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Employment at the DNR

Employment at the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

The DNR employs a large, diverse workforce throughout our state. We seek employees with a strong customer service philosophy and an attitude of helpfulness. We typically fill jobs in the areas of Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences, Engineering, Law Enforcement, Business, Information Technology and Administrative Support.

Current Job Listings

To view a list of our most recent job openings, visit WiscJobs, the Official Employment Site of Wisconsin State Government. This link will exit you from the DNR website.

Limited Term Employment

Limited Term Employment (LTE) openings with the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) are located throughout Wisconsin. To view a list of LTE openings at the DNR visit the Limited Term Job Openings page.


The DNR values diversity and actively seeks to attract individuals from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds. Visit the Diversity page for more information about diversity at the DNR.

Internship programs

The DNR participates in internship programs, work-study opportunities and other programs that provide students with opportunities to learn about our organization and what we do. Visit our Internship Programs page for more information about becoming an intern at the DNR.

New Employee Orientation Information

Congratulations on your upcoming position with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources!  We have some orientation information for you on our DNR New Employee Orientation Information page.

Additional Information

You can learn more about how to apply for a state job by visiting the applicant resources page at the Department of Administration Jobs Seekers page.