Executive Director Sought


Maine Charitable Mechanic Association is a 200-year-old nonprofit membership organization located in Mechanics’ Hall. A historically significant building in the heart of Portland’s arts district, Mechanics’ Hall houses a lending library, grand ballroom, classrooms, and flexible community space. The Hall is a center for the cultivation and presentation of arts, craft, and innovation. Our mission is to inspire and enrich the community by promoting ingenuity, creativity, innovation and the diffusion of useful knowledge.

The Board of Directors is currently seeking an Executive Director who is passionate about making our mission relevant in the 21st Century, with the skills and vision to effectively develop community programming and recruit and support membership. Responsibilities will include marketing, fundraising, as well as management of the Hall and a small staff. Application Deadline is February 28th, 2019.


We are asking candidates to please send resume and cover letter with qualifications and the names of two references by mail to:


George Burns, Chair of Search Committee
Mechanics’ Hall
519 Congress Street
Portland, Maine 04101

OR by email to gburns@bernsteinshur.com.


Contact information for questions regarding the position:

Pamela Plumb, President of MCMA
ppplumb1943@gmail.com, ph. 207.772.2680

George Burns, Chair of Search Committee
gburns@bernsteinshur.com, ph. 207.318.7068