1. Evaluate whether or not you meet the Minimum
2. Watch the Candidate Assistance video here:

3. Arrange to take the Written Test (Lateral Applicants can skip this step; please email dps.recruit@alaska.gov for the lateral waiver.)
4. Go to Workplace Alaska and Apply Online.
5. Pass the Initial Physical Fitness Test.
6. After you receive the invitation from us, complete the Personal History Questionnaire and associated documents through the Guardian portal.  Details on how to complete this step will be sent to you.
7. After receiving the invitation, travel to Anchorage for the Final Physical Fitness Test, Hiring Board Interview. Psychological Written/Interview, Physical Examination/Drug Screening and Polygraph Examination.
8. Wait for the Department to complete the Final Review and call you with a firm job offer!