The San Diego Sheriff’s Department honors the men and women of our nation’s armed forces. We know that it takes an exceptional type of individual to put personal interests on hold and serve our nation abroad. We know individuals who serve in the military abide by the guiding principles of honor, integrity, loyalty, trust, respect and justice. To serve in the military, one must have determination, resilience, a strong work ethic and uncompromising commitment. That is why our department values military experience. Veterans and active duty military personnel, by and large, already have the high moral character and strong work ethic that are critical for the effective and just enforcement of our laws.
We also know that the transition back to civilian life is not easy. Selecting the right career, especially in a slow economy, can quickly become a daunting task. The San Diego Sheriff’s Department might just be your answer. In addition to great pay and benefits, the SDSD offers numerous job assignments, specialized positions and opportunities to advance your career. We can offer you the opportunity to not only use you acquired skill set but also continue your service to this great country at home.
We have made the transition smoother by offering veterans the following benefits:
So if you are looking for a career that will provide you with financial security, advancement opportunities and camaraderie all while utilizing your valuable training and skills, apply for the San Diego Sheriff’s Department (applications accepted only during open recruitment which occurs during the first week of every month).