Career Opportunities at DRI

As the environmental research arm of the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE), DRI conducts cutting-edge applied research in air, land and life, and water qualify across Nevada, the United States and on every continent. With about 500 employees and two main campuses in Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada, DRI generates $30 million in total annual revenue.

DRI's faculty members are nontenured, entrepreneurial and responsible for their own salaries from external grants and contracts. This blend of academic rigor and private-sector pragmatism has earned DRI a reputation for delivering rapid, high quality environmental science in a businesslike fashion.

All applicants hired by DRI are subject to E-Verify. Visit USCIS for more information.

View DRI Career Opportunities

DRI is transitioning from our current applicant tracking system to a new supplier called Workday. The transition date is October 1, 2017. All career postings prior to October 1, 2017 will be in our old system. All career postings after October 1, 2017 will be in our new system.  When applying in the new system, you will need to create a new candidate profile. If you have any questions, please contact our Recruiting hotline at 775-673-7431.

Careers Online System 
Career postings prior to October 1, 2017
are found here. 
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Workday System
Career postings after October 1, 2017
are found here.
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Internal Candidates
Current NSHE Employees and Volunteers:
To view job opportunities posted October 1, 2017 or after, follow the following steps.
1. Log in to Workday
2. In the search field, type "Find Jobs"
3. Click the link "Find Jobs" to view a list of approved internal job postings as
part of an employee self service career search.

DRI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression. DRI employs only United States citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under- represented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.