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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Employment Opportunities
Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the Department of Environmental Services, State of New Hampshire. We invite you to check our website frequently to view a list of current openings. For further information you may contact our Human Resources Unit at (603) 271-8875.

2020 Internship Opportunities - CLOSED for 2020

Other Employment Opportunities

  • Environmental Program Administrator, Land Resources Management Programs

    This position is responsible for the successful development and execution of policies, regulations, rules and technical programs required to achieve and maintain regulatory compliance, and contributes to the achievement of long-term strategic objectives that are protective of public health and welfare, the natural environment, and the economic and social development of the state of New Hampshire. The scope of accountabilities includes: environmental legislation, rulemaking, permitting, design review, compliance assurance, enforcement, communications, and information system management. Please contact Rene Pelletier at or at (603) 271-2951 or Raymond Wilson, HR Coordinator at (603) 271-1496 or at for further information. A complete job description can be found on the NH State Jobs website. Select the "Search for Jobs" tab in the upper left corner, and enter "17207" as the Job ID to view the full job posting.

  • Professional Engineers

    The Department is seeking Professional Engineers to help us achieve our mission, with opportunities across our Water, Waste Management, and Air Resources Divisions. A listing of opportunities can be found at the NH State Jobs website. Select the "Search for Jobs" tab and enter "ENV" as the agency to view current opportunities at NHDES.
    The department provides a very special work environment for Professional Engineers: a true team-based approach; good benefits; minimal travel; and scheduled hours that truly support a work-life balance. The department is a service-based organization that relies on the expertise of our Professional Engineers and Environmentalists to fulfill our requirements that are based on federal and state laws.
    As an employer, the State of New Hampshire offers comprehensive benefits including: generous paid annual, sick and holiday leave accruals; health and dental insurance; an Incentive-based Wellness Program; Flexible Spending Healthcare and Childcare Reimbursement Accounts; an Employee Assistance Program; a Defined Benefit Retirement Plan; a Deferred Compensation Plan; a paid Income Protection Plan; $50,000 of paid Life Insurance; and other additional voluntary benefits.
    Further, our main office in Concord, and our other New Hampshire locations have a lower cost of living than major cities, good schools and easy access to both the White Mountains, Boston and Portland.
    If you are at a transition point in your career, are looking to contribute to the common good, or wish to achieve a greater balance between your career and your family or other interests, you should consider the opportunities here at the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services.
    We look forward to hearing from you!

  • Career Opportunities in New Hampshire State Government

Effective 2/1/03, the Department of Environmental Services will implement a criminal background check procedure for all new full-time temporary, permanent, or on-going part-time selected applicants, as well as for internships lasting longer than 12 weeks. A criminal background check is only required if an offer of employment is extended.

Also required once an offer of employment is extended is a driver’s license record check for those individuals who, once hired, will be driving a state vehicle, travel on behalf of the agency or request mileage reimbursement for travel in a privately owned vehicle to a work assignment.

Should you require further assistance please contact our Human Resources Unit at the above referenced phone number. Please return completed applications to:

Dept. of Environmental Services
Human Resources Unit
29 Hazen Drive; PO Box 95
Concord, NH 03302-0095



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NH Department of Environmental Services | 29 Hazen Drive | PO Box 95 | Concord, NH 03302-0095
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