Civilian Careers

The mission to make the San Diego Sheriff’s Department the premier law enforcement agency in California would be impossible without the talents of our gifted civilian staff. The Sheriff’s Department hires for over 150 different non-sworn careers in a wide variety of fields. Individuals working in these positions provide vital support to our sworn staff on the streets, jails and courts. With the anticipated growth of our department, we need quality, hardworking individuals to step up and fill these positions. If you share our values of honesty, integrity, loyalty, trust, respect, fairness and diversity; take a look at the positions we hire for and click the link below to view current job openings. Check back frequently as positions become active as they become available.

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Click the button below to be taken to the Department of Human Resources’ site to view the recruitments currently open.

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