DEEP: Wildlife Division Seasonal Job Opportunities

Wildlife Division Seasonal Job Opportunities

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The Wildlife Division frequently has Seasonal Resource Assistant positions available at its different offices and locations. These positions are available for individuals interested in acquiring experience in the profession of wildlife management. A background in wildlife biology or environmental science is highly preferred for most positions. Pay rates vary from $10.10 to $14.00 per hour, depending on education and experience. Positions are typically 6 months in duration (no more than 1,030 hours) and have between a 35- to 40-hour work week.

Position openings (when available) are briefly listed below, according to work location. All interested applicants can find specific descriptions of these positions and submit applications on the Online Employment Center.

How to Apply for a Seasonal Position

Seasonal Resource Assistant - Sessions Woods WMA

The following projects are based at the Wildlife Division's Sessions Woods WMA office in Burlington. Mailing address: Sessions Woods WMA, PO Box 1550, Burlington, CT 06013-1550. Telephone: 860-424-3011. Fax: 860-675-8141.

Project/Job Description
No Positions Currently Available
Seasonal Resource Assistant - Franklin Swamp WMA

The following projects are based at the Wildlife Division's Franklin Swamp WMA office in Franklin.  Mailing address: Franklin Swamp WMA, 391 Route 32, North Franklin, CT 06254. Telephone: 860-424-3011. Fax: 860-642-7964.

Project/Job Description
No Positions Currently Available
Seasonal Resource Assistant - Marlborough Office

The following projects are based at the DEEP's Eastern District office in Marlborough. Mailing address: Wildlife Division, Eastern District Area Headquarters, 209 Hebron Road, Marlborough, CT 06447. Telephone: 860-295-9523. Fax: 860-344-2941.

Project/Job Description
Title: Seasonal Resource Assistant (Habitat Management Program)
 
The Wildlife Division is seeking to hire a Seasonal Resource Assistant to work within the Habitat Management Program to assist with GIS mapping (ArcMap10.2), data bases, habitat technical assistance, and other administrative duties. The main work location will be the DEEP’s Eastern District Headquarters in Marlborough. (more details)
 
The position is thirty-five (35) to forty (40) hours per week, Monday through Friday, between 7:30 am – 5:00 pm (hours flexible). Occasional weekend and evening work required. The selected candidate must have a valid driver’s license and an excellent driving record.
 
The pay rate varies from $10.10 to $14.00 per hour, depending on education and experience. There are no benefits with this position. Length of position is approximately six (6) months, (no more than 1,030 hours).
 
Apply for this position through the Online Employment Center by submitting a Master Application, cover letter, and resume. (How to Apply for a Seasonal Position)
Seasonal Resource Assistant - Hartford Office

The following projects are based at the Wildlife Division's main office in Hartford. Mailing address: Wildlife Division, Department of Energy & Environmental Protection, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106-5127. Telephone: 860-424-3011. Fax: 860-424-4078.

Project/Job Description
Title: Seasonal Resource Assistant (Office Assistant)
 
The Wildlife Division is seeking to hire a Seasonal Resource Assistant to work with a variety of Division programs, including the Natural Diversity Database (NDDB), Nuisance Wildlife Control, Scientific Collecting, and Wildlife Rehabilitation. The Seasonal Resource Assistant will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks, including but not limited to handling incoming phone calls relating to animal damage, assisting with the administration of licenses for the Nuisance Wildlife Control Operators (NWCOs), supporting staff with beaver damage complaints and permits, preparing NDDB reviews, administering a variety of state permits and authorizations, and managing paperwork for the hunting program as needed. (more details)
 
The position is forty (40) hours per week, Monday through Friday, between 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM. The pay rate varies from $11.00 to $13.00 per hour, depending on education and experience. There are no benefits with this position. Length of the position is approximately six (6) months (no more than 1,030 hours).
 
Apply for this position through the Online Employment Center by submitting a Master Application and a resume. (How to Apply for a Seasonal Position)
Seasonal Resource Assistant - Glastonbury Shooting Range
Project/Job Description
No Positions Currently Available

To Apply: The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) and other CT State Agencies have transitioned to a paperless Online Employment Center.

You can now efficiently search and apply for current job openings on-line via a mobile friendly website, and receive email notices about the status of each application. Mailed or faxed job applications will no longer be accepted. Additionally, the new system no longer requires separate applications for examinations and job openings.

  • Register as a user and set up a "Master Application." (No need to manually fill out a new application every time you want to apply for a job. Simply keep your "Master Application" up-to-date and use it to apply for current job openings. You can check the status of your applications 24/7.)
Fill out "Interest Cards" so that you can receive emails about future job openings. You will need to renew your Interest Card selections annually.
 

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Content last updated on April 16, 2018.