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Warden Trainee

Description of Work:

This position is available for an enrolled Montana college junior in wildlife resources, recreation management, criminal justice, or related life sciences. Warden trainee will be provided part-time work and fundamental training via on the job experiences. Trainee will work under close supervision principally on weekends and during summer. Upon graduation from college and successful completion of the trainee program, they will attend the Montana Law Enforcement Academy for 12 weeks to acquire Peace Officer status. Trainee will follow a structured training schedule and assist FWP enforcement and other division staff in their assigned duties. Applicants should have the knowledge, skill and ability to work outdoors at all times and in all weather extremes. In addition they should be physically fit, have good communication skills and are able to make rational decisions in difficult situations.