Job Fairs/Recruiting Events

September 3, 2020

The Texas Department of Public Safety is now taking applications for the Up-Coming Academies.

Other Recruiting Events
Come out and meet the Recruiters for the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Text your contact information to a recruiter to let them know you are interested in attending an event. Make sure you include the name of the event. (contact number for each recruiter is listed under their name – click on the map)

NOTE: Some events may have a dress code or closed to the public. Please contact your local recruiter before attending.

Click a region below to see the events for that area

Out of State Recruiting Events

Region 1
Region 2
Region 3
Region 4
Region 5
Region 6

TxDPS Region map

Region 1

Sgt. Brittani Darby
(817) 233-6901

Sgt. Juan Gutierrez
(254) 413-8786

Texas Rangers Bicentennial
Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo - Tower Lot
3400 Burnett Tandy Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76107
10a - 7p
1/13/23 thru 2/4/23

Recruit Military - Dallas Veterans Job Fair
AT&T Stadium
One AT&T Way
Arlington, TX 76011
11a - 3p
2/9/23

TCU All Majors Career and Intern Expo
3005 Stadium Dr.
Fort Worth, TX 76109
3p - 6p
2/22/23

Tarrant County College Criminal Justice Career Symposium
TCC River Campus
300 Trinity Campus Circle
Fort Worth, TX 76102
10a - 2p
3/1/23

Law Enforcement Hiring Expo - Reliant Hiring
Radisson Hotel Fort Worth North at Fossil Creek
2540 Meacham Boulevard
Fort Worth, TX 76106
11a - 2pm
3/23/23

TCU Criminal Justice and Government Networking Night
3051 Wabash Ave. - TCU Harrison Lobby
Fort Worth, TX 76109
5:30p - 7p
3/29/23

National Interdiction Conference
Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport
2334 N International Pkwy
Dallas, TX 75261
9a - 7p
3/27/23
7a - 6p
3/28/23
7a - 4p
3/29/23

Collin College Countywide Career Fair - Spring 2023
2800 East Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, TX 75074
10a - 2p
4/20/23

 

Region 2

Sgt. Grant Belvin
(409) 651-6559

Lamar University Spring Career Fair
Setzer Student Center
Beaumont, TX
12p - 2p
3/7/23

Lamar State College – Orange Job Fair
Shahan Student Center
Orange, TX
10a - 1p
3/29/23

Lamar University Criminal Justice Career Fair
Setzer Student Center
Beaumont, TX
12p - 2p
3/30/23

Lamar Institute of Technology Job Fair
LIT Multipurpose Building
Beaumont, TX
10a - 1p
4/12/23

Hardin County Workforce Commission Job Fair
Region 5 Workforce Center
975 Hwy 327 E
Silsbee, TX
10a - 1p
4/21/23

 

Sgt. Wendell Griffin
(832) 415-7012

Rice University 2023 Spring Career Fair
Gibbs Recreation Center
6100 Main Street
Houston,TX 77005
10a – 3p
2/3/23

Prairie View A & M University 2023 Spring Career Fair
Student Rec Center
155 L.W. Minor Street
Prairie View, TX 77445
10a – 3p
2/15/23 (on-site testing on campus)

San Jacinto Community College DPS Expo
Building C-26, Showroom
San Jacinto College-Central Campus
3501 Luella Boulevard
LaPorte TX 77571
8a - 5p
3/8/23
*On site testing will be conducted for interested applicants

Texas Job Fair- Houston Area Consortium of Career Centers 2023 Spring Career Fair
4000 Mount Vernon Street
Houston,TX 77006
10a – 2p
4/4/23

 

Sgt. Wendell Griffin
(832) 415-7012

Sgt. Terrion Rogers
(512) 217-3935

Mass Testing
111 Tristar Drive
Webster TX,77598
8a -12p
2/18/23

 

Sgt. Valerie Glasco
(979) 219-1869

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo
First Responders Day
1 NRG Park
Houston, TX  77054
9a – 6p
3/6/23

 

Sgt. Keith Fitzpatrick
(936) 755-9373

Sam Houston State University
Lowman Student Center
1803 Avenue I Ste 319
Huntsville, TX 77340
9a – 2p
3/1/23

 

Sgt. Renita Coleman
(281) 740-9125

Houston Community College-NE Campus
Codwell Building 1st floor
Spring First Responders Hiring Fair
555 Community College Drive
Houston, TX 77013
10a - 1p
3/1/23

Wharton County Junior College
Pioneer Student Building
911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX 77488
8a - 3p
3/7/23

Texas State Technical College
Fort Bend County Site
Spring Industry Job Fair
26706 Southwest Freeway
Rosenberg, TX 77471
9a - 12p
4/4/23

 

Sgt. Kevin Smith
(210) 508-7146

Law Enforcement Career Day
James Reese Career and Technical Center
12300 University Blvd
Sugar Land, TX 77479
8:30a – 1p
2/9/23
*Not open to public

Lone Star College Career Fair
Lone Star College – Conroe Center
777 Conroe Park North Drive
Conroe, TX 77303
10:30a – 1p
3/1/23

 

Region 3

Sgt. Scott Auth
(806) 316-4719

Speaking Engagement
Texas A&M University - Kingsville
700 University Blvd
Kingsville, TX 78363
12p – 2p
2/8/23

SAXET GUNS & KNIFE SHOW CORPUS CHRISTI 2023
Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds
1213 Terry Shamsie Blvd
Robstown, TX 78380
Two Day Event
2/25/23 - 2/26/23

Spring 2023 Javelina Career Expo (A&M Kingsville)
Texas A&M University - Kingsville
700 University Blvd
Kingsville, TX 78363
1p – 4p
2/28/23

Career and Internship Fair Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi
6300 Ocean Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
12p – 3p
3/1/23

 

Sgt. Surrun Allen
(361) 429-7485

University of Texas Rio Grande Spring 2023 Career Expo (Brownsville Campus)
One West University Boulevard
Brownsville, TX 78520
10a – 2p
3/2/23

University of Texas Rio Grande Spring 2023 Career Expo (Edinburg Campus)
1201 West University Drive
Edinburg, TX
10a – 2p
3/3/23

South Texas College 2023 Career Expo
South Texas College Pecan Campus, Building U, 2nd Floor Ballroom
3201 W. Pecan Blvd
McAllen, TX 78501
10a – 2p
4/19/23

 

Sgt. Maria Loredo
(956) 267-6980

Youth Parade Under the Stars
San Bernardo Ave
Laredo, TX
6p - 10p
2/16/23

WBCA Parade
San Bernardo Ave
Laredo, TX
9a - 4p
2/18/23

 

Region 4

Sgt. Daniel Cross
(512) 774-9592

Speaking Engagement – Midland College
3600 N Garfield Rd
Midland, TX 79705
8a - 9:30a
2/7/23

Transition Assistance Program
Goodfellow AFB (Military Personnel only)
171 Valiant St, Bldg 145
Abilene, TX 76908
3p
2/13/23

Monahans High School Career Day
809 S Betty Ave
Monahans, TX 79756
8am - 12p
2/15/23

Odessa College BPOC Recruitment Night
Electronics Technology Building
201 W University Blvd
Odessa, TX 79764
6p - 9p
2/15/23

Angelo State University Summer Camp Job Fair
2601 W Ave N
San Angelo, TX 76909
10a - 2p
2/22/23

Transition Assistance Program
Goodfellow AFB (Military Personnel only)
171 Valiant St, Bldg 145
Abilene, TX 76908
3p
3/6/23

Transition Assistance Program
Goodfellow AFB (Military Personnel only)
171 Valiant St, Bldg 145
Abilene, TX 76908
3p
3/17/23

University Of Texas Permian Basin Spring Career Fair
4901 E University Blvd
Odessa, TX 79762
3p - 6p
3/21/23

 

Sgt. Blanca Campos
(915) 219-6884

Law Enforcement Hiring EXPO
Marriott El Paso
1600 Airway Blvd
El Paso, TX 79925
11a – 2p
2/23/23

 

Sgt. Luz Howard
(956) 890-5415

Fort Bliss Transition Assistance Job Fair
717 Custer Rd.
El Paso TX
9a – 12p
2/7/23
*Military ID required at Fort Bliss

Recruiting Table
UTEP Union East 1st floor (across Jamba Juice)
The University of Texas at El Paso
500 W. University Ave
El Paso, TX 79968
9a - 2p
2/8/23

Army Community Service Hiring Fair
Centennial Banquet and Conference Center
11199 Sergeant E. Churchill Street
Fort Bliss, TX 79908
9a - 2p
2/9/23
OPEN TO
All Transitioning Service Members, Spouses, Family Members, Veterans and DOD Card Holders
*Military ID required at Fort Bliss

Fort Bliss Transition Assistance Job Fair
717 Custer Rd.
El Paso TX
9a – 12p
2/14/23
*Military ID required at Fort Bliss

Fort Bliss Transition Assistance Job Fair
717 Custer Rd.
El Paso TX
9a – 12p
2/28/23
*Military ID required at Fort Bliss

El Paso Community College
Criminal Justice Career Expo
Valle Verde Cafeteria Annex, Building C
919 Hunter Drive
El Paso, TX 79912
10a - 1p
3/8/23

Fort Bliss Transition Annual Expo
Centennial Banquet and Conference Center
11199 Sergeant E. Churchill Street
Fort Bliss, TX 79908
9a - 2p
5/28/23
OPEN TO
All Transitioning Service Members, Spouses, Family Members and Veterans
*Military ID required at Fort Bliss

 

Region 5

Sgt. Cory Outland
(806) 241-5947

Recruiting Table
Texas Tech University
Student Union Building
15th St & Akron Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79409
11a – 2p
2/6/23

Recruiting Table
Texas Tech University
Student Union Building
15th St & Akron Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79409
11a – 2p
2/7/23

WTAMU Spring Career Expo
West Texas A&M University
First United Bank Center
3301 4th Avenue
Canyon, TX 79016
10a – 2p
2/9/23

Texas Tech University Rawls Career Fair
Lubbock Memorial Civic Center
1501 Mac Davis Ln
Lubbock, TX 79401
10a – 3p
2/23/23

 

Sgt. Patrick Timms
(940) 247-1661

Sheppard Air Force Base
Family Readiness Center
709 9th Ave Sheppard AFB
TAPS Class
1:15p - 2p
2/7/23
*Open to Sheppard Soldiers only

Sheppard Air Force Base
Family Readiness Center
709 9th Ave Sheppard AFB
TAPS Class
1:15p - 2p
2/21/23
*Open to Sheppard Soldiers only

Sheppard Air Force Base
Family Readiness Center
709 9th Ave Sheppard AFB
TAPS Class
1:15p - 2p
3/7/23
*Open to Sheppard Soldiers only

Sheppard Air Force Base
Family Readiness Center
709 9th Ave Sheppard AFB
TAPS Class
1:15p - 2p
4/11/23
*Open to Sheppard Soldiers only

 

Sgt. Tommy Valencia
(325) 370-0588

Hiring Our Heros Career Fair
Dyess Air Force Base – Armed Forces Reserve Center
819 3rd St. Dyess Air Force Base
Abilene, TX 79607
9:30a — 2p
2/16/23
**Open to all active duty, veterans, and military spouses

C-2023 Advanced Peace Officer Testing
DPS Abilene District Office
2720 Industrial Blvd.
Abilene, TX 79605
8a – 11a
2/18/23

ACU Federal and State Law Enforcement Career Fair
Abilene Christian University – Campus Center
1600 Campus Center Rd.
Abilene, TX 79601
10a – 2p
2/22/23

 

Region 6

 Sgt. Arminda Henke
(512) 626-3456

 Sgt. Juan Tovar
(210) 259-3197

All Majors Career Fair
Texas Lutheran University
Alumni Student Center
1000 West Court St
Seguin, TX 78155
9a - 3p
2/7/23

Career Fair
Texas A&M – San Antonio
Mays Center
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
9a - 12p
2/9/23

Career Fair – All Majors
University of The Incarnate Word
Student Engagement Center
4301 Broadway
San Antonio, TX 78209
1p - 3p
2/28/23

Career Fair
Texas A&M – San Antonio
Mays Center
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
1p - 4p
3/2/23

Criminal Justice Career Fair
Northwest Vista College -  Live Oak Hall
3535 N Ellison Dr
San Antonio, TX 78251
10a - 3p
3/8/23

 

 Sgt. Juan Tovar
(210) 259-3197

Career Fair
TAPS Building
3931 Okubo Barracks
Bldg. 3639, Ft Sam Houston
San Antonio, TX 78234
10a - 2p
2/16/23

 

Sgt. Gary Durham
(254) 744-5583

Baylor University Career Day Spring 2023
Bill Daniel Student Center 2nd Floor
1311 South 5th Street
Waco, TX  76798
2p - 7p
2/8/23

 

Sgt. Venessa Gonzales
(210) 970-3681

2023 Business Expo and Job Fair
Victoria College Emerging Technology Complex
7403 Lone Tree Road
Victoria, TX 77905
9a - 4p
2/17/23 - 2/18/23

Victoria College Emerging Technology Complex
Career Expo & Job Fair
7403 Lone Tree Rd.
Victoria, TX 77905
9a - 2p
3/1/23 - 3/2/23