Career Opportunities

Find it in Nature

DNR employeeThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) offers a broad range of careers across the state of Minnesota. Our employees are dedicated to creating a healthy, sustainable, livable Minnesota for generations to come. Join our team of over 3,000 professionals working to conserve and manage Minnesota’s natural resources and Find Your Wild Life. The DNR is an Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly Employer.

Benefits of working at the DNR:

How to find and apply for jobs at the DNR:

  1. Search for state job openings on the Minnesota Careers website.
  2. View our current job openings by selecting "Natural Resources Dept" in the “Agency” section on the left side of the page.
  3. To apply for a job with us, click on the job listing and submit your application materials.

If you don't see jobs that interest you right now, then create an account to receive future notifications. Visit the Minnesota Careers website to setup a profile. Review this information on how to create an account. Setup a job search agent on the job search page. This will allow you to be notified when a position that fits your interests becomes available.

Form I-9: Employment Eligibility Verification

Under federal immigration law, employment is contingent upon your ability to provide evidence of identity, and that you are either a United States citizen or authorized by the U.S. Citizenship and immigration Services for employment in the U.S.

Complete Section 1 of the Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification. Make a copy of this form and bring it in on your first day of employment. Also, be sure to bring in appropriate documents to indicate your employment authorization. Refer to pages 8-11 of the instructions for a list of acceptable documents.