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SuccessLink jobs

The SuccessLink youth summer job application is now open! You have until April 12, 2020, at 5 p.m. to apply.

We provide entry-level employment experiences to more than 3,500 youth during the year. School-year jobs are during the months of November through April. Summer jobs take place from July through August. 

Have questions? Contact:

Youth Engagement and Employment
BOSTON, MA 02120

Apply for summer jobs

About the program

Employment in the summer employment program begins on Monday, July 6, 2020, and ends on Friday, August 14, 2020. Youth employees will be paid $12.75 per hour, for a maximum of 25 hours per week.

Please review the hiring process below to see if you are eligible to apply. 

The summer application is open from March 5 through April 12, 2020, at 5 p.m. Youth ages 15-18 can apply:

Summer jobs application

Hiring process

Hiring process

To work through SuccessLink, you must:

  • be 15 years old at the start of the program and cannot turn 19 years old before the end of the program
  • be legally permitted to work in the United States, and
  • and be a full-time resident of the City of Boston.

If you are within the valid age range, are permitted to work in the U.S., and live in Boston, fill out our online application!

Once you have applied to jobs, reach out to the organizations that you have applied to. By contacting organizations that you have applied to, they may invite you in for an interview. 

You can view a list of our School Year 2019-2020 partners.

Onboarding is the process of filling out important hiring information online.

You will receive an email with instructions about how to onboard online and next steps for hiring. To complete onboarding, you will need all of the required hiring documents

Visit our office

You must come into our office with the original documents outlined in the document checklist:

1483 Tremont Street
Roxbury, MA 02120
Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

This step is called processing because we process your important information.

We need original documents

You must bring in originals of all hiring documents, including your:

Work permits can be issued at our office. Youth employees will receive a photo ID.

Your employer will contact you by email or phone when you are cleared to work. You must wait until you hear from your employer before you start working.