Job Openings

The Trust for Gov­er­nors Island:

Gar­den­er
The Trust for Gov­er­nors Island seeks a Gar­den­er to pro­vide care and main­te­nance of the gar­dens on Gov­er­nors Island, mon­i­tor­ing and car­ing the diverse land­scapes with­in the South Island Park and the Island’s his­toric district. 

Cli­mate Pro­grams Intern
The Trust for Gov­er­nors Island is seek­ing a Cli­mate Pro­grams Intern to sup­port the Liv­ing Lab, part of the Cen­ter for Cli­mate Solu­tions on Gov­er­nors Island.

Out­reach & Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Intern
The Trust for Gov­er­nors Island seeks an Out­reach & Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Intern for sum­mer 2024. Work­ing close­ly with the entire Pub­lic Affairs team, the Out­reach & Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Intern will sup­port efforts to engage a diverse audi­ence of New York­ers dur­ing the Island’s busiest season.

Sea­son­al Cus­to­di­an
The Trust for Gov­er­nors Island seeks a sea­son­al Cus­to­di­an to work with a diverse team to achieve the high­est stan­dards of clean­li­ness in build­ings and pub­lic restrooms on the Island.

Allied Uni­ver­sal Secu­ri­ty is seek­ing full time and part time secu­ri­ty staff to sup­port a safe, wel­com­ing atmos­phere on Gov­er­nors Island. Appli­cants must be 18 years of age or old­er with a cur­rent NYS Unarmed Guard license, or the abil­i­ty to obtain such a license. Please email your resume to michael.​trudden@​aus.​com to apply.

Nation­al Park Ser­vice, Gov­er­nors Island Nation­al Monument:

Park Ranger (full-time, per­ma­nent)
The Nation­al Park Ser­vice is hir­ing Park Ranger posi­tions at Man­hat­tan sites, includ­ing the Gov­er­nors Island Nation­al Mon­u­ment. These posi­tions are locat­ed in Man­hat­tan Sites, in one of the nine indi­vid­u­al­ly leg­is­lat­ed units. The work involves pre­sent­ing a com­plete and high­ly var­ied suite of struc­tured pro­grams (e.g., talks, tours, pre­sen­ta­tions, etc.) and pro­vid­ing relat­ed ser­vices to visitors.

The Friends of Gov­er­nors Island:

Vis­i­tor Ser­vices Asso­ciate
The Friends of Gov­er­nors Island seeks a sea­son­al part-time Vis­i­tor Ser­vices Asso­ciate to join Gov­er­nors Island’s grow­ing vis­i­tor expe­ri­ence team. S/​he/​they will be respon­si­ble for pro­vid­ing excel­lent ori­en­ta­tion and infor­ma­tion ser­vices to all vis­i­tors and per­form­ing inven­to­ry-relat­ed admin­is­tra­tive tasks.

Cor­po­rate Events Asso­ciate
The Friends of Gov­er­nors Island seeks a sea­son­al full-time Cor­po­rate Events Asso­ciate to assist with plan­ning and coor­di­na­tion of cor­po­rate events on Gov­er­nors Island. This posi­tion will begin in May and con­clude in November.