Employment and Training
POLICE OFFICER RECRUITMENT
The City of Yerington Police Department is currently accepting applications to create a hiring list for the position of Full Time Police Officer with no closing date for recruitment. The City will test applicants as it deems appropriate and hiring may occur at any time. When hiring has occurred the City may close the recruitment with no advance notice. Preference will be given to those with POST. For a job description and application please call 775-463-3511.
There are no openings at this time.
Officers receive a variety of benefits through the City of Yerington, including medical, dental and vision insurance. The city currently pays 100% of the employee's PERS retirement. Those interested in a career with our department can download the Application
for Employment. You may drop off or mail your completed application to:
City of Yerington
102 S. Main Street
Yerington, Nevada 89447
Attn: Human resources
The Training Unit supplies both in-service and specialized training to the officers of the department. All officers are required to complete in-service training each year such as firearms, impact weapons, defensive tactics, Taser, OC, and legal updates. Specialized training in areas including narcotics, elder and child abuse, financial crimes, and evidence preservation / collection. All outside training is coordinated through the training unit.
For more information, call (775) 463-2333.