Calendar

Calendar 2014-12-19T12:27:50+00:00

Apr
12
Wed
Results: 2017 Big Game Draw License – Updated!
Apr 12 all-day

Updated! Big-game Draw License results now available online (onlinesales.wildlife.state.nm.us), by telephone  (Game & Fish Information Center at 888-248-6866 Monday- Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm), or at NMDGF offices.

Apr
15
Sat
Season Begins: 2017 Spring Turkey
Apr 15 all-day

Spring turkey season begins. See the 2017-2018 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info booklet.

Jun
3
Sat
Free Fishing Day 2017
Jun 3 all-day

Fish without a license statewide June 3 and Sept. 23 . All other rules and regulations apply. Get outdoors! Find a fishing hole near you.

Jun
22
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Ruidoso @ Inn of the Mountain Gods, Mescalero Room
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Jul
6
Thu
Chief Pilot (DGF #80209)
Jul 6 @ 12:00 am

This position will work with resource division biologists and law enforcement operations division to conduct aerial surveys of wildlife populations to assess population status and to fly special operations documenting illegal activities. This will be accomplished by operating fixed-wing aircraft in a safe manner and maintaining aircraft in airworthy condition. In addition, this position will coordinate statewide aerial telemetry and perform winter waterfowl surveys within a required limited timeframe to include identification and scheduling of experienced observers and programming/maintaining aerial telemetry equipment.

Apply Online: Chief Pilot (DGF #80209)

Salary: $44,782.40 – $77,916.80 Annually
Opening date: 7/06/2017
Closing date: Continuous
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Aug
18
Fri
New Recruit-Game & Fish Warden-B (DGF#40869+)
Aug 18 @ 12:00 am – Oct 20 @ 11:59 pm

This position will train for approximately one (1) year to become a commissioned Conservation Officer for the State of New Mexico. The training and law enforcement assistance provided is specific to managing the wildlife resources of the state. The incumbent must become a New Mexico certified peace officer by successful completion of the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy and New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Recruit Training Program, plus field training in wildlife law enforcement, wildlife complaints, wildlife and fisheries management activities, hunter education instruction and appropriately interact with the public.

Apply Online: New Recruit-Game & Fish Warden-B (DGF#40869)

Salary: $26,228.80 – $45,656.00 Annually
Opening date: 8/18/2017
Closing date: Continuous
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Aug
19
Sat
Outdoor Expo 2017 – Day 1 @ ABQ Shooting Range Park
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event Dates:
Day 1: Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Day 2: Aug. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free events include catfish pond, firearm and archery target shooting, spin casting, fly tying, climbing wall, kayak instruction, exhibits and much more. Learn from experts how to improve your fishing, shooting and outdoor skills. Keep the dates open and watch for more information: www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

NMDGF Outdoor Expo 2017 Event Map

Aug
20
Sun
Outdoor Expo 2017 – Day 2 @ ABQ Shooting Range Park
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Event Dates:
Day 1: Aug. 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Day 2: Aug. 20, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Free events include catfish pond, firearm and archery target shooting, spin casting, fly tying, climbing wall, kayak instruction, exhibits and much more. Learn from experts how to improve your fishing, shooting and outdoor skills. Keep the dates open and watch for more information: www.wildlife.state.nm.us.

NMDGF Outdoor Expo 2017 Event Map

Aug
21
Mon
Security Manager (DGF #10110010)
Aug 21 @ 12:00 am

This position will be responsible for oversight of the technical, physical, and administration security of information systems at New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF). The incumbent will establish, implement, and enforce enterprise security standards and policies. The position will oversee training of employees in data security, conduct risk assessments, audits, and coordinate/lead security incident investigations. The position will monitor and develop strategies to ensure NMDGF is meeting current and future regulatory compliance (e.g. payment card industry (PCI)) data security standards (DSS). The position will also monitor all systems for information security abnormalities and conduct investigations in addressing them.

Apply Online: Security Manager (DGF #10110010)

Salary: $58,094.40 – $96,844.80
Opening date: 8/21/2017
Closing date: Continuous
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Aug
23
Wed
Deadline: 2017 Pheasant Draw Hunts
Aug 23 all-day

Deadline to apply for pheasant draw hunts. For details see the 2017-2018 Hunting Rules and Info booklet.

Aug
24
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: ABQ @ Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Aug
29
Tue
Public Meetings: Proposed Changes to Fishing Rules
Aug 29 – Sep 7 all-day

See news release for details, dates and locations: Public meetings will address proposed changes to fishing rules

Aug
30
Wed
Results: Pheasant and Sandhill Crane permits
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am

Draw Results for Pheasant and Sandhill Crane permits will be available Wednesday, August 30 at 10:00 am. Successful applicants must have a game hunting license and applicable stamps (plus HIP number for crane) in addition to their draw permit. Licenses are available online, by phone or at any license vendor.

Sep
1
Fri
Season Begins: 2017 Fall Archery-Only Turkey
Sep 1 all-day

Fall archery-only turkey season begins. See the 2017-2018 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info booklet.

Season Begins: 2017 Grouse & Squirrel
Sep 1 all-day
Sep
23
Sat
Free Fishing Day 2017
Sep 23 all-day

Fish without a license statewide June 3 and Sept. 23 . All other rules and regulations apply. Get outdoors! Find a fishing hole near you.

Sep
28
Thu
State Game Commission Public Meeting: Red River @ Red River Community House
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.

Oct
4
Wed
Fish Culturist 1 (DGF #5109)
Oct 4 @ 12:00 am – Oct 24 @ 11:59 pm

This position will provide sport fishing opportunities for the anglers of New Mexico, and will produce and stock fish in the waters of New Mexico. This position will also assist with maintenance of grounds, infrastructures, and equipment at Los Ojos State Fish Hatchery.

Apply Online: Fish Culturist 1 (DGF #5109)

Salary: $23,524.80 – $40,913.60
Opening date: 10/04/2017
Closing date: 10/24/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Los Ojos, New Mexico

Oct
11
Wed
Financial Specialist – Advanced
Oct 11 @ 12:00 am – Oct 23 @ 11:59 pm

This position will provide support regarding fiscal matters to the Department’s Wildlife Management Division which manages wildlife resources statewide. Primary duties will include assisting the Division Chief and Assistant Chiefs develop and coordinate program budgets, issue purchase orders and process payments, oversee and assist with large complex procurements and monitor procurements for federal aid compliance. This position works cooperatively with other Divisions and Department staff to ensure purchase orders and payments are processed in a timely manner. This position also works with companies and individuals to get them set up as vendors and process invoices. Other duties include providing backup to other financial specialists and assisting staff to initiate procurement(s) and process payments.

Apply Online: Financial Specialist – Advanced

Salary: $26,228.80 – $45,656.00
Opening date: 10/11/2017
Closing date: 10/23/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Oct
12
Thu
Fish Culturist 1 (DGF #5129)
Oct 12 @ 12:00 am – Nov 2 @ 11:59 pm

This position will provide sport fishing opportunities for the anglers of New Mexico, produce and stock fish in the waters of New Mexico. This position also assists with maintenance of grounds, infrastructures, and equipment at Rock Lake State Fish Hatchery.

Apply Online: Fish Culturist 1 (DGF #5129)

Salary: $23,524.80 – $40,913.60
Opening date: 10/12/2017
Closing date: 11/02/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Santa Rosa, New Mexico

Oct
17
Tue
Human Resource Generalist (DGF #5006)
Oct 17 @ 12:00 am – Oct 22 @ 11:59 pm

This position will perform advanced human resource functions in support of all divisions within the Department of Game & Fish to include; bi-weekly payroll administration using the SHARE system according to Department and Department of Finance and Administration payroll requirements, process retroactive pay adjustments, additional pay, refund requests and manual warrant requests, and time & labor adjustments. Maintain agency payroll files via SHARE HCM, perform all related new hire and employee termination transactions. Incumbent will perform a variety of Human Resource transactions including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, and classification & compensation administration using SHARE HCM 9.2 and NEOGOV. The position will ensure compliance with Department of Game & Fish and State Personnel Office rules, policies and procedures. THIS POSITION IS ANTICIPATED TO ULTIMATELY BE ASSIGNED TO THE STATE PERSONNEL OFFICE AS PART OF THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH AGENCIES’ CONSOLIDATED HUMAN RESOURCES STAFF.

Apply Online: Human Resource Generalist (DGF #5006)

Salary: $31,782.40 – $55,307.20
Opening date: 10/17/2017
Closing date: 10/22/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Oct
19
Thu
Administrative Support Worker – Southwest Area (DGF #5189)
Oct 19 @ 12:00 am – Nov 2 @ 11:59 pm

This position will perform clerical and administrative tasks for the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. The Incumbent will greet the public, answer phones, dispatch calls to appropriate personnel, maintain daily logs and operate a cash drawer. Other office functions and requirements include backup clerical support to the division’s administrative secretary and assist with customer service requests for information in regards to special license vendorship services to sportsmen, wildlife enforcement officers, and the public seeking services of the Department of Game and Fish pursuant to Chapter 17, NMSA 1978 Comp.

Apply Online: Administrative Support Worker – Southwest Area (DGF #5189)

Salary: $21,195.20 – $36,878.40 Annually
Opening date: 10/19/2017
Closing date: 11/02/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Department Land, Water and Property Specialist (DGF #34561)
Oct 19 @ 12:00 am – Nov 2 @ 11:59 pm

This position will manage the land and property interests of the New Mexico State Game Commission by facilitating and managing land purchases, easements, leases, surveys, appraisals, rights-of-way, temporary use permits, and other agreements in accordance with the Strategic Plan of the New Mexico Department of Game & Fish, state and federal laws, and all applicable regulations, policies, and procedures. Responsibilities of this position also include the management and organization of documents related to property interests such as deeds, plats, mineral rights, water rights, easements, and other files. This position has contractual responsibilities related to land surveys and appraisals, and is the main point of contact regarding real property with the Department Administration, habitat and wildlife managers, legal staff, and Geographic Information System specialists.

Apply Online: Department Land, Water and Property Specialist (DGF #34561)

Salary: $31,782.40 – $55,307.20 Annually
Opening date: 10/19/2017
Closing date: 11/02/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Nov
1
Wed
Season Begins: 2017 Fall Turkey
Nov 1 all-day

Fall (any legal sporting arms) turkey season begins. See the 2017-2018 New Mexico Hunting Rules & Info booklet.