Employment & Internships

TDEC is one of the most diverse, dynamic departments in state government. We are seeking employees with the skills, abilities, character and experience to make a positive difference in the quality of life for citizens and communities across Tennessee. We offer health and dental insurance, a comprehensive non-contributory defined benefit pension plan (five-year vesting), 401(k) and 457 deferred compensation plans, paid vacation, sick leave, and other benefits are provided. Compensation is commensurate with education and experience.

Leadership Opportunities (Executive Services)


Listed below are the current Executive Service job posting for the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (in order by closing date). Please click on the job title for the job description and instructions on how to apply:

Job Title Division Closing Date
     

 

​​Preferred Services Opportunities​

Listed below are the current job postings for Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (in order by closing date). Please click on the job title to be directed to the application:

West Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
Secretary Environmental Admin Memphis EFO Shelby 10/17/2017
Secretary Environmental Admin Jackson EFO Madison 10/17/2017
Equipment Operator West TN River Basin Authority West TN River Basin Authority Gibson 10/17/2017
TDEC-Environmental Scientist 2 Water Resources Memphis EFO Shelby 10/31/2017
TDEC-Environmental Scientist 1 Water Resources Memphis EFO Shelby 10/31/2017

 

Middle Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
TDEC-Environmental Manager 3 Water Resources Central Office Davidson 10/24/2017
Cultural Resource Management Internship Tennessee State Parks Sergeant Alvin C. York State Historic Park Fentress Open Until Filled 
Seasonal Interpreter/Recreator (SIR) Tennessee State Parks Port Royal State Park Robertson Open Until Filled

 

East Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
TDEC-Environmental Scientist 1 Air Pollution Control Johnson City EFO Washington 10/17/2017
Park Ranger 1 Tennessee State Parks Norris Dam State Park Anderson 10/17/2017
Conservation Worker 2 Tennessee State Parks Norris Dam State Park Anderson 10/24/2017
Clerk 3 Environmental Admin Knoxville EFO Knox 10/24/2017
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    (Please note some job opportunities are listed under TDEC specific title.)