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Santa Barbara County Sheriff
Thursday May 23rd, 2019 :: 09:47 a.m. PDT


Applicants Test for Sheriff’s Deputy Trainee, Custody Deputy and Sheriff’s Service Technician Positions

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Human Resources Bureau hosted entry level physical and written exams this past Saturday, May 18, 2019, at the Ventura Law Enforcement Academy. 106 applicants underwent the testing for multiple positions available in the Sheriff Deputy Trainee, Custody Deputy and Sheriff’s Service Technician positions.

The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office @join_sbsheriff utilizes both the Allan Hancock Law Enforcement Academy and the Ventura Law Enforcement Academy for recruits who pass the rigorous process.

The Sheriff’s Office has on-going recruitment for multiple positions and will be testing for Sheriff’s Deputy Trainee, Custody Deputy, and Sheriff’s Service Technician again in August at the Allan Hancock Academy facility in Lompoc.

In addition, there are many other positions that the Sheriff’s Office will be recruiting for in coming months as the Northern Branch Jail facility nears completion. Those positions, such as Sheriff’s Administrative Support, Jail Cook, Utility Worker, Storekeeper, Park Ranger-Grounds, and other Support Staff positions will be announced in the next few months.

If you are interested in a rewarding career with the Sheriff’s Office, please visit our website at Please bookmark the website and check frequently as recruitments will open on a regular basis.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff
4434 Calle Real
Santa Barbara, CA 93110

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