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Wildlife Conservation Officer Careers

The Pennsylvania Game Commission has a duty to manage the commonwealth's wild birds and mammals for current and future generations and is looking for men and women willing to make a career-long commitment to this mission. If you are interested in a unique law enforcement career, take time to review the information below and consider if this demanding, but fulfilling lifestyle is for you.

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Pennsylvania Game Commission Careers

The Following Civil Service Exams are Closed:

Currently, Civil Service has closed the tests listed on this page due to technical updates, so they are not available until further notice. Please note, the Game Commission is working on requesting the Forest Technician and Forester tests to reopen in the near future. Please check either this site or the Civil Service Commission website for future opening dates as they become available.

Information Technology Generalists and Administrators
Applications Developers and Administrators
Forest Ast Managers and Program Specialists
Forester – Open for a limited time 12/6/17 – 12/30/17 for scheduling exams
Forest Tech – Open for a limited time 12/6/17 – 12/30/17 for scheduling exams
Licensed Professional Geologists
Wildlife Maintenance Propagator
Survey Technician

Additional information, including minimum experience and training required, can be found on the Civil Service Commission website at under the "Job Seekers" tab.


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