for permanent and project jobs
for Limited Term Employment (LTE) openings. LTE jobs are temporary and do not require a civil service examination
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Permanent job openings

Listed below are current permanent and/or project job openings. Click on the job title to view the entire job announcement and just follow the "How to Apply" instructions. We post new job openings frequently so please check this site weekly or click on the "Subscribe" button to the right to receive weekly updates from us!

Click on the job title to view the entire job announcement via the Wisc.Jobs website, then follow the "How to Apply" instructions.

Current Job Openings

Title Job Code Deadline Date
Park & Recreational Specialist (Trails Coordinator) 14-01447 April 20, 2014
Water Regulation & Zoning Specialists 14-01282 April 21, 2014
IS Business Automation Specialist (AWaRe Business Analyst/Project Manager) 14-00726 April 21, 2014
NR Program Specialist 2 14-01642 April 21, 2014
Water Quality Permits Section Chief 14-01632 April 24, 2014
Natural Resources Region Program Manager 14-01562 April 28, 2014
NR Customer Service Representative 14-01671 April 28, 2014
Real Estate Operations Section Chief 14-01645 May 8, 2014


Wisconsin Residency is not required for permanent positions within the Department of Natural Resources. The policy of the State of Wisconsin as an employer is to employ only persons who are legally authorized to work in the United States.

Competency Based Hiring

The Department of Natural Resources uses a "competency based" approach to its human resources practices. Information on "Competency Based Hiring within the DNR" is available within the following document: Competency Based Hiring Process [PDF]

Contact information
If you have questions about specific job openings, use the contact information found on the individual job announcement page.
Last revised: Thursday November 08 2012