Marcia Hultman

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Explore Public Safety Careers in South Dakota

Learn more about great opportunities right here in South Dakota for a career in public safety.

  1. Simply click on any occupational title below to learn more about the occupation in our virtual labor market data system.
  2. For even more in-depth information on an occupation, use O*Net Online. Copy the O*Net-Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code from the table below. Then within O*Net Online, paste that code into the Occupation Search field. Next, click on the gray arrow or press the Enter key on your keyboard to perform the search within O*Net Online.

Occupational Title O*NET-
SOC Code
Correctional Officers and Jailers 333012
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 292041
Firefighters 332011
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers 331021
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives 331012
Fish and Game Wardens 333031
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 333051
Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers 435031
Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists 211092
Security Guards 339032

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