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. 

           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

            Transfer and Departmental Promotional Opportunities for Current DPS Employees:

                Announcement #               Position Title               Division             Area          Closing Date          Details     
              DPS Officer II Investigations Carson City      09/22/2020 Details
              DPS Officer II Training Division   Carson City 09/25/2020 Details
              Administrative Assistant III RCCD - SOR Carson City 09/28/2020 Details
              Program Officer I RCCD - Criminal Records Unit Carson City 09/30/2020 Details

             

            Job Opportunities

              Announcement #  Job Title Closing Date Details