A deputy sheriff will perform a wide variety of law enforcement functions:
In addition to an exciting and challenging career opportunity with the Sheriff's Department, the County of Riverside participates in the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) and offers an excellent retirement program.
- A flex benefit is provided in the amount of $712.00 monthly.
- 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.
- Bilingual Skills:
- We offer additional compensation in assignments that require you to use your bilingual skills.
- Advanced Certification:
- Intermediate and Advanced levels of POST certification also qualify for additional compensation.
|At least 20 years & 9 months of age at start of academy|
|Ability to obtain California Driver License|
|U.S. high school diploma or G.E.D., or equivalent|
|Oral & written communications skills|