• Views from Penobscot Mountain summit.

    Acadia

    National Park Maine

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  • Temporary Road Closure

    A section of the Western Mtn Road in Southwest Harbor will be closed until 8/18 while park crews replace a culvert with a new fish-friendly open bottom culvert. For more information and a map visit our Getting Around Page. More »

  • Trail Closure: Gorge Path weekdays, 7 am - 4 pm

    The section of the Gorge Path between the Hemlock Path intersection and the A. Murray Young Trail intersection is closed until rehabilitation work is completed. The closure will be in effect Mondays through Fridays only, from 7 am to 4 pm.

Acadia Jobs

Permanent Positions

 
National Park Service permanent positions become vacant occasionally. The application process varies for each job; please see announcements posted on USAJobs for details.

 

Seasonal Positions

 

Most summer seasonal positions at Acadia National Park are announced in December or January, although some positions, such as law enforcement positions, may be opened earlier. Applications are usually due in December or January and selections are made beginning in March. Seasonal positions at Acadia National Park will be posted on USAJobs. Application forms can be downloaded from that site.

 

Student and Recent Graduate Positions

 
If you are interested in student or recent graduate positions at national parks, visit USAJobs-Students and Recent Graduates.

 
Bruce holding peregrine
An Acadia biologist bands a peregrine falcon chick to help monitor nesting success in the park.
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Did You Know?

From atop Cadillac Mountain, the sun is just starting to rise over the Porcupine Islands.

Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park is the tallest mountain along the eastern coast of the United States. During certain times of the year, it is the first place in the U.S. to see sunrise.