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|Job Title:||Deputy Sheriff - Lateral and/or Pre-Service|
|Organization:||Riverside County Sheriff's Department|
|Description:||Riverside County Sheriff's Department is currently looking for experienced individuals to join our team. As one of the fastest growing counties in California, Riverside County offers affordable housing and great schools. Centrally located, Riverside County is surrounded by Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, and San Bernardino Counties.
Salary and Benefits
In addition to an exciting and challenging career opportunity as a Deputy Sheriff, the County of Riverside participates in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) and offers an excellent retirement program.
Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance: A flex benefit is provided in the amount of $712.00 monthly.
Education/Degree Incentive: A 2.5% premium pay benefit for completion of a Bachelor's degree and an additional 2.5% premium pay benefit for completion of a Master's degree from an accredited institution. We also offer compensation for obtaining the Intermediate and Advanced levels of POST certification.
visit our website at www.joinrsd.org for more salary and benefit information.
Riverside County Sheriff's Department defines Pre-Service as an individual who has received a California Basic POST certification but has not yet held a position in law enforcement or has not completed probation with a law enforcement agency. Qualified pre-service candidates are not required to take the Physical Agility Test (PAT) with the Department, but must successfully complete our online pre-screen questionnaire and pass the written examination at the Deputy Sheriff level.
Riverside County Sheriff's Department defines Lateral as an individual who has obtained a California POST certification, has a minimum of one year experience with a law enforcement agency, successfully completing probation, and is currently working in a sworn position. Qualified lateral candidates are not required to take the written examination and Physical Agility Test (PAT), but must successfully complete our online pre-screen questionnaire.
Please Note: California POST certifications are only valid for 3 years after the date of graduation or 3 years after date of termination of a sworn position with any law enforcement agency, whichever is later of the two. Candidates without a valid P.O.S.T. certification will not be processed as pre-service or lateral.
Out of State
Candidates that have obtained a POST certification outside of the state of California are encouraged to contact California POST and "Challenge POST". Should qualifications and standards be honored by California POST, a POST Wavier will be issued and the Department will accept that has valid certification.
If you meet these requirements and would like to be considered for a position with Riverside County Sheriff's Department, please visit our website at www.joinrsd.org to apply now. After successfully completing our online pre-screen questionnaire, you may reach out to a recruiter in the Human Resources Department at 1-888-JOIN-RSD (1-888-564-6773) or HRSheriffRecruiter@rc-hr.com for processing.