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Sheriff's Deputy Trainee
Job Type Full-time
Job Status Sourcing
Date Posted 04/17/2017
Location Santa Barbara County- ALL LOCATIONS
Start Date ASAP
Company Information Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office
4434 Calle Real
Santa Barbara , CA 93110
Website: http://www.sbsheriff.org
Job Description THE POSITION:
Under immediate supervision, to attend a Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) Academy to receive instruction designed to qualify trainees for the class of Sheriff's Deputy; and in a non-sworn capacity to perform other duties as required. This is a trainee-level class and incumbents are expected to successfully complete the Law Enforcement Recruit Academy and receive the recommendation of the Sheriff and promote to Sheriff's Deputy or be terminated from the position.

Examples of Duties:
• Attends the 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.

Qualifications Employment Standards:
Education: Graduation from high school or passing of the G.E.D. test indicating high school graduation level.

License: Possession of a valid California Driver License at time of appointment.

U.S. Citizenship or permanent resident alien who is eligible for and has applied for citizenship.

Age: At least 18 years of age.

Physical Fitness: Excellent physical condition with the ability to pass a comprehensive medical examination based on County of Santa Barbara medical standards, and the ability to pass a job-related comprehensive P.O.S.T. endorsed physical agility examination.

General: Must meet minimum peace officer standards as specified in California Government Code Sections 1029 and 1031 including but not limited to: no prior felony convictions (unless fully pardoned), good moral character as determined by thorough background check, submission of fingerprints for purpose of a criminal record check, and found to be free from any physical, emotional or mental condition which might adversely affect the powers of a peace officer.

Ability to: observe, learn, read and understand various laws, policies, rules, police procedures, law enforcement techniques and first aid; analyze situations, and or problems and have the potential to rationally and calmly take quick, effective action in emergency and stress situations; undergo strenuous physical conditioning as required to successfully complete a Law Enforcement Recruit Academy.

Desirable: The ability to converse fluently in English and Spanish.

Additional Requirement: Appointee must satisfactorily complete a probationary period
Compensation Salary: $63,187.63 - $76,090.20 Annually (amt reflects base salary + $4,095 cash benefit allowance)
How to Apply Please submit an online application at www.sbcountyjobs.org; Job Opportunities

Any questions can be emailed to Colleen Raper-HR Recruiter at cbr4686@sbsheriff.org

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