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DEPUTY SHERIFF I – RECRUIT
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Job Type Full-time
Job Status Sourcing
Date Posted 09/28/2016
Location Fresno, CA
Start Date 9/28/16
Duration
Company Information County of Fresno

Fresno, CA 93721
Website: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/fresnoca/default.cfm?action=viewJob&jobID=1545110&hit_count
Job Description
The Fresno County Sheriff's Office is recruiting for individuals who are interested in a law enforcement career as a Deputy Sheriff I – Recruit. The Deputy Sheriff I – Recruit attends a Basic Peace Officers Academy for instruction on law enforcement procedures combined with rigorous physical fitness training; studies topics such as the care and use of firearms, weaponless defense, first aid, laws of arrest and evidence, law enforcement techniques and procedures; maintains at least the minimum level of proficiency in all areas of training; and performs non-sworn duties as required.

Note: The eligible list established from this recruitment may be used to fill both extra help and permanently allocated positions. Individuals selected for extra help appointment may be transitioned to a permanently allocated position at a later date as authorized by the Fresno County Personnel Rules.

APPLICANTS MUST BE WILLING TO WORK OVERTIME IF NECESSARY AND SHIFTS AS ASSIGNED INCLUDING NIGHTS, WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS.

As a condition of employment, candidates must undergo and pass a medical, psychological, and polygraph examination, and a thorough background investigation (background materials for failed candidates are retained for three years). Background investigations include employment/credit histories, arrest/criminal records, drug/alcohol use, and personal conduct. This list is neither inclusive nor exclusive; other relevant areas may be investigated and verified.

Eligible candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
Qualifications Candidates must qualify under one of the following three options:

OPTION 1:

Certificate: Valid certificate of completion of a Basic Police Academy certified by the State of California, Department of Justice, the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training. Note: A copy of your certificate of completion of a Basic Police Academy must be submitted. You may attach a copy to your application, submit it to our office, or fax a copy to (559) 455-4788 (Attn: Iyali Osuna) by the closing date/time of this recruitment.

OPTION 2:

Education: Current enrollment in a Basic Police Academy certified by the State of California, Department of Justice, the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training. Note: Enrollment verification must be submitted. You may attach a copy to your application, submit it to our office, or fax a copy to (559) 455-4788 (Attn: Iyali Osuna) by the closing date/time of this recruitment.

In addition to the above listed options, candidates must also possess the following:

Age: At least twenty (20) years of age.

License: Possession of a valid class "C" driver's license, or equivalent. Possession of a valid class "B" driver's license, or equivalent, may be required. Note: Your driver's license number must be listed on the application, or it will not be accepted.
Compensation $3,627.00 - $4,638.83 Monthly
How to Apply Online: Applications can be found at: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/fresnoca

Open Job Information Flyer and click "Apply" to begin the online application process. Failure to complete the job application or failure to follow the application instructions (such as the formatting of work experience) may result in the disqualification of the applicant. Amendments will not be accepted after the filing deadline.

In Person:

Fresno County Human Resources
Fresno County Plaza
2220 Tulare St. 14th Floor
Fresno, CA 93721

Office hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, excluding holidays
Contact Info
Contact Phone: 559-600-1830

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