Deputy Sheriff

Woodland, CA
County of Yolo Sheriff-Coroner

$77,719.82 – $94,468.82 Annually

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.

Essential Functions

  • 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;

Employment Standards

Education: Graduation from high school or possession of a GED.
Certificate: Possession of a valid POST Basic Certificate issued by the California Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training.

In addition to the above, applicants must:
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.