Career Opportunities


The Nevada Department 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 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.

     

     

    The Department of Public Safety is still actively seeking to hire qualified individuals to join our officer ranks.  During the COVID-19 government closures, recruiters are still reviewing applications and making arrangements for testing that meets guidelines for social distancing, size of gatherings, and sanitation.  Because we are working remotely from home, there could be some delay in responding to your interest.  Please bear with us as we work through these current challenges.

      Career Opportunities

       Announcement # Job Title Closing Date Details
      2020-1047 DPS Officer I Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details 
      2020-1048 DPS Officer II Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details
      38675 Equal Employment Opportunity Officer Until Recruitment Needs are Satisfied Details

        Transfer and Departmental Promotional Opportunities for Current DPS Employees:

        Job Opportunities

          Announcement #  Job Title Closing Date Details
          40128 DPS Lieutenant 07/04/20 Details
          40268 Deputy Division Administrator 07/02/20 Details