The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) offers a
wide range of opportunities, all across the State of
Florida, for talented, energetic people.
If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding career
that offers professional growth, then DEP has a place for
Find a Job or Internship
If you are interested in working for DEP you will be able to view advertised
positions by visiting the state's official website at
https://peoplefirst.myflorida.com/logon.htm. When applying for any vacant
position, a State of Florida Employment Application is required and can be located at the link above. Applications are only accepted for advertised positions. Should you require assistance in applying for a position thru People First site, you can call People Firs at 1-877-562-7287.
Applying for an Internship
DEP offers a variety of exciting and challenging internships across the entire state for individuals interested pursuing careers in engineering, environmental law, environmental science and park management. Through our internship program, students can improve communications skills, develop team work skills, learn the importance of protecting the environment and much more. Other professional, technical and administrative
positions including field work, surveying, hydrology, communications and information technology also are available.
Application materials can be submitted electronically or by mail. Find more information regarding
If you are interested in applying for an internship with DEP, you will need to send us the following information:
Cover letter describing your area(s) of interest and the
dates when you will be available
Resume describing your training and experience
Copy of School's internship criteria
Please send these three items to the following email
You may also submit your information via fax at
850-245-2545 or by mail at the address below.
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Human Resource Management
3900 Commonwealth Boulevard, MS #70
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3000
3800 Commonwealth Boulevard, Room 160
DEP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
If you need an accommodation to participate in the
recruitment/selection process, contact the Bureau of Human
Resource Management at 850-245-2511.