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.


Job Fairs & Open Houses


Job Listings
Updated January 14, 2022

Accomack County Public Schools – Hiring Substitute Teachers. For more information, visit https://accomack.k12.va.us or call Clara Chandler, Director of Human Resources at 757-787-5754. New and improved pay scale. Substitutes who work four instructional days each week for an entire month, will earn an additional $150 supplement. Teacher experience is not required. Background checks are required.

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.

Ben Franklin Plumbing & Mister Sparky Electrical – Experienced Plumbers, Electricians & Carpenters wanted. Full time positions with paid vacation, sick leave and holidays, limited medical, vision, dental and accidental insurance available. Company provided uniform, boot allowance, tuition reimbursement and on the job training available along with a tool purchase program. Pay based on experience, starting ranges $18-30 per hour plus bonuses. Sign-On Bonus of up to $3000 for qualified candidates. Call Leesa at 757-824-4663 for more details.

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 complete the online application and email to mjobs@billsprime.com.

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

Chincoteague Center – Hiring Rental Rep (1099 contract employee) to assist with cleaning and events. Weekend and evening hour availability is required to insure Center representative is onsite during events. Learn more.

Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce – Seeks enthusiastic, motivated individual to work closely with the chamber membership and visitors to the island. A cheerful, positive attitude and ability to work within a small office setting are essential.
The Membership & Visitor Services Coordinator reports directly to and is supervised by the Executive Director. This is a support position to the Executive Director requiring knowledge of all facets of office operations and procedures utilizing advanced public relations skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office software is required.
Administrative tasks include point of sale, letter writing, ordering office and janitorial supplies at competitive prices, maintaining multiple databases and website, and creating weekly e-newsletter. Knowledge of office machines such as copier and postage meter is preferred.
This position is responsible for development and distribution of the Chincoteague Island Visitor Guide & Membership Directory while working closely with the chamber membership and publisher to meet deadlines for print and digital platforms. Distribution to bulk markets and individuals, verification of invoices from warehouse before payment of shipping charges, and ad sales are required.

Visitor Services include direct assistance in the office, answering phone calls and emails, mailing of Visitor Guides, maintaining adequate supply of members’ brochures and distributing the chamber’s Visitor Guide to area businesses. Working knowledge of chamber businesses, area attractions, services and resources is necessary.

Saturday and evening hours may be required to staff the office or while working at chamber-sponsored events and functions. Salary is commensurate with experience.

Resumes to: Evelyn Shotwell, Executive Director, Chincoteague Chamber of Commerce, 6733 Maddox Blvd., Chincoteague Island, VA 23336 or eshotwell@chincoteaguechamber.com.

Eastern Shore Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Virginia Tech – hiring Research Specialist Sr.  Learn more.

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”.

Hampton Inn & Suites – Hiring Housekeepers. Apply in person at 4179 Main Street.

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.  

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.

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.

Seaside Vacations – currently hiring Head of Housekeeping, Cleaners, Property Inspectors, and Marketing. Learn more.

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.

Sysco Eastern MarylandHiring Diesel Fleet Mechanic Master Techs in Pocomoke City, MD. Benefits include additional healthcare optoins, retirement benefits, and vacation times. Apply at careers.sysco.com

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.

Toms Cove Aqua Farms – hiring a clam and/or oyster shucker. Apply now.

Tyson Foods Temperanceville – Hiring for several positions. Apply now at 11224 Lankford Hwy Temperanceville, VA 23336 or apply online. Call us today at 757-990-3500. Equal Opportunity Employer – Vets, Disability




Other Listings

Eastern Shore of Virginia Chamber of Commerce

Delmarva Now
Eastern Shore Post

Craigslist Eastern Shore
Salisbury University
USA Jobs
Virginia Employment Commission



Interested in opening your own business? Visit our Entrepreneurial page for resources and key business opportunities identified for our area.

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