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Employment & Internships

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 click on the Position Title for the job description and instructions on how to apply.

Position Title Division Location Closing Date
Office of External Affairs Intern Administration Knoxville EFO Until Filled
Marketing Intern Tennessee State Parks Central Office Until Filled
Memphis Environmental Field Office Intern  Water Resources  Memphis Environmental Field Office  Until Filled 
Event Management Intern Tennessee State Parks Central Office Until Filed
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Intern Office of Strategic Initiatives Central Office Until Filled
Cookeville Environmental Field Office Intern Water Resources Cookeville EFO Until Filled
Chattanooga EFO Water Resources Intern Water Resources Chattanooga EFO Until Filled
Mining Unit Intern Water Resources Knoxville Environmental Field Office Until Filled
Division of Water Resources Intern, Johnson City EFO Water Resources Johnson City EFO Until Filled
Division of Water Resources Intern, Jackson EFO Water Resources Jackson EFO Until Filled
TSP Social Media & Mascot Assistant Tennessee State Parks Various Locations 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).  Click on the link below for the job description.  If interested, please go to TN.gov/careers to apply.

Job Title Job ID Division Closing Date
       

Preferred Services Opportunities​

Listed below are the current job postings for Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (in order by closing date). Please go to TN.gov/careers to apply for the position.

West Tennessee: 

Job Title Job ID# Division Location County Closing Date
TDEC Environmental Scientist 3 7778 Water Resources Memphis EFO Shelby 4/14/20
           

Middle Tennessee:

Job Title Job ID# Division Location County Closing Date
TDEC-Environmental Consultant 3 7658 Solid Waste Central Office Davidson 4/14/20
Parks & Conservation Manager 7810 State Parks Facilities Management Davidson 4/14/20
Parks & Conservation Specialist 2 7830 State Parks Facilities Management Davidson 4/21/20
TDEC Environmental Scientist 1* 7974 Water Resources Cookeville EFO Putnam 4/14/20
           

East Tennessee:

Job Title Job ID# Division Location County Closing Date
           

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

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