The health and safety of our employees, guests, Community Members, neighbors and the public is our top concern. We are monitoring guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), and Minnesota Department of Health about COVID-19 (coronavirus), and we will continue to base our decisions on protecting the well-being of the greater community. We are diligently monitoring the situation as it develops and will reassess matters as more information becomes available from public health authorities. In the meantime, stay up-to-date with the latest from the SMSC as it relates to coronavirus >>

UPDATE: All Mdewakanton Public Safety classes have been canceled until further notice.


Mdewakanton Public Safety (MPS) is dedicated to keeping the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC) safe. MPS is seeking highly motivated individuals who are trustworthy and have a high regard for service above oneself, which represents the honor and integrity of the SMSC. Individuals should understand what it takes to be a part of a high-performing team through cooperation, accountability, and helping the Community maintain its innovative leadership to its members, staff and guests. Finally, individuals need to demonstrate a high level of professionalism on and off duty. If you are up for the challenge, we encourage you to apply.

Open Position: Firefighter/Paramedic

The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community invites eligible applicants to apply for an opportunity to join Mdewakanton Public Safety as a firefighter/paramedic. This position is responsible for keeping the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community safe by responding to fires and other emergencies, providing emergency medical services, maintaining equipment, conducting property and safety inspections, and more. If you are a highly motivated individual looking for a challenge, we encourage you to apply!

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