Civilian Positions

Employment Requirements

  • Age: Must be at least 18 years of age at the time of appointment.
  • Background / Character: Must be of good moral character with no convictions for felony or crimes of moral turpitude, and must undergo and pass an extensive background investigation.
  • Communication: Fluent command of the English language in both oral and written form. Bilingual skills are desirable.
  • Experience / Education: High school graduation or equivalent.
  • License / Certificates: Possess and maintain a valid California driver’s license and satisfactory driving record at time of appointment (depending on position).
  • Special Requirements: Satisfactory results from a background investigation, physical examination, and administrative screening. Required to work rotating shifts that are typically twelve and one-half hours per day and which include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays. May be required to adjust shift assignment and/or work mandatory overtime to ensure adequate staffing. Some civilian positions may require a psychological examination.