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.

4369 - Corrections Custodian - Senior ($14.38 Hourly)

Job Description - Leads and participates in the work of inmate crews providing cleaning, sanitation, general maintenance and landscaping of facilities and grounds in strict accordance with security rules and procedures. This classification is distinguished from all other Custodian classifications by its primary assignment to adult correctional facilities and its participation in inmate security supervision.

Minimum Qualifications - (1) Two years of commercial, institutional or industrial custodial experience; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
OR
(2)  One year of experience with Pima County as a Custodian. 
OR
(3)  Two years of experience in the direct supervision of unskilled or semi-skilled workers or laborers engaged in grounds or facilities maintenance or custodial activity.

1212 - Supply Technician - Senior ($13.85 Hourly​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​)

Job Description - Receives, issues, inventories and stores supplies, materials and equipment.  Performs various processing tasks and manual duties requiring familiarity with the supply and/or property   operations.  Some positions perform duties in law enforcement or corrections environments and may include daily contact with inmates.  Some positions may perform duties in a medical setting and be required to order, handle, store, and deliver hazardous materials.

Minimum Qualifications - (1)  Two years of experience in receipt, inventorying and distribution of supplies, materials, property and/or equipment.
OR:
(2)  One year of experience with Pima County as a Supply Technician, Supply Processing and Distribution Technician I or Supply, Processing and Distribution Technician.

4718 - IT - Technical Systems Administrator​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ($58,635.20 Annually​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​)

Job Description - Recommends, designs, plans, implements, administers and maintains enterprise IT systems including database, network, software, security, tech support and general operations and their associated hardware including servers, desktop computers, network appliances, power systems, environmental systems, printers and other specific equipment within an Elected Official's technical infrastructure environment.  Maintains key infrastructure security, disaster recovery programs and associated computer operations/ help desk support functions for this technical infrastructure.  Serves in a lead capacity and as required, provides guidance and assistance to information technology staff.

Minimum Qualifications - (1) A 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 field as determined by the appointing authority at the time of recruitment and three years of experience in the maintenance and administration of client computing or communications hardware and software infrastructure.
OR:
(2) An Associate'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 field as determined by the appointing authority at the time of recruitment and five years of work experience in information technology which includes three years of experience in the maintenance and administration of client computing or communications hardware and software infrastructure.

5257 - Sheriff's Psychologist​​​​​​​ ($105,081.60 Annually​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​)

Job Description - Serves as advisor and clinical psychological specialist to the Pima County Sheriff's Department staff at all levels by providing a variety of professional psychological services.

Minimum Qualifications - An earned Ph.D. degree in psychology from an accredited college or university and one year of post-doctoral experience as a consultant to a law enforcement or governmental agency or as a police psychologist.

1212 - Supply Technician - Senior (Inmate Property)​​​​​​​ ($13.85 Hourly​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​)

Job Description - Receives, issues, inventories and stores supplies, materials and equipment.  Performs various processing tasks and manual duties requiring familiarity with the supply and/or property operations. Some positions perform duties in law enforcement or corrections environments and may include daily contact with inmates. Some positions may perform duties in a medical setting and be required to order, handle, store, and deliver hazardous materials.

Minimum Qualifications - (1)  Two years of experience in receipt, inventorying and distribution of supplies, materials, property and/or equipment.
OR:
(2)  One year of experience with Pima County as a Supply Technician, Supply Processing and Distribution Technician I or Supply, Processing and Distribution Technician.

4361 - Corrections Cook​​​​​​​ ($14.93 Hourly​​​​​​​)

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.

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.

3535 - Public Safety Data Technician​​​​​​​ ($15.52 Hourly​​​​​​​​​​​​​​)

Job Description - Provides support to Pima County law enforcement by validating, processing, entering, retrieving and clearing information from local, state and national computer system files.  Assists law enforcement officers by confirming criminal justice information, coordinating extradition's and issuing victim notifications.

Minimum Qualifications - (1) A high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) certification and two years of experience processing legal documents in a law enforcement, corrections, probation or legal setting.
OR:
(2) One year of experience with Pima County as a Records Technician, Public Safety Support Specialist, Public Safety Transcription Technician or Office Support Level IV.

4716 - IT Technical Support Analyst​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ ($54,600.00 Annually​​​​​​​)

Job Description - Installs, configures, deploys, trouble shoots and maintains client computing and communications hardware, software and associated peripherals infrastructure following generally defined procedures and practices for clients of the Pima County Information Technology (IT) Department or within an Elected Official's IT team. 

Minimum Qualifications - (1) A 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 field as determined by the appointing authority at the time of recruitment.
OR:
(2) An Associate's degree from an accredited college, university or technical trade school with a major in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems or a closely related field as determined by the appointing authority at the time of recruitment and two years work experience in information technology, including the maintenance and administration of client computing or communications hardware and software infrastructure.
(Additional relevant work experience/education from an accredited college or university may be substituted.)​​​​​​​

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
 

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.