The Department of Public Safety at Ohio State is operated by a large team of dedicated workers who ensure the university remains safe during all times of the year. If you would like to join the DPS team, search for open positions below.
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Students are a key part of our task force for keeping campus safe. If you would like to join the DPS team, search for open positions below.
- Candidates must be enrolled at The Ohio State University, not possess a criminal record, and have a good driving history to be eligible for employment.
- Candidates must have a current driver's license and at least 1 year of U.S. driving experience.
- Please make sure you have a driver's license and either a birth certificate, social security card, or passport on hand if you are selected to come in for paperwork. The documents are needed to successfully complete the federally required I-9 packet.