The Job The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department is
seeking experienced applicants to fill positions as Deputy
Sheriff's who perform a variety of law enforcement functions,
depending upon the level of experience and area of assignment, in a
correctional facility, with the courts, on patrol, or in crime
For more detailed information, refer to the Deputy Sheriff job
NOTE: This Deputy Sheriff - Lateral recruitment targets applicants
who have experience as a Peace Officer and possess a current CA
POST Basic Certificate or higher.
Those interested in a career in law enforcement who have not
attended a CA POST Accredited Basic Academy should apply for
Sheriff's Trainee. Complete a job interest card for Sheriff's
Trainee on our website at www.sbcounty.gov/hr . Applicants who have
completed a CA POST Accredited Basic Academy but have NOT been
employed and received a CA POST Basic Certification may qualify for
Deputy Sheriff-PreService. Complete a job interest card for Deputy
Sheriff-Pre Service on our website at www.sbcounty.gov/hr .
Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible,
as this recruitment may close at any time. CONDITIONS OF
Deputy Sheriff's must:
1) Be at least 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or
2) Be a United States citizen.
3) Pass San Bernardino County's safety, medical, psychological and
polygraph examinations, including a drug test.
4) Be fingerprinted and pass a background investigation. Candidates
must not have been convicted of a felony.
5) Pass a physical agility test based on California POST
6) Have a valid California driver license.
7) Be available for rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays.
8) Participate in mandated in-service training.
Uniform Allowance: Incumbents receive a yearly uniform allowance of
(Salary range above includes possession of CA POST Advanced
Certificate.) Minimum Requirements Experience: One (1) year of law
enforcement experience as a Deputy Sheriff, Police Officer, Deputy
Marshal, or District Attorney Investigator.
- AND -
Certificate: Must possess a current California POST Basic,
Intermediate, or Advanced Certificate. All applicants not currently
employed by a California law enforcement agency must have been so
employed within the last three (3) years or possess a current
California POST Requalification Certificate. Copies of all
certificates must be attached to this application.
The ideal candidate will have high personal and professional
standards, good decision-making skills, and be mentally and
physically ready to handle the rigors of academy life.
Learn more about the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department and
the physical agility requirements a at sheriffsjobs.com .
Applicants are highly encouraged to visit our Sheriff's Recruitment
Selection Process Examination : There will be a competitive
evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the Application
and Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to provide
as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible, as
resumes will not be reviewed in lieu of the application
Application Procedure : Applications will be accepted continuously
and reviewed on a weekly basis or periodically. Interested
applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as this
recruitment may close at any time. ( Resumes will not be accepted
in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.)
To ensure timely and successful submission of your online
application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your
application. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they
have not submitted the application and all required materials prior
to the closing of this recruitment. Once your application has been
successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation
and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for
your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen
confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your
application we have not received your application.
If you require technical assistance , please click HERE to review
the Government Jobs online application guide , or contact their
Toll-Free Applicant Support line at (855) 524-5627. Please note
that Human Resources is not responsible for any issues or delays
caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to
submit the application.
All communications regarding the selection process will be via
email . Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mails frequently
to obtain any correspondence associated with this recruitment.
Please be sure the email provided on this application is always
current; it is your responsibility to update your personal
information. Update your Spam, Junk, Bulk and Firewall settings as
needed to ensure that you receive all information pertaining to
Please click HERE for important Applicant Information and the
County Employment Process .