Career Opportunities


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

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    Bi-Annual Open Competitive Recruitment for DPS Officer I and II

    The Department of Public Safety will open a competitive recruitment for DPS Officer I and II March and September each year. 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 January and July each year in Carson City, Nevada.

      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
      28993 Training Officer I Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      29064 Equal Employment Opportunity Officer Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      29149 Plans Examiner III-Fire and Life Safety Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      29758 Communications Systems Specialist II Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      30414 Grants & Projects Analyst II Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      30449 Parole & Probation Specialist III 01/19/17 Details
      30469 Equipment Mechanic II 01/24/17 Details

        Transfer and Departmental Promotional Opportunities for Current DPS Employees:

        Job Opportunities

          Announcement#  Job Title Closing Date Details
          30424 Administrative Assistant II 01/11/17 Details
          Transfer Administrative Assistant II 01/19/16 Details