Park Alert

Ferry service to Georges Island will be cancelled Friday, July 12 returning on Saturday, July 13. Service to Spectacle and Peddocks islands continues to operate on the regular summer season schedule.

DCR Employment Opportunities

The Department of Conservation and Recreation

The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) hires passionate individuals to manage campgrounds, deliver interpretive programs, interact with the public, and inspire our next generation of park stewards. Seasonal opportunities are generally offered on a long-term (May – October) and short-term (June – September) basis.

Summer jobs for the upcoming season are typically posted in February-April. Learn more about employment opportunities at

  • Visit MassCareers to explore the most up-to-date list of available positions and enter “Boston Harbor Islands” in the Keyword search prompt.

Current openings (updated April 2024):

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