NDOW Employment Opportunities

NDOW is the state agency directly responsible for managing all the fish and wildlife in the state of Nevada, as well as the promotion of boating safety on Nevada’s waters. There are more than 200 people working towards or supporting this responsibility in one manner or another. Biologists monitor the health of wildlife populations. Game wardens enforce the wildlife and boating laws passed by the state legislature and regulations set by the Nevada Wildlife Commission. Conservation Educators inform and educate people about Nevada’s wildlife. And, there are many, many other professionals, doing all kinds of jobs to help with the huge task of looking after the wildlife of our state.

  • Division Administrator - Operations

    The Division Administrator of Operations directs a staff of 34 which includ es Management Analyst, IT Professional, IT Technicians, Business Process Analyst, Program Officers, Professional Engineers, Conservation Staff Specialist, Administrative Assistants, and seasonal employees . The position re quires strong operations experience within information technology, telephone systems, maintenance, and engineering. Knowledge of wildlife programs and licenses is highly preferred. This position will have the authority under the Deputy Directors and Direc tor to carry out division mission and will plan, organize, direct, and control Division resources to achieve overall Departmental goals. The incumbent will prepare, implement, and monitor budgets and will present prepared budgets to the Department Directo r, Department Deputy Director, State officials, and Legislature as required.

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  • Game Warden 1

    Game Wardens protect the wildlife and fisheries resources of the State and the public by enforcing wildlife, boating and natural resource laws and by providing education in areas such as wildlife management, and hunter, boating and firearms safety.

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  • Game Warden 2

    Game Wardens protect the wildlife and fisheries resources of the State and the public by enforcing wildlife, boating and natural resource laws and by providing education in areas such as wildlife management, and hunter, boating and firearms safety.

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  • Wildlife Area Technician 2

    Wildlife Area Technicians may be assigned to work at a wildlife management area, on a water development crew or as a regional utility person. Typical duties involve the maintenance of wildlife habitat by operating light and heavy equipment, controlling water levels in wetland areas, managing vegetation and related activities intended to develop and enhance an environment which will support the State's wildlife species.

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  • Wildlife Area Technician 1

    Wildlife Area Technicians may be assigned to work at a wildlife management area, on a water development crew or as a regional utility person. Typical duties involve the maintenance of wildlife habitat by operating light and heavy equipment, controlling water levels in wetland areas, managing vegetation and related activities intended to develop and enhance an environment which will support the State's wildlife species. Incumbents perform in a trainee capacity and acquire the knowledge, skills and abilities required in this occupation.

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  • Game Warden 3

    Game Wardens protect the wildlife and fisheries resources of the State and the public by enforcing wildlife, boating and natural resource laws and by providing education in areas such as wildlife management, and hunter, boating and firearms safety.

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  • Conservation Aid 1

    Conservation Aids assist professional staff in a variety of projects involving the conservation and preservation of the State's natural resources.

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  • Conservation Aid 2

    Conservation Aids assist professional staff in a variety of projects involving the conservation and preservation of the State's natural resources.

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  • Conservation Aid 3

    Conservation Aids assist professional staff in a variety of projects involving the conservation and preservation of the State's natural resources.

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For a complete list of opportunities visit NVAPPS