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.

 
  • IT Technician 5

    Information Technology (IT) Technicians install, configure, monitor and maintain networks and monitor and maintain help desk user support or mainframe and server operations.

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  • Chief Game Warden

    Commands a staff of 57 including a force of 43 game wardens, the law enforcement dispatch center, radio communications, and boating education throughout the state. 

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  • Wildlife Health Specialist

    Under general direction, the Wildlife Health Specialist performs a variety of duties to enhance and maintain the health of the State's wildlife; develops and administers wildlife disease and nutritional surveillance strategies; designs wildlife health studies; and provides technical expertise and science-based recommendations to department management in regard to new and established programs, projects, and activities.

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  • Seasonal AIS Watercraft Inspection, Decontamination, and Outreach Specialist

     Works with the Nevada Department of Wildlife's Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) team prevent the introduction of harmful aquatic invasive species into Nevada lakes and reservoirs. 

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  • Biologist 1

    Biologists conduct fisheries, wildlife and/or habitat management projects and research studies including data collection, analysis and interpretation; develop and implement project proposals and work plans; prepare recommendations; and participate in public relations activities. 

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  • Biologist 2

    Biologists conduct fisheries, wildlife and/or habitat management projects and research studies including data collection, analysis and interpretation; develop and implement project proposals and work plans; prepare recommendations; and participate in public relations activities.

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  • Biologist 4

    Biologists conduct fisheries, wildlife and/or habitat management projects and research studies including data collection, analysis and interpretation; develop and implement project proposals and work plans; prepare recommendations; and participate in public relations activities.

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  • Conservation Staff Specialist 1

    Conservation Staff Specialists assist in developing, formulating, and coordinating programs, policies and procedures related to areas such as resource management, safety and training, fire management and policy management pertinent to the assigned area of natural resource management, preservation, conservation and protection.

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  • Conservation Staff Specialist 2

    Conservation Staff Specialists assist in developing, formulating, and coordinating programs, policies and procedures related to areas such as resource management, safety and training, fire management and policy management pertinent to the assigned area of natural resource management, preservation, conservation and protection.

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  • Budget Analyst 2

    Budget Analysts prepare and implement budgets including the development of expenditure projections, narrative justification of programs, and detailed biennial spending plans; review and analyze budget requests and adjustments; and ensure compliance with budgetary directives, policies, regulations and limitations.

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 For a complete list of opportunities visit NVAPPS