MassDEP is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages M/F/H/V/ Candidates to apply.


Application Form, Instructions and Entrance Requirements

Standard Application Process

To apply for a job at MassDEP, complete the Standard Application Form:

Employment Application  doc format of Employment Application
pdf format of                             APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT- EXECUTIVE BRANCH

Submit the completed Standard Application Form and a copy of your resume to:

MassDEP Workforce Services Division
Staff Services Unit
One Winter Street
Boston, MA 02108

Minimum Entrance Requirements

Please refer to the Minimum Entrance Requirements for employment at MassDEP.

DEP Minimum Entrance Requirements  pdf format of DEP Minimum Entrance Requirements

Please Note: Applications MUST be received in the MassDEP Staff Services Unit by the closing date indicated in the Vacancy Announcement.


Vacancy Announcements

Comprehensive descriptions of each Vacancy Announcement are available from both

Commonwealth Employment Opportunities website
MassDEP's Boston office, One Winter Street, 2nd Floor Reception Area.

Please Note: Vacancy Announcements are available in alternative format upon request.

Internal promotional opportunities:

Internal promotional opportunities are posted on the MassDEP intranet site and are available through the Bureau of Administrative Services.


There are currently no cancellations.


MassDEP Internship Program

Internship Program Application Process

To apply for the MassDEP Internship Program, complete the Internship Application Form:

DEP Application for Internship  doc format of DEP Application for Internship
pdf format of                             DEP Application for Internship

If you are applying for a specific internship opportunity, please follow both:

  1. the instructions for applying outlined below; and
  2. any instructions provided in the specific internship description

Submit the completed Internship Application Form and a copy of your resume and cover letter:

Via Email:

Via Mail:
Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection
Michelle Waters-Ekanem, Office of Diversity
1 Winter St, 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02108-4746

About the Internship Program

Questions about the Internship Program:

For questions about the Internship Program, please contact Michelle Waters-Ekanem, Director of Diversity at or 617-292-5751.