Deputy Sheriff – Lateral

San Mateo, CA
County of San Mateo

$97,198.40 – $121,513.60 Annually

Are you an experienced peace officer? The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking current peace officers for the position of Deputy Sheriff Lateral.


Successful candidates must have experience as a peace officer and must possess a valid California Basic POST Certificate. The Basic Certificate is awarded to current full-time peace officers of a POST-participating agency that have satisfactorily completed the prerequisite Basic Course requirement and the employing agency’s probationary period. A copy of a valid California Basic POST Certificate or Basic Course Waiver Letter must to attached to the application.


Certificate: As required by the State of California, incumbents at this level must possess a valid California Basic POST Certificate.

Education: High school diploma or its equivalent.

License: Valid California Class C Driver License or equivalent.

Citizenship: U.S. citizen; permanent resident aliens who are eligible must have applied for citizenship at the time of application for this position.

Background: No felony convictions and no recent drug use.