Join our growing team!  If you live and breathe small boats, then Chesapeake Light Craft is the place to be.  Our Annapolis office, shops, and factory buzz with energy and creativity. 


Boatbuilding at CLCBoatbuilder

A rare and exciting full-time position to build small wooden boats at a 21-year-old boatbuilding company.  Posted in Chesapeake Light Craft's fully-equipped and air conditioned shops, the boatbuilder will turn out prototypes and display models and work on a wide variety of wood-epoxy composite structures.

The successful applicant will have a strong portfolio featuring small wooden boats, especially of the epoxy-composite variety.  Computer and CAD skills are a plus.  You'll be interacting daily with our CAD/CAM department as new designs are generated, refined, and turned over to production.  Motivated, self-starting, and flexible applicants, only, please.  We are expanding our boatbuilding capacity rapidly and this is an excellent opportunity to grow along with a dynamic and creative company.  

Send resumes and salary requirements to  No phone calls, please.


Production Assistant

Chesapeake Light Craft, a 21-year-old boatbuilding firm based in Annapolis, is looking for a full-time production assistant. Duties include packing and readying for shipment wooden boat parts and complete boat kits, shop upkeep, operation and maintenance of precision computer numerical controlled (CNC) factory equipment, production millwork including molders, table saws, bandsaws, etc.

Experience with boats, boatbuilding, cabinetwork, and CAD drafting will be very helpful. The successful applicant will be well-rounded, smart, easy to get along with, computer-savvy, and willing to grow with the company.

Send resumes and salary requirements to  No phone calls, please.