The Craignair Inn and Causeway restaurant provides over the top hospitality and creates memorable guest experiences. We offer our guests a relaxed, welcoming vibe at the inn while serving the highest quality, local food at the restaurant. We aim to anticipate the needs of our guests and exceed their expectations.

Owners of our Mid-Coast Maine Bar
Teamwork, Respect and Kindness

Our Happy Team

Behind the scenes we strive for a culture of teamwork, respect and kindness among our staff. We know that a happy team translates into an excellent guest experience. We are looking for people who bring creativity, professionalism, and great communication skills.

We are committed to hosting apprentices as part of the HospitalityMaine apprenticeship program. We fully embrace the philosophy of EARN while you learn. Join our team of passionate hospitality professionals today!

Current Open Positions

Breakfast Cook

Come work behind the scenes and craft breakfast for inn guests! Breakfast cook is responsible for preparing breakfast for 20 – 35 guests each morning. The menu is simple (think pancakes, fried eggs, poached eggs, and oatmeal), but we make everything from scratch, with fresh local ingredients. Guests pre-order their breakfast, so you know what you will be making ahead of time. You will typically arrive at 6:30a.m. to prep food and finish around 11a.m. You will work alongside Lauren, and one server who help run the food and communicate with the kitchen guests needs. Occasionally you may help wash pots and pans, and prep various stations. A love of mornings is helpful! Attention to detail and a positive attitude are a must. On the job training is provided.

Responsibilities include:

  • prepare ingredients and food for breakfast service
  • cook food and plate items
  • track inventory of breakfast items

Potential candidates will be interviewed until the position is filled. To be considered, email The Causeway or call the restaurant at 207-794-7644 to discuss the opportunity.

Line Cook

Want to learn from a seasoned chef and be part of a creative team? We invite you to learn new techniques and come to work in a kitchen with a great team and picturesque ocean views. Our ideal candidate will have experience as a cook, but we are willing to train the right candidate. You will have a vested interest in working as a part of a team. You must display a positive, professional attitude and have good communication skills. Ideal candidate will be flexible, willing to learn, and be dependable.

The restaurant is open 5 days per week (closed Tuesday & Wednesday).

Potential candidates will be interviewed until the position is filled. To be considered, email The Causeway or call the restaurant at 207-794-7644 to discuss the opportunity.

Food Runner

We are looking for a food runner to join our team. Hours are 4p.m. until the job is done, usually 10 p.m. Start date will be mid-June.

We work together to guarantee our restaurant guests have an amazing dining experience. Each Food Runner is responsible for delivering food to customer’s tables in an efficient manner.

The food runners will

  • maintain the cleanliness of the expo line
  • help with organization of order tickets
  • communicate effectively with kitchen team


This position requires strong attention to detail. We are looking for someone who loves to be organized. You must have a positive attitude, reliable, and fun! You should also like physical work and can carry heavy loads of food to tables. We offer fair wages, tips, and a beautiful place to work. We can work with your schedule. Ideally looking for someone to work four to five days per week.

If interested, please email us or call the Restaurant at 207-594-7644.

pink sunset at Craignair

Get to Know Us!

The owners and staff are committed to providing a warm and welcoming retreat. We are situated on a breathtaking section of coastline just south of Rockland in the Maine coastal village of Spruce Head.