The Pima County Sheriff's Department continually recruits for positions other than Deputy Sheriff and Corrections Officer. Civilian opportunities are varied and include clerical, technical, service/maintenance, and professional positions. Some of these positions require working nights, weekends, and holidays. Civilian personnel play an integral role in dealing with the public and providing support to deputies and corrections officers in law enforcement and community service areas.

All positions with the Pima County Sheriff's Department require satisfactory completion of a background investigation, polygraph, and drug screen. The hiring process is very detailed and may take up to 6-8 weeks to complete.

Please visit the Pima County Human Resources website for a list of available positions.  You may also fill out the form in the sidebar to sign up for notifications of civilian positions as they becomes available.

Health care positions at the Pima County Adult Detention Center are supplied by a private contractor. For information concerning open health care positions click here.

3272 - Process Server ($15.53/hr Full Time)

Job Description

Locates individuals and serves them with subpoenas, summons, writs, notices of hearings and other related legal documents, and documents such activities as required by law.

A Superior Court Process Servers Card is required at the time of application, per Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure 4(e). Any questions regarding obtaining the Superior Court Process Servers card, please contact Alan Walker, (520) 724-2616 or email

Minimum Qualifications

(1) A high school diploma or GED certificate and two years of public contact experience in a criminal justice setting which would include: legal, law enforcement, corrections/detention, courts or other related public-sector setting.
(2) Six months of experience as a certified Law Enforcement Officer.

Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see resume" on your application.


7150 - Program Manager Unclassified (ITS Programming & Technical Infrastructure Center Manager) ($84,000.00 - $123,136.00 Annually Full Time)

Job Description

This position is in the Pima County Sheriff's Department. This position oversees the Terminal Operations Division and will be responsible for managing the technology services for the Information Systems Section (ISS) of the Pima County Sheriff's Department (PCSD). This position will also collaborate closely with the Pima County Centralized IT services department and receives strategic direction and support from PCSD's leadership. Additionally, the manager will manage all activities of the technical infrastructure center environment within the Sheriff's Department (SD). Develops, coordinates, and implements complex computer application projects, and oversees the tactical and operational provisioning of information technology (IT) services in support of the department's goals.

This classification is in the unclassified service and is exempt from the Pima County Merit System Rules.

Minimum Qualifications

Experience working in large, diverse organizations. Experience in public sector and public safety organizations. Must have five (5) years of experience managing an IT Department with at least six employees. Broad knowledge of systems, applications, and operating systems gained through progressive experience in diverse technical roles. Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience. (Additional relevant work experience and/or education from an accredited college, university or technical trade school may be substituted.) PMO - Project Management certifications highly desirable, CISSP or CISM security certifications. Familiarity with CJIS Compliance. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Must be highly motivated, organized, and able to work effectively with minimal supervision. Proven leadership experience managing IT department, particularly during times of organizational transition. Demonstrated experience with formal project management processes including requirements gathering, meeting minutes and action items, RFP creation, and systems implementation. In depth knowledge of enterprise architecture, networking, application delivery and security Strongly versed in a variety of hardware and software manufacturers, and a high degree of comfort and experience in mixed vendor environments. In-depth understanding of data-center network architectures, high-availability, redundancy protocols, cloud networking, virtualization, TCP/IP networking, servers, virtual machines, load-balancing, and disaster recovery.

Qualifying education and experience must be clearly documented in the "Education" and "Work Experience" sections of the application. Do not substitute a resume for your application or write "see resume" on your application.

How to Apply:

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