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
Regional Director for External Affairs: Chattanooga EFO External Affairs 08/25/2017
Legal Assistant General Counsel 08/25/2017
Park Manager 2: T.O. Fuller State Park Tennessee State Parks 09/08/2017
TDEC Environmental Consultant 4: Oak Ridge Office Remediation 09/15/2017
Business Administrator Air Pollution Control 09/30/2017

 

​​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
Administrative Secretary Environmental Admin Memphis EFO Shelby 08/22/2017
Food Service Assistant Manager 2 Tennessee State Parks Pickwick Landing State Park Hardin 08/22/2017

 

Middle Tennessee:

Job Title Division Location County Closing Date
TDEC-Env Consultant 1 Water Resources Central Office Davidson 08/22/2017
Accountant 2 Water Resources Central Office Davidson 08/22/2017
Conservation Worker 1 Tennessee State Parks Old Stone Fort State Park Coffee 08/29/2017
Conservation Worker 2 Tennessee State Parks Edgar Evins State Park DeKalb 08/29/2017
Hospitality Manager 3 Tennessee State Parks Montgomery Bell State Park Dickson 09/05/2017
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
         
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    (Please note some job opportunities are listed under TDEC specific title.)