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
Park Manager 1 Cordell Hull State Park 02/28/2017
Environmental Manager 4 Underground Storage Tanks 02/28/2017
Park Manager 2 Tims Ford State Park 03/10/2017
TDEC Environmental Consultant 4 Water Resources  03/17/2017
TDEC Environmental Manager 4 Bureau of Environment 03/17/2017

 

​​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
TDEC Environmental Consultant 1 (to apply click here) Solid Waste Management Central Office Davidson 02/28/2017
Accountant 2 Fiscal Services Central Office Davidson 02/28/2017
Admin Secretary Fiscal Services Central Office Davidson 02/28/2017
Admin Services Assistant 4 Water Resources Water Resources Davidson 03/07/2017
Conservation Worker 2 Tennessee State Parks Cedars of Lebanon Wilson 03/07/2017
Run Club Program Assistant - 3 months AmeriCorps Central Office Davidson Open until filled
Run Club Program Assistant - 6 months AmeriCorps Central Office Davidson Open until filled

 

East Tennessee:

Job  Title Division Location County Closing Date
TDEC Environmental Manager 3 (to apply click here) Solid Waste Management Chattanooga EFO Hamilton 02/28/2017
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