People who work for the Department of Land and Natural Resources are committed to fulfilling the agency’s mission of managing and conserving the state’s natural and cultural resources for future generations. With nearly 900 employees working throughout the state, job opportunities within the department require various levels of education and expertise ranging from a high school education up through advanced degrees. If you are interested in pursuing a career as a conservation enforcement officer, aquatic or wildlife biologist, environmental engineer, archaeologist or cultural historian, the Department of Land and Natural Resources is the place for you.

How to Apply


Listed below are the divisions and staff offices within the Department of Land and Natural Resources. Please click on the division or staff office to find out more about the particular vacancy you are interested in.

Civil Service Jobs

Non-Civil Service Jobs



  • Meet the minimum qualification requirements of the position.


  • Complete an on-line application at the Department of Human Resources Development Website. For additional information regarding the on-line application process please visit the Department of Human Resources Development On-line Employment Guide.


The Department of Land and Natural Resources offers a competitive compensation package. In addition to salary, which is an important part of the compensation package, an employee may be eligible for a broad range of valuable benefits, such as comprehensive health care insurance, life insurance, retirement programs, sick leave, vacation leave and paid holidays. The benefits information provided below is not a contract or binding agreement. It does not supersede laws, rules, collective bargaining agreements, policies and procedures, and benefit plan documents pertaining to the various subject matters covered. Benefits vary by type of employment appointment and applicable collective bargaining agreement, and are subject to change. [Benefits At-A-Glance]



Current Jobs

Please check the website regularly for updates.

Job Opportunity
Recruitment #
Closing Date
Abstractor VII (Hawaiian Language) 217050 Continuous 
Account Clerk III – Oahu 216170 Continuous
Archaeologist III (HP) EX102393 Continuous
Architectural Historian EX112243(E) Continuous
Appraisal & Real Estate Specialist New! EX9632 Continuous
Coastal Lands Program Specialist EX121527 Continuous
Education Specialist IV (SR-22) – Oahu  New! 218312 Continuous
Enforcement Office III   217250 Continuous 
Hydrologist II/III/IV EX118214 Continuous
Land Agent II/III/IV – Hawaii 217518 Continuous
Land Agent II/III/IV – Kauai   Various Continuous
Land Agent IV – Maui   217657 Continuous


04/25/17 – Open Recruitment Underway for State Resources Conservation Officers  New!