Becoming a Conservation Officer

  • Are you looking for a rewarding career?
  • Are you self motivated?
  • Do you enjoy working with people one on one or in groups?
  • Do you believe it's important to conserve and protect our natural resources?
  • Do you enjoy helping people have a safe and enjoyable time in the outdoors? 

If you answered yes to any of these five questions, you may have made the first step to a rewarding career opportunity.

How Apply for a Conservation Officer Position

When can I expect to be contacted by MDWFP concerning my application?

  • Conservation Officers are normally hired once a year.
  • We ask for a register of eligible applicants from the Personnel Board.
  • If your name appears on the register, you will receive a pre-interview packet from us. 

Frequently Asked Questions

All the questions and answers you need to know about becoming a Conservation officer.

North Region

457 CR 36 Box 100
Enid, MS 38927
(662) 563-6222

Central Region

506 Highway 43 South
Canton, MS 39046
(601) 859-3421

South Region

1201 N. Clark Avenue
Magnolia, MS 39652
(601) 783-2911

More Information

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks offers a variety of career opportunities. All are dedicated to, or support, the conservation of Mississippi's natural resources and the enhancement of outdoor recreation.