Careers

Civilian

Overview

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.

3252 - Fingerprint Technician ($14.64/hr Full Time)

Job Description

Within a law enforcement agency, incumbents in this classification photograph and fingerprint suspects, detainees, applicants, and sex offenders; perform inked-to-inked comparisons and identifications; process and enter ten-print and palm cards into the Arizona Fingerprint Identification System (AZAFIS); and register sex offenders.

Minimum Qualifications

(1) Completion of training or course work in fingerprint classification from an accredited community college or International Association of Identification (IAI) recognized training program. Proof of training completion or coursework completion must be provided at time of application.

OR

(2) One or more years of work experience collecting or taking inked fingerprints from subjects using a Federal or State Automated Fingerprint Identification System.

 

3537 - Public Safety Transcription Technician ($13.83/hr Full Time)

Job Description

This classification transcribes recorded or written law enforcement officer reports into department-approved formats or onto required forms using computer-based resources to meet departmental and legal standards for content, accuracy and timeliness. It is distinguished from other clerical, administrative and Public Safety-related technicians and specialists by its primary focus on the accurate transcribing of legally sufficient reports and documentation.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required at time of application. (Must be uploaded with completed application.)

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.

 

4361 - Corrections Cook ($13.58/hr Full Time)

Job Description

Performs work in food production and service in a corrections/detention facility, performing volume cooking and preparation of regular and special diet foods according to prescribed menus and recipes; oversees inmates in food service work. This division operates 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. As such, employees are required to work varied shifts including nights, weekends and holidays. Candidates must be willing to work in a jail environment and must be willing to work all shifts (days, evenings, midnights, on call, rotating) and workweeks (Mon-Fri, weekends, rotating, holidays, etc.). Preference given to current Pima County employees as a promotional opportunity.

Minimum Qualifications

(1) Three years of experience in large-scale food preparation*, one year of which must be in volume cooking. (Experience applying food service sanitation regulations may substitute for up to one year of the food preparation experience.) *Large-scale food preparation includes food preparation in an institutional setting, e.g., hospital, nursing home, corrections/detention facilities, school or industrial plant cafeterias, large full-service and fast-food restaurants, commercial cafeterias/buffets, hotel/convention banquet facilities, military feeding facilities (ashore or afloat) or similar mass-feeding or catering operations.

OR

(2) Two years of experience with Pima County as a Food Service Worker II or Corrections Food Service Worker.

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.

 

7720 - IT Systems Engineer Network Engineer) ($54,100.80 - $123,136.00/Annually DOE Full Time)

Job Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for the management of projects involving both the Pima County Sheriff's Department LAN/WAN environment and Datacenter. Projects will require high familiarity with the concepts of virtualized networking technologies both in the enterprise network environment (MPLS and technologies based on it) and the datacenter (NSX, Cisco ACI and similar). This role requires functional, technical and leadership skills with a strong ability to think conceptually and strategically. The successful candidate must be able to work independently and participate on or lead cross-functional teams and be able to effectively present ideas to senior management. The successful candidate must possess excellent communications, interpersonal, and problem solving skills with the ability to document concisely and present designs to team members. This position is responsible to ensure that a highly reliable, recoverable, and scalable environment is implemented and maintained to meet Sheriff's Department public safety and departmental requirements.

Minimum Qualifications

(1) Bachelor's degree from an accredited college, university or technical trade school with a major in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems (MIS), or a closely related degree as determined by the Appointing Authority at the time of recruitment and five years current work experience in the design, maintenance and administration of an enterprise communications system.

OR

(2) Associate's degree from an accredited college, university or technical trade school with a major in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems (MIS) and seven years current work experience in Information Technology which includes five years current experience in the design, maintenance and administration of an enterprise communications system.

 

How to Apply:

Please reference the Job Title and Job number when applying for the interested position.

 
Visit the NEW Pima County Career Page (Powered by NEOGOV and Governmentjobs.com) at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/pima to apply. Candidates will need to apply/reapply in the new system.
 
Visit our website for further instructions: www.pima.gov/hr