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.

  • 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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  • 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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  • Public Information Officer 1 - Webmaster (Closed)

    Public Information Officers manage the public relations and information program for an agency on a statewide basis; write media releases, newsletters, and informational brochures; produce audiovisual presentations and take photographs.

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  • Wildlife Staff Specialist - GIS

    Under general direction of the Data and Technology Services Division Administrator, this position will be responsible for coordinating, directing and supervising the Nevada Department of Wildlife (Department) Geographical Information System (GIS) Program.

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  • Fish Hatchery Technician 1 (Closed)

    Fish Hatchery Technicians care for fish and adjust feed levels; keep accurate feed and population records; maintain and clean troughs, tanks, ponds, raceways, traps, holding pens and launders; maintain screens, water sources and aeration devices.

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  • Fish Hatchery Technician 2 (Closed)

    Fish Hatchery Technicians care for fish and adjust feed levels; keep accurate feed and population records; maintain and clean troughs, tanks, ponds, raceways, traps, holding pens and launders; maintain screens, water sources and aeration devices.

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  • Staff Conservation Educator

    Conservation Educators plan, organize, implement and evaluate educational programs designed to teach hunter and boating safety, environmental concepts and other wildlife related areas to the public, and participate in public relations activities.

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  • Conservation Educator 4

    The Conservation Educator 4 responds directly to media inquiries from local, state, regional, national and international contacts; plans, organizes, and coordinates and publicizes Department events to provide information regarding agency services and activities.

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  • WILDLIFE AREA TECHNICIAN 1 - Wildlife Water Development (Closed)

    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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For a complete list of opportunities visit NVAPPS