New Jersey Civil Service Commission Job Announcements
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Symbol:  S0035U       
Issue Date: 01/05/2016 Closing Date: 01/28/2016
Jurisdiction: STATE Salary: $45,000.00 Per Year
Num. of Positions: 1 Workweek: 35 Hours per week
Application Fee: $25.00

Open to Residents of:
1) New Jersey 2) United States
EDUCATION:  Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in one of the Biological Sciences, Biology, Biostatistics, Microbiology, Natural Science, Zoology, Marine Science, Wildlife Biology, Marine Biology, Animal Science, Botany, Physics, Wildlife Science/Conservation, Fisheries Science, Wildlife Management, Conservation Law Enforcement, Ecology, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Studies or Environmental Science. The Bachelor's degree must include or be supplemented by twenty-four (24) semester hour credits in any combination of the following areas: Fisheries Science, Wildlife Science, Ecology, Natural Resource Management or Biological Sciences.  Please upload a copy of your transcript with your application.  Failure to do so will result in ineligibility.

NOTE:  A Bachelor's degree in Environmental Education, Parks and Recreation or Criminal Justice supplemented by thirty (30) semester hour credits in any combination of the subject areas indicated above will be considered acceptable.  If you are substituting a Bachelor's supplemented by thirty (30) semester hours in any of the subject areas, please upload a copy of your transcript with your application.  Failure to do so will result in ineligibility.

Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by a recognized evaluation service.  Please upload a copy of your evaluation with your transcript.  Failure to do so will result in ineligibility.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Minimum of eighteen (18) years of age.

CITIZENSHIP:  United States Citizenship.

TRAINING:  Appointees must be able to satisfactorily complete the police training course administered by the New Jersey State Police or other accredited police training academy certified by the Police Training Commissioner (PTC).  Such training includes successful attainment of a level of proficiency in the use of firearms.

Appointees must successfully qualify in the use of firearms on a semi-annual basis, or more frequently, if required by the appointing authority.

NOTE:  Appointees will be required to attend and successfully complete an eight (8) week Division training course covering fish and wildlife rules and regulations upon appointment to the position.

MEDICAL/PSYCHOLOGICAL EXAMINATION:  Candidates certified from the eligible list for this title will be required to undergo medical and psychological examinations administered by the Appointing Authority.

RESIDENCY:  Appointees will be required to establish residence in the approved residency area defined for the assigned administrative area of the state within ninety (90) days of completion of the Working Test Period.

LICENSE:  Appointee will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey.  Please submit a copy of your license with your application.

Customer Care and Technical Support:  If you are having difficulty submitting your application online, customer care and technical support are available during regular business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, Monday - Friday, excluding holidays and emergency closings.  Please email: or call (609) 292-4144.  Please note that application support requests received outside regular business hours on the closing date will not change the application filing deadline so PLEASE FILE EARLY.

Important Information:
  1. NJAC 4A:4-2.3(b) states that all requirements must be met as of the closing date.
  2. Online applications must be completed and submitted by the closing date listed above.
  3. If an employment list results from this announcement, it may be certified to fill full-time and part-time positions.
  4. Effective September 1, 2011, the New Jersey First residency law was enacted. Please click here for additional information.
  5. Per Public law 2010 c.26, the reduced application fee for Veterans does not apply since this is a Public Safety title.
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