When you enter the basic Standards & Training for Corrections (STC) academy you are employed as a Correctional Deputy Trainee. You will receive pay and benefits during your academy training.
The training academy is approximately 9 weeks long and the course includes:
After one year, a Correctional Deputy I may be evaluated for possible promotion to the classification of Correctional Deputy II. The probationary period for Correctional Deputy I/II is a total of 18 months from the date of hire.
In addition to the exciting and challenging career opportunity as a Correctional Deputy I, the County of Riverside participates in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) and offers an excellent retirement program. A flex benefit in the amount of $712 is provided for medical/dental/vision insurance.
We also offer continuing education benefits of:
|At least 18 years of age at time of application|
|Eligible to work in U.S.|
|Ability to obtain California Driver License|
|U.S. high school diploma or G.E.D., or equivalent|