Job Openings

The Friends of Governors Island:

There are currently no open job positions at the Friends. Interested in other was to get involved? Learn more here.

The Trust for Governors Island:

Operations Supervisor

The Trust seeks a full-time, seasonal (May 1-October 31) Operations Supervisor to work collaboratively to expedite work and event logistics with the on-site operations team. The Operations Supervisor shares the responsibility of acting as point-person for the entire Island with a team of other supervisors.

Overnight Operations Supervisor

The Trust seeks a full-time, seasonal (May 28-October 31) Overnight Operations Supervisor to work on the Island overnight 3 nights per week from 6pm to 7am. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Overnight Operations Supervisor will be the main point-of-contact to coordinate late night and overnight activities.

Part-time or Full-time Seasonal Groundskeeper

The Seasonal Groundskeeper is a part-time or full-time (dependent on availability), seasonal (June 25-November 9) employee of the Trust for Governors Island. Reporting to the Trust’s Superintendent of Grounds and/or Assistant Superintendent of Grounds, the Seasonal Groundskeeper will work with a broader team of groundskeepers, horticultural staff, and volunteers to care and maintain the Island’s diverse grounds, lawns and landscapes.

Programming Site Manager

The Trust for Governors Island is looking for an experienced and energetic Programming Site Manager to support the Island’s robust calendar of public and private seasonal events. The Site Manager will play a critical role in supporting organizations, institutions and tenants who have a season-long presence on the Island, as well as special events that happen both during the day and after hours.