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Becky Washington, CPRW
(503) 257-7470
PO Box 19000
Portland, OR
 
Resource Staffing Svc
(503) 261-8844
10568 SE Washington St
Portland, OR

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Labor Ready Inc
(503) 253-9918
8776 NE Sandy Blvd
Portland, OR

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Northwest Staffing Resources
(503) 652-1222
10001 SE Sunnyside Rd Ste 230
Clackamas, OR

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South East Works Worksource
(503) 772-2300
6927 SE Foster Road
Portland, OR
 
Sea Scout Ship "City of Roses"
(503) 667-7835
1761 SW 20th Ct
Gresham, OR
 
Ressler Christine A Dds
(503) 253-4700
215 SE 102ND Ave Ste 200
Portland, OR

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Staffing Network
(503) 256-0002
10814 NE Halsey St
Portland, OR

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Career Directions Northwest
(503) 234-4484
1425 Se 46th Ave
Portland, OR
 
Flexstaff
(503) 233-3649
901 SE Oak St Ste 203
Portland, OR

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Game Warden

How to become a Game Warden

Many states require game wardens to hold a bachelor's degree in criminology and forestry/wildlife preservation. Professionals must have an educational background in both public safety and biology. Some states require professionals to attend a state-certified police academy to secure employment, or to pass a written and physical examination.

To become a fish and game warden an individual must be familiar with the criminal justice system and state regulations concerning hunting, fishing, environmental protection, and recreational pursuits.

What does a Game Warden do?

Game wardens, also referred to as conservation officers or wildlife officers, enforce fishing, hunting, and boating laws. They patrol hunting and fishing areas, investigate complaints and accidents, conduct search and rescue operations, and aid in prosecuting court cases.

Game wardens are state, federal or local law enforcement agents responsible for enforcing laws pertaining to the hunting, fishing, and trapping of wild animals. They enforce laws and regulations designed to protect and conserve fish and wildlife. Officers collect information and report on the condition of fish and wildlife in a specific area.

Game Wardens investigate wildlife crop damage and advise owners of preventative measures. Officers inspect commercial fishing operations, canneries, processors, and fish markets.

Professionals conduct hunter safety training, assist in controlled hunt planning, and investigate coastal water pollution. Occasionally, officers are asked to speak at civic, sporting and conservation events.

Game wardens have broad duties within the law enforcement spectrum that include ensuring that licensing requirements are met by hunters, trappers, and fishermen, to having general law enforcement authority that allows them to effect arrests for most crimes including traffic, and other general violations of the law.

In some areas, officers are responsible for conducting investigations of hunting related homicides and boating accidents. Officers also make arrests of individuals driving or boating under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Detailed investigations are conducted to solve wildlife crimes. Officers use ballistic evidence, DNA, fingerprints, and any comparative evidence to prosecute people who illegally kill wildlife or commit other crimes that fall under the jurisdiction of a game warden.

Officers can also assist with wildlife management duties such as surveys to count game animals like elk and deer. Professionals assist landowners in finding solutions to wildlife damage. Individuals in this field teach hunter education classes and operate other programs to teach children, and the public, the importance of wildlife management and habitat conservation.

Conservation officers can, and routinely do, seize fishing equipment, firearms, vehicles, watercraft, and other equipment and property used in the commission of fi...

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