Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Nye County Sheriff's Office.  We would like to take this opportunity to explain our recruitment process and answer some frequently asked questions.

Applications are accepted for all positions and will be maintained until such time a position is open.  When a position is anticipated all applicants will be contacted for testing.  Please ensure your contact information is updated with the Nye County Sheriff's Office so you do not miss the notification from our agency for testing.  

A clear photocopy of the application is acceptable or an clear scanned copy may be e-mailed or attached using this website.  Please be advised that Nye County Human Resources nor the Nye County Sheriff's Office will make photocopies for applicants.

Faxed applications are accepted.  Our fax number is (775) 751-4231.

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of applications.  However, applicants may attach a resume to their completed application.

Applications and ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION must be received by our office.  Please be advised that no exceptions will be made.  After such time as you are advised the background packet must be completed and submitted to your background investigator.  

When a position is anticipated being available those positions will be posted on this website.  

Nye County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, applicants requesting accommodation under the ADA should contact Human Resources at 775-751-6301.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office.  Once again thank you for your interest in employment with the Nye County Sheriff's Office.​

The Nye County Sheriff's Office anticipates the following positions to be open and is accepting applications for them at this time (Job descriptions can be found by clicking on the link below:

(Non-Sworn Position) Nye County Sheriff's Office Dispatcher
(Sworn Position) Nye County Detention Deputy
(Sworn Position) Nye County Deputy Sheriff