Please note that the 23rd Street elevator is currently out of service. Additional elevators are available at 30th Street, 16th Street, 14th Street and Gansevoort Street.
Our dedicated staff, from gardeners and maintenance technicians to program managers and educators, shares a passion for the park and excellence in operations. Join our team. Below is a list of open positions. For application instructions please refer to the complete job descriptions below. Only those whose applications are being considered will be contacted. No phone calls please.
Friends of the High Line is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
The Chief Maintenance Technician is a full-time, year-round non-exempt employee of Friends of the High Line, and is a critical member of FHL’s Park Operations team. Under the supervision of the Associate Director of Facilities & Engineering, the Chief Maintenance Technician will manage a talented, small team in maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing all High Line facilities. The Chief Maintenance Technician will work interactively with the Facilities team to coordinate the daily, weekly, and long-term maintenance operations to maintain a high level of excellence and efficiency on the High Line.
The Maintenance Technician is a full-time, year-round employee of Friends of the High Line. As a member of the Facilities Planning & Management team, the Maintenance Technician will report to the Maintenance Supervisor and will play a key role in maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing the High Line's unique systems and infrastructural elements including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and security functions.
Reporting to the Director of Communications, the Communications Assistant is responsible for assisting with FHL’s media relations, external communications, new media campaigns, and general administrative duties for the Communications Department. The Assistant must be comfortable interacting with members of the media, and should be able to communicate in an articulate manner both orally and in writing.
The Individual Giving Coordinator reports to the Membership Manager and works closely with the Development staff to coordinate activities related to membership, major gifts, and annual operating fundraising efforts.
Reporting to the Vice President for Planning and Design, the Director of Urban Industrial Reuse Network is a full-time, year round position that will coordinate this initiative. The position will leverage FHL's history and experience to create a larger field of projects and practitioners around which best practices can be collectively developed.
The Chief of External Relations (CER) is a newly created position at FHL working as part of a leadership management team with the Executive Director (ED) and the Chief Operating Officer (COO). The position is responsible for advancing the visibility, brand, and financial sustainability of the High Line.