A more intensive inspection effort is ramping up in Montana to prevent expansion of invasive species such as mussels.

In order to inspect and decontaminate boats and other watercraft, the Montana Department of Fish Wildlife and Parks needs to hire more seasonal employees. The department has been interviewing applicants at a number of different sites this month.

They are now coming to Western Montana:

  • Kalispell FWP Regional Headquarters, 490 Meidian Road - Interviews March 17 and 18 - Complete paperwork March 18 and 19.
  • Missoula FWP Regional Headquarters, 3201 Spurgin Rd - Interviews March 20 - Complete paperwork March 21.
  • Butte Job Service - Interviews March 22 - Complete paperwork March 23.
  • Bozeman FWP Regional Headquarters - Interviews March 24 - Complete paperwork March 25.
  • The interviews will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at each location.

    You must be at least 18 years old, have a valid driver's license and clean driving record, customer service skills and must be able to work with a team.

    The work will be from April through October with flexible times for University students. Bring a resume or a completed Montana state application.
    For more information call 542-5500 or check the Montana FWP website.