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NMDGF Employment Opportunities

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All current job opportunities with New Mexico Department of Game and Fish are advertised through the New Mexico State Personnel Office web site at: All job applications must be submitted directly online to the New Mexico State Personnel Office, the official hiring entity for state government employment.

Applicants can only apply for jobs that are currently advertised and must do so by the deadline date in order for application to be accepted. It is important to follow all instructions when applying for our job openings.

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Current Opportunities
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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

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

If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact:

Angelica Ruiz
Human Resources Manager
(505) 476-8027

NMDGF Law Enforcement Careers

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For more information about Law Enforcement careers visit the NMDGF Conservation Officer page, or check the Enforcement Calendar for recruitment dates, if available.