Deputy Sheriff Trainee

Bakersfield, CA
Kern County Sheriff

Salary: $3,813.05 – $4,556.96 Monthly.


  • High School Diploma, G.E.D. or equivalent.
  • Possession of a valid California driver’s license at the time of appointment; may be required to obtain a Class II license.
  • Applicants must be found to be free from any physical, emotional, or mental condition, including bias against race or ethnicity, gender, nationality, religion, disability, or sexual orientation, that might adversely affect the exercise of the powers of a peace officer.
  • 20/100 uncorrected in each eye (corrected to 20/20) – no color deficiency. No permanent or progressive abnormalities.
  • 20.5 years of age by the final filing date; must be 21 years of age upon appointment to Deputy Sheriff.