Employment Opportunities


We are now accepting applications for the 2019 season! – click here for position descriptions.

Interviews will begin in January and continue through April as needed. Most job offers are made by early May, if not earlier. All applications are kept on file through the end of the season as some positions may open up later. Internships include collections, exhibits, interpretation, park operations and marketing. Please indicate on your application that you are applying for a 2019 position.


Are you interesting in volunteering for Mackinac State Historic Parks? Volunteer opportunities exist throughout our park system. Call 231-436-4100 x111 for more details.


Applications are available in both Word and PDF formats at the bottom of each position description. You may also click here for the employment and volunteer applications. Completed applications may be printed and mailed or emailed. Please sign and date where indicated. You are encouraged to also include a resume, list of references, and cover letter.

If printed and mailed, the application must be on standard 8.5″ by 11″ paper. Applications sent by mail should be addressed to:

Mackinac State Historic Parks Attn: Seasonal Employment P.O. Box 873 Mackinaw City, MI 49701

If emailing, please send the completed application file to Employment.


If you have questions or cannot print or download an application, please call, write, or email: Employment

P.O. Box 873
Mackinaw City, MI 49701
231-436-4100 x111