Seasonal Custodian

New York, United States · Custodial


Owned by the City of New York, the High Line is programmed, maintained, and operated by Friends of the High Line, in partnership with NYC Parks. We raise nearly 100% of the High Line’s annual budget.

Through excellence in operations, stewardship, innovative programming, and world-class design, we seek to engage the vibrant and diverse community on and around the High Line, and to raise the essential private funding to help complete the High Line’s construction and create an endowment for its future operations.

This is a full-time, non-exempt, temporary position that requires working outdoors in all weather conditions on evenings and weekends, starting now through October.

The seasonal custodian is an integral part of the custodial team. Under the general supervision of the custodial manager, the seasonal custodian works with a diverse team of custodians, horticulturists, maintenance technicians, and High Line administrators to achieve the highest standards of cleanliness and organization throughout the park. The seasonal custodian’s tasks include, but are not limited to, the following:



Required qualifications

Preferred qualifications

Required abilities

Candidates must be able to:


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