How to Apply

So you are interested in employment with the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation! 

Hiring Process

The department has both tested and non-tested positions.

 

IF EXAM IS REQUIRED
Biologist (Wildlife and Fisheries), Game Warden, Technician (Wildlife and Fisheries)

1. Take the Department’s Standardized Employment Exams. More about the exams....
    a. Letters will be sent to the applicants notifying them of their score.
    b. The top scoring candidates will be asked to submit an application for employment.

2. When an opening occurs:
    A. Applicants will be selected for interviews.

    B. Up to 4 applicants per vacancy will be selected for interviews.

3. Selection for employment will be made on the basis of the combined results of tests, interview and back-ground investigation.

Background Investigation: A thorough background investigation will be conducted by the Department on each selected applicant. The investigation will include contacting references such as previous employers and others who have significant dealing with the candidate.

 

IF EXAM IS NOT REQUIRED

Information/Education Specialists, Internship, Biologist Aide, secretary, telephone interviewer and temporary positions

1. Download an employment application from the Web site.

2. Application will be reviewed and interviews set up.

3. Selection for employment will be made on the basis of the combined results of tests, interview and back-ground investigation. 

If you have any questions regarding how to apply for ODWC positions please contact Human Resources at 405-521-4640, weekdays from 8:00 to 4:30.