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
Business Administrator Air Pollution Control 09/30/2017
TDEC Environmental Manager 4 Solid Waste Management 10/15/2017

 

​​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
Park Ranger 1 Tennessee State Parks Meeman Shelby State Park Shelby 09/26/2017

 

Middle Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
Admin Services Assistant 2 Solid Waste Management Central Office Davidson 09/26/2017
Parks and Conservation Spec 2 Conservation Administration Central Office Davidson 09/26/2017
Admin Services Assistant 2 Environmental Admin Nashville EFO Davidson 09/26/2017
Software Developer-Lead Information Systems Central Office Davidson 10/03/2017
Historic Preservation Spec Historical Commission Nashville, TN Davidson 10/03/2017
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 Water Resources Johnson City EFO Washington 09/26/2017
Park Ranger 1 Tennessee State Parks Hiwassee/Ocoee Rivers State Park Polk 09/26/2017
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