Employment Opportunities

Spend your summer in Mackinaw City or on Mackinac Island!

Have a love of the outdoors? Passion for people? Enthusiasm for history? Opportunities abound for seasonal positions in Michigan’s premier vacation destination. Housing is available in Mackinaw City and on Mackinac Island. Total hours worked bonuses available for seasonal positions. Click below to discover all of the job opportunities available with Mackinac State Historic Parks.
Seasonal Positions

Seasonal Positions

Interested in spending your summer in Mackinaw City or Mackinac Island? Click to see what’s available!

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Internships

Internships include collections, exhibits, marketing, park operations, special events and more.

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How to Apply

Click here to apply online for a position with Mackinac State Historic Parks.

Volunteer Opportunities - Website

Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering for Mackinac State Historic Parks? Volunteer opportunities exist through our park system. Call 231.436.4100 x111 for more details, or click on this tab for a volunteer application.

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Questions?

If you have questions or cannot print or download an application, please write or email: Mackinac State Historic Parks Attn: Seasonal Employment PO Box 873 Mackinaw City, MI 49701 231.436.4100 x111

Books & Publications

Books & Publications

Publications are available to purchase by phone or by downloading and sending the printable publications order form found below. Please call (231) 436-4100 to order publications via phone.

Printable Publications Order Form

Mail to:
Mackinac State Historic Parks
P.O. Box 873-P
Mackinaw City, MI 49701

or Fax to:
231-436-4210

Commission & Staff

Commission & Staff

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Mackinac Island State Park Commission

There are seven commissioner appointed by the Governor of Michigan with consent by the Senate. One commissioner must be a legal resident of Mackinac Island and one a resident of Mackinaw City. Commissioners serve terms of six years. Not more than four commissioners may be from the same political party.


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Mackinac State Historic Parks Staff

The Mackinac State Historic Parks staff works out of the Petersen Center and Michilimackinac State Park Service Center in Mackinaw City and the Post Hospital Administrative Office and Mackinac Island State Park Field Office on Mackinac Island.


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Click here to view a PDF the 2015 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report.

Click here to view a PDF of the 2016 Annual Report.

Click to view a PDF of the 2016 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report.

Click to view a PDF of the 2017 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report.

Click to view a PDF of the 2018 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report.

Click to view a PDF of the 2019 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report.

Click to view a PDF of the 2020 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report.

Click to view a FlipBook version of the 2021 Mackinac State Historic Parks Annual Report. 

Contact MSHP

General Inquiries Email

Offices

Mackinaw City Office (open year-round):
Phone: 231-436-4100; Fax: 231-436-4210
P.O. Box 873 / 207 W Sinclair
Mackinaw City, MI 49701

Michilimackinac State Park Service Center
302 W Sinclair

Mackinac Island Office (open May- mid-October):
All Mackinac Island State Park questions, including Fort Mackinac and Historic Downtown Mackinac, can be directed here.
Phone: 906-847-3328; Fax: 906-847-3815
P.O. Box 370 / 7029 Huron Rd
Mackinac Island, MI 49757

Mackinac Island State Park Field Office
1856 Fort Service Rd

Steven Brisson, Director
906-847-3328 (May-September)
231-436-4100 (October-April)

Museum Programs, Education Programs and Outreach/Access for Visitors with Disabilities at our various sites:
Craig Wilson, Chief Curator
231-436-4100

Natural History, and Access for Visitors with Disabilities at Historic Mill Creek Discovery Park and Mackinac Island State Park:
Kyle Bagnall, Park Naturalist
231-436-4100

Employment and Volunteer Information:
Kenneth Fegan, Human Resources Coordinator
906-847-3328 (May-September)
231-436-4100 (October-April)

Group Tour Information (groups of 12 or more), Weddings, and Special Events:
Cassondra Boothroyd, Group Travel and Special Events Coordinator
906-847-3328 (May-September)
231-436-4100 (October-April)

Mackinac Associates/Giving Opportunities:
Michelle Walk, Membership & Development Coordinator
231-436-4100

Marketing, Media Inquiries, and Website:
Dominick Miller, Chief of Marketing
906-847-3328 (May-September)
231-436-4100 (October-April)