Veteran Hiring at TPWD

Veterans at TPWD

TPWD seeks employees who have demonstrated their commitment to protecting public resources, and our veterans have demonstrated their commitment while also developing the skills that are needed here at TPWD. That is why TPWD wants veterans to apply for positions in all of our divisions. In return for service through our agency, TPWD offers generous family-friendly and veteran-friendly policies for our employees.

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If you choose to claim veteran's employment preference including surviving spouse or orphan of a veteran as outlined by the State of Texas, you must attach a DD214 at the time your application is submitted.

Why We Love it Here

  • Teamwork, support, and flexibility on the job
  • Collaborative environment with dedicated employees
  • Training and educational benefits
  • Opportunities to visit state parks and natural areas for work and leisure

Veteran Hiring FAQs

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