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Internships and Seasonal Opportunities

TDEC’s Internship program is an excellent opportunity for college students to develop professionally, acquire real-world experiences, establish valuable references, enhance their resume, and earn college credit. For TDEC Internship requirements and guidelines please visit: TDEC Intern Opportunites page. TDEC also offers seasonal employment opportunities in preparation for peak seasons at Tennessee State Parks. Please see current opportunites below:

Position Title Division Location Closing Date
Office of External Affairs Intern Adminstration Knoxville EFO Until Filled
Summer Trail Crew Member Tennessee State Parks Cumberland Trail State Scenic Trail Until Filled
Marketing Intern Tennessee State Parks Central Office Until Filled
Event Management Intern Tennessee State Parks Central Office Until Filled
DWR Watershed Planning Unit Intern Water Resources Central Office Until Filled
Regulatory Development Program Intern Air Pollution Control Central Office Until Filled
Seasonal Interpreter/Recreator Tennessee State Parks Various Locations Until Filled
Seasonal Mascot and Social Media Coordinator Tennessee State Parks Central Office Until Filled

Employment Opportunites 

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
TDEC Program Administrator 1 Underground Storage Tanks 05/24/19

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
         

Middle Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
HR Analyst 2*  People & Organizational Development  Central Office  Davidson   05/21/19 
Administrative Services Assistant 2*  Solid Waste Management  Central Office  Davidson  05/28/19
Environmental Consultant 1  Water Resources-Natural Resources  Central Office  Davidson  05/28/19 
Environmental Protection Specialist 3  Underground Storage Tanks  Central Office  Davidson  05/28/19 

East Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
Secretary   Chattanooga Environmental Field Office Administration  Chattanooga  Hamilton  05/28/19 
Environmental Scientist 1*  Water Resources  Chattanooga   Hamilton  05/28/19 

Department of Human Resources - Job Information(Please note some job opportunities are listed under TDEC specific title.)

 

 

 

This Page Last Updated: May 20, 2019 at 12:28 PM