Deputy Sheriff

Woodland, CA
Yolo County Sheriff's Office

The County of Yolo is recruiting to fill multiple regular, full-time positions in the class of Deputy Sheriff at the Yolo County Sheriff-Coroner-Public Administrator’s Office.

In addition to the annual salary range listed above, Deputy Sheriff employees may also receive additional compensation – up to a total of 10% of base – by stacking a maximum of two of the following incentives:

2.5% for possession of Intermediate P.O.S.T
5.0% for possession of Advanced P.O.S.T
2.5% for possession of a 2 year degree
5.0% for possession of a 4 year degree

 

Salary

$74,896.22 – $91,036.82 Annually

Closing

Continuous

Responsibilities:

• Patrols assigned area using patrol car and two-way radio unit;
• Answers calls for the protection of life and property and the enforcement of State and local laws;
• Observes assigned area for suspicious acts and unsafe conditions;
• Conducts preliminary investigations at scenes of accidents and crimes;
• Prepares detailed reports of all activities;
• Provides assistance to other Deputies and other law enforcement agencies as necessary;
• Receives and serves a variety of civil papers including summons and complaints, subpoenas, orders, writs of attachment, executions, and claim and delivery;
• Confers with appropriate parties in serving civil processes;
• Makes arrests in contempt proceeding;
• Effects evictions and seizes personal property ties;
• Serves as jailer;
• Serves as bailiff;
• Performs other related duties as required.

Educational requirements:

Graduation from high school or possession of a GED.

Experience requirements:

Possession of a valid POST Basic Certificate issued by the California Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training.

Desired Skills:

Ability to learn, understand, interpret, and apply departmental policies, and rules and laws and ordinances pertaining to law enforcement work; ability to write clear, comprehensive reports and accurately remember names, faces, numbers, and events; ability to learn the use and care of firearms; ability to exercise care in proper driving of a departmental vehicle; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others and adopt quick, effective, and reasonable courses of action under emergency conditions.

Qualifications:

Positions in this classification require incumbents to possess and maintain a valid California driver's license, Class C or higher, to carry out job related duties. Individuals who do not meet this requirement due to a physical or mental disability may request a reasonable accommodation.

1. Be at least 21 years of age at the time of appointment;
2. Be a United States Citizen;
3. Successfully pass a thorough background investigation conducted by the Sheriff's Department;
4. Not have been convicted of a felony; and
5. Be in good physical condition and pass a thorough medical and psychological examination prior to employment.