Professional Staff 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 professional staff. The Sheriff’s Department hires for over 150 non-sworn positions 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. So 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 at the bottom of the screen to view current openings. Check back frequently as positions become active as they become available.

  • ACCOUNT CLERK
  • ACCOUNT CLERK SPECIALIST
  • ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN
  • ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST I
  • ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST II
  • ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST III
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY I
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY II
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY III
  • ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY IV
  • ASST. CHIEF, FOOD SERVICES
  • ASST. COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS MANAGER
  • ASST. CRIME LAB MANAGER
  • ASST. MEDICAL SERVICES ADMINSTRATOR
  • ASST. WEAPONS COORDINATOR
  • ASSOCIATE ACCOUNTANT
  • BOARD OF PAROLE, COMMISSION MEMBERS
  • CHIEF, SHERIFF’S MEDICAL RECORDS SERVICE
  • COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS MANAGER
  • COMMUNITY SERVICE OFFICER
  • CORRECTIONAL COUNSELOR
  • CRIME ANALYSIS MANAGER
  • CRIME ANALYST
  • CRIME LAB MANAGER
  • CRIME PREVENTION SPECIALIST
  • CRIMINAL INTELLIGENCE ANALYST
  • CRIMINAL LEGAL SECRETARY II
  • CRIMINALIST II
  • CRIMINALIST III
  • DELIVERY VEHICLE DRIVER
  • DEPARTMENT BUDGET MANAGER
  • DEPARTMENT PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER
  • DEPARTMENTAL AIDE
  • DEPARTMENTAL HR OFFICER
  • DEPARTMENTAL PAYROLL SPEC
  • DEPARTMENTAL SAFETY COORDINATOR
  • DEPARTMENTAL TECHNOLOGY SYSTEMS TECHNICIAN
  • DETENTION INFORMATION ASSISTANT
  • DETENTION PROCESSING ASST.
  • DETENTION PROCESSING SUPERVISOR
  • DIETITIAN
  • DIRECTOR, SHERIFF’S MANAGEMENT SERVICES
  • FACILITIES SUPERINTENDENT
  • FOOD SERVICES SUPERVISOR
  • FOOD SERVICES WORKER
  • FORENSIC DOCUMENTS EXAMINER
  • FORENSIC EVIDENCE TECHNICIAN
  • HUMAN RESOURCES ASSISTANT
  • HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER
  • HUMAN RESOURCES SPECIALIST
  • IT ENGINEER
  • LABORATORY ASSISTANT
  • LATENT PRINT EXAMINER
  • LAUNDRY SUPERVISOR
  • LAUNDRY WORKER
  • LEGAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT I
  • LEGAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT II
  • LEGAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT III
  • LEGAL SUPPORT MANAGER
  • LEGAL SUPPORT SUPERVISOR I
  • LEGAL SUPPORT SUPERVISOR II
  • MEDICAL DIRECTOR, SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS
  • MEDICAL RECORDS CLERK
  • MEDICAL RECORDS TECHNICIAN
  • NURSING DIRECTOR, SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS
  • OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST II (T)
  • OFFICE ASSISTANT
  • OFFICE SUPPORT SPECIALIST
  • PARALEGAL II
  • PAYROLL CLERK
  • PHARMACIST
  • PHARMACY STOCK CLERK
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
  • PHOTOGRAPHIC AUDIO VIDEO SPECIALIST
  • PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE COORDINATOR
  • PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTANT
  • PRINCIPAL ADMIN. ANALYST
  • PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER, SHERIFF
  • RECREATIONAL THERAPIST
  • SENIOR ACCOUNT CLERK
  • SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
  • SENIOR COOK
  • SENIOR CRIME ANALYST
  • SENIOR CUSTODIAN
  • SENIOR FORENSIC DOCUMENT EXAMINER
  • SENIOR IT ENGINEER
  • SENIOR LATENT PRINT EXAMINER
  • SENIOR LAUNDRY WORKER
  • SENIOR MEDICAL RECORDS TECHNICIAN
  • SENIOR STOREKEEPER
  • SEWING ROOM SUPERVISOR
  • SHERIFF’S COMMISSARY STORES SUPERVISOR
  • SHERIFF’S COMMUNICATION COORDINATOR
  • SHERIFF’S COMMUNICATION DISPATCHER
  • SHERIFF’S CONTRACT MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTION CHIEF MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTION PROCESSING MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTION PROCESSING TECHNICIAN
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS LVN
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIAN
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS NURSE
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS PHYSICIAN
  • SHERIFF’S DETENTIONS SUPERVISING NURSE
  • SHERIFF’S EMERGENCY SERVICES DISPATCHER
  • SHERIFF’S EMPLOYEE RELATIONS MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S FINANCE OFFICER
  • SHERIFF’S FINGERPRINT EXAMINER
  • SHERIFF’S FOOD SERVICES MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S HELICOPTER AIRPLANE MECHANIC
  • SHERIFF’S INMATE SERVICES MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S LICENSING CLERK I
  • SHERIFF’S LICENSING CLERK II
  • SHERIFF’S LICENSING MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S LICENSING SPECIALIST
  • SHERIFF’S LICENSING SUPERVISOR
  • SHERIFF’S MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICER
  • SHERIFF’S MEDICAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATOR
  • SHERIFF’S OPERATION SUPERVISOR
  • SHERIFF’S PROGRAM COORDINATOR
  • SHERIFF’S PROJECT MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S PROPERTY & EVIDENCE CUSTODIAN
  • SHERIFF’S PROPERTY & EVIDENCE MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S PROPERTY & EVIDENCE SPECIALIST I
  • SHERIFF’S PROPERTY & EVIDENCE SPECIALIST II
  • SHERIFF’S PROPERTY INVESTIGATOR
  • SHERIFF’S RANGE GUARD
  • SHERIFF’S RECORDS AND I.D. CLERK I
  • SHERIFF’S RECORDS AND I.D. CLERK II
  • SHERIFF’S RECORDS AND I.D. SUPERVISOR
  • SHERIFF’S RECORDS AND IDENTIFICATION MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S SENIOR EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT
  • SHERIFF’S SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR
  • SHERIFF’S STANDARDS AND COMPLIANCE
  • SHERIFF’S SUPPORT SERVICES MANAGER
  • SHERIFF’S SUPV HELICOPTER AIRPLANE MECHANIC
  • SPECIAL INVESTIGATOR (SHERIFF)
  • SR. DEPARTMENTAL HR OFFICER
  • SR. FORENSIC EVIDENCE TECHNICIAN
  • SR. OFFICE ASSISTANT
  • SR. RADIO COMM SYSTEM ENGINEER
  • STAFF ACCOUNTANT
  • STAFF DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR
  • STAFF DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST
  • STAFF OFFICER
  • STOCK CLERK
  • STOREKEEPER
  • STORES DELIVERY DRIVER
  • STUDENT WORKER
  • SUPERVISING CORRECTIONAL COUNSELOR
  • SUPERVISING CRIMINALIST
  • SUPERVISING EMERGENCY SERVICES DISPATCHER
  • SUPV IT ENGINEER
  • TECHNOLOGY MANAGER
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN II
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN III
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN IV
  • TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICIAN TRAINEE
  • TELEPHONE SYSTEMS SPECIALIST
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