Welcome to the Winnipeg Police Service Recruiting Website
In 1874 the Winnipeg Police Service embarked on a tradition of excellence providing dedicated, innovative and professional service to the citizens of Winnipeg. Today that tradition continues as the Winnipeg Police Service, consisting of a diverse team of more than 1700 strong men and women, proudly and effectively work together to serve and protect the growing multicultural community of Winnipeg.
Career opportunities for highly motivated and responsible individuals seeking a challenging and rewarding career often become available for those interested in:
- Police Constable
- Auxiliary Cadet
- Civilian member
To learn more about these exciting career opportunities, click on the applicable link.
PLEASE NOTE: Applications for the positions of Constable and Auxiliary Force Cadet will be accepted at the Public Safety Building, main floor, 151 Princess Street. Applications are accepted Monday to Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Applicants please take a number prior to taking a seat and wait for your number to be called to speak to a representative and submit your application.
PLEASE NOTE - OUR APPLICATION PROCESS HAS CHANGED. PLEASE REFER TO STEP 1 (APPLICATION) PRIOR TO SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION WITH RESPECT TO REQUIREMENTS CONCERNING ORIGINAL & PHOTOCOPY DOCUMENTS.
PLEASE NOTE - THE PROCESS FOR INTERNATIONAL CREDENTIALS HAS CHANGED. IF YOUR EDUCATION WAS ATTAINED OUTSIDE OF CANADA, YOU ARE REQUIRED TO OBTAIN AN ACADEMIC CREDENTIALS ASSESSMENT TO APPLY FOR ANY POSITION WITHIN THE WINNIPEG POLICE SERVICE, EVEN IF YOU HAVE APPLIED WITH US BEFORE. THIS REPORT CAN TAKE SOME TIME TO ACQUIRE. PLEASE REFER TO OUR WEBSITE UNDER MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE LINK TO A RECOGNIZED CANADIAN ASSESSMENT SERVICE. ONLY A BASIC/GENERAL REPORT IS REQUIRED TO APPLY AND YOU WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO APPLY WITHOUT ONE.
AUXILIARY FORCE CADET - APPLICATIONS
APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FROM 8:00 A.M. TO 3:00 P.M. MONDAY TO THURSDAY
The Winnipeg Police Service is currently accepting applications in person for the position of Auxiliary Force Cadet.
If you wish to be considered for inclusion in Cadet Class #11 (Tentatively scheduled to start in March 2016), you must have your application submitted before Thursday, October 15 at 3 p.m.
POLICE CONSTABLE - APPLICATIONS
Applications for Recruit Class #160 and #160-L are now closed. The Winnipeg Police Service is not accepting applications for Police Constable at the present time. Please check the website periodically for information on the next Recruit Class application intake.
WPS-PAT CLOSING DATE - RECRUIT CLASS #160 & 160-l
The Winnipeg Police Service, Recruiting Office, 280 William Avenue must be in possession of a valid original WPS-PAT certificate NO LATER THAN Monday, February 1st, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. CERTIFICATES SUBMITTED AFTER THIS DATE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. The certificate is valid for one year from the date of your WPS-PAT appointment. Your application will be withdrawn from the current cadet process, should you not hand in or have on file a valid original WPS-PAT Certificate by Monday, February 1st, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
***WE DO NOT PROVIDE PHOTOCOPIES OF WPS-PAT CERTIFICATES.***