Job Opportunities

What we offer:

  • A highly competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Arizona State Public Safety Retirement System (PSPRS) as well as a 401K
  • A variety of health and dental plans to meet individual and family needs
  • State-of-the-art equipment and technology
  • All duty gear and initial uniforms, including boots provided plus a quarterly uniform allowance for replacement/upkeep of uniforms

Preference given to applicants who are AZPOST Certified Full Authority Peace Officers.  Must have a valid Arizona Drivers License, pass a background check, including drug, physical, psychological, financial and polygraph exams.

Preference in filling any non-grant/non-contract funded vacancies is given to qualified Tribal members of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe and to other qualified Native American candidates in accordance with the Indian Employment Preference Policy & Procedure.

  Current Openings: No openings at this time.

Police Officer – Lateral experienced law enforcement officers only

Lateral Position: Candidates with full-time work experience as a sworn police officer, active certifications, or less than a 60 month break in commissioned service are eligible to apply.

Police Officer – The Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribal Police Department, a progressive, professional and community based policing agency, is seeking an AZ POST Certified Police Officer. Successful applicant will protect life and property through the enforcement of applicable Tribal, State and Federal laws and regulations. Full time patrol officer doing shift work with both traditional and non-traditional hours. $18.79-$25.05/hr DOE + medical benefits, paid vacation & holidays, 401k retirement plan and Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System.

Applications submitted in person will be accepted through May 13, 2016, or, if mailed by postal system, must be post marked on or before May 13, 2016, to be considered for this round of hiring.

Online applications are available below or you can pick up an application and submit with resume to the Personnel Office, Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe, 530 E. Merritt, Prescott, AZ 86301.

 Complete the Online Applications 
Submit with resume to the Personnel Office

Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe Application

AZPOST Application

For more information, please contact:
YPIT PD Administrative Office
Dir. Scott Desjadon

Lt. Tim Fletcher