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NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) employs approximately 2,800 people across NSW. All NPWS staff play a vital role in managing, promoting and protecting the conservation and heritage of our national parks and reserves.

Our dedicated employees include field officers, park rangers, scientists and administration staff. Their conservation efforts involve identifying, assessing, protecting and maintaining the values of our precious natural, cultural and historic landscapes to ensure they're available for future generations.

NPWS also offers a 2-year NPWS field officer traineeship program for field officers, who are on the front line in national parks across NSW. This program is supported by training through a Registered Training Organisation, coaching and on the job training.

Find out more about careers with NPWS.