Career Opportunities


The Nevada Deparment of Public Safety is Currently Recruiting for the Following Jobs:

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    Open Competitive Recruitment for DPS Officer I and II

    The Department of Public Safety will will keep the recruitment for DPS Officer I and II open indefinitely. These recruitments will remain open until sufficient applications are received. The recruitments are to fill positions statewide for Capitol Police, Highway Patrol and Parole & Probation. The academy is held each year in January and July in Carson City and March and September in Las Vegas.

      Career Opportunities

       Announcement # Job Title Closing Date Details
      2016-1018 DPS Officer I Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      2016-1019 DPS Officer II Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      2017-1022 Public Safety Dispatcher I 12/01/17 Details

        Transfer and Departmental Promotional Opportunities for Current DPS Employees:

        Job Opportunities

          Announcement #  Job Title Closing Date Details
          Transfer DPS Lieutenant 10/20/17 Details
          Transfer DPS Sergeant 10/23/17 Details
          Transfer DPS Sergeant 10/25/17 Details
          Transfer DPS Officer II 10/24/17 Details