Park Alert

Fall Ferry Schedule: Beginning September 7, 2023, the public ferry will begin service to Georges Island from Long Wharf. The fall schedule will run through October 9th.

Spectacle Marina:  As a result of storm damage, the public marina on Spectacle Island will be closed for the remainder of the season

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.

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