities

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

Delmarva Discovery Center – 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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