• Pawtucket canal with boat tour full of visitors with trolley in the background.

    Lowell

    National Historical Park Massachusetts

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  • Credit Card payments for interpretive fees.

    Beginning September 9, due to the federal government's fiscal year close out, only cash or check payments can be accepted for fees at the Boott Mills, canal boat tours, and for Interagency Passes. Credit cards will be accepted again on October 1, 2014. More »

  • Lowell NHP Superintendents Compendium update.

    The Superintendents Compendium has been updated in regard to the use of unmanned aircraft in national park areas. More »

Employment

The National Park Service's Human Resources Employment Information website provides wide-ranging information relating to job opportunities. Federal positions over 90 days in duration will be posted on USAJOBS, the official job site of the U.S. federal government. This includes permanent, term, and seasonal positions.

List of Current Job Openings
Openings (if available) are listed here.

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

National Park Service Seasonal Positions
Most summer seasonal positions at Lowell National Historical Park are announced in December or January and selections are made beginning in March. If you are interested in seasonal positions at other national parks, visit the NPS Seasonal Employment Program website or call 877-554-4550.

Student Conservation Association Internships
Internship opportunities in the Park through the Student Conservation Association are available here.

Did You Know?

Francis Gate/Guard Locks, Lowell, MA

There are 5.6 miles of canals at Lowell National Historical Park. The canals channeled the Merrimack River's 32 foot drop to Lowell's mills providing power for the mill machinery.