Applications Section Supervisor (DGF #4991)
Mar 21 @ 12:00 am – Apr 3 @ 11:59 pm

The incumbent in this position will serve as the supervisor of the New Mexico Game and Fish (NMDGF), Information Systems Division (ISD), Applications Team and subject matter expert on all matters concerning web based applications development in a Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP (LAMP) environment, database infrastructure/structure, application/database security, and application backup/recovery operations by providing advanced specialized technical support, configuration management, deployment, maintenance, upgrade, troubleshooting, security, disaster mitigation, and disaster recovery for applications development, web development, database systems, application operations and technologies. The incumbent will create and execute project plans following the stages of a Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in the support of NMDGF internal and external web based applications and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements. Responsibilities include developing code to support complex requirements or to support impeding deadlines in order to keep deliverables on schedule and reviewing subordinate’s code for efficiency and validation as well as assist subordinates in the development of complex coding scenarios.

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Salary: $67,912.00 – $113,235.20 Annually
Opening date: 3/21/2017
Closing date: 4/3/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Location: Santa Fe (City), New Mexico

Deadline: 2016–2017 Late Harvest Reports
Mar 22 all-day

Deadline to submit late 2016–2017 harvest reports for deer, elk, pronghorn antelope and turkey ($8 late fee applies). Reporting is required for all 2016–2017 license holders to be eligible for 2017–2018 draw licenses. 

Failure to report for these species by this date will result in rejection of all draw applications. Additional species hunting and trapping harvest-result reporting deadlines are listed in 2017-2018 Hunting Rules & Info Book (click here).

Deadline: 2017 Big-Game Draw Application
Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm

Deadline to apply for Draw Licenses for Barbary sheep, bighorn sheep, deer, elk, ibex, javelinapronghorn antelope and oryx, and to apply for Private-land Only Deer License for Units 2A, 2B, 2C, 4 and 5A. Applications must be completed before 5 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time (MDT).

Failure to report harvest results and pay any applicable late fees for deer, elk, pronghorn antelope and turkey by this date will result in rejection of all draw applications. 

2017-2018 Hunting Rules & Info (click here).

Hunter Education Courses
Mar 25 – Jul 15 all-day

Check the Hunter Education Course Schedule for new & updated class dates for Hunter Education, Field Day/Live Fire, and Bowhunter Education.  We also offer online course options for New Mexico residents 11 years of age or older.

OHV Safety Classes
Mar 25 all-day

Check the Off-Highway Vehicle Calendar for new & updated available class dates.

OHV Safety Class: ATV @ Los Lunas, River Park
Mar 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Directions: Google Map

All students must pre-register prior to class.

Click Icon of OHV Safety Class Pre-registration Instructions OHV Safety Class Pre-registration Instructions  for instructions to pre-register for a hands-on class.

Online training is also available that provides the required safety permit after completion (see Safety and Training: Online Training tab).

New Mexico law requires anyone younger than 18 to obtain a safety permit prior to operating an OHV on public lands. The Department offers free hands-on ATV or dirt bike training that provides a safety permit after completion. Students must provide a properly registered OHV and all necessary safety equipment.

2017-2018 License Year Begins
Apr 1 all-day

2017–2018 License Year begins. All Over-The-Counter (OTC) license types, including Game-hunting Licenses and Game-hunting & Fishing Licenses, are available online, by telephone (Game & Fish Information Center at 888-248-6866 Monday- Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm), or at NMDGF offices and license vendors.

State Game Commission Public Meeting: Artesia @ Central Valley Electrlc Co-op
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am

Visit Commission Meetings & Agendas for more information.