JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri – Interested in a healthy and rewarding outdoor career to help protect and manage wildlife resources for future generations? The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is currently recruiting and accepting applications online to staff a class of academy conservation officer interns.
Successful applicants will undergo 26 weeks of intensive training in all facets of law enforcement and resource management / conservation stewardship. Upon graduation, newly commissioned conservation officers receive a county assignment and become the face of conservation in their communities – fairly applying the Missouri Wildlife Code promote voluntary respect and serve the public “outside the box”.
Get more information on the essential duties of the agent job, education requirements, necessary experience and knowledge, required skills and abilities, required physical abilities, compensation and benefits, how to apply , conditions of employment and more online jobs.mdc.mo.gov/job/Jefferson-City-Conservation-Agent-Trainee-MO-65109/760051400/.
To learn more about the job, contact Major Brian Ham of the MDC Protection Branch at 573-751-4115, ext. 3819 or Brian.Ham@mdc.mo.gov.
Want to learn more about the work of conservation officers? Watch these videos from MDC: Conservation Officer Matt Smith at youtube.com/watch?v=1856t1GC6OE and MDC Conservation Agent Lexis Riter at youtube.com/watch?v=8Beigpg8I3A.