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Careers

Keeping the greatest city in the world safe requires finding the best people for the job. The New York City Police Department has a variety of uniformed and civilian job positions. Whether you’re considering a career as a police officer, traffic enforcement agent, or a communications technician, a range of rewarding and fulfilling career opportunities await you in the NYPD.

The Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS) provides in depth information on the civil service hiring process. We encourage you to review the schedule of tests and qualifications. Information and resources for both current employees and a retirees can be found here as well. To further examine career opportunities with the city and view current job listings, visit nyc.gov/jobs.

The NYPD offers competitive salaries and benefits as well as a chance to serve your neighbors: the people of New York City. So please explore the opportunities available in the NYPD, and consider joining us in making this great city even greater.