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Modoc County Ca - Alturas, California

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Entry Level Salary:
$2,801.00 monthly

Job Description

SALARY RANGE: Entry Level Base Salary is $2801.00 a month. (Negotiable with documented experience). Monthly salary excluding incentive pay which may include, but is not limited to; Education incentive 10%
  • Shift differential pay 7%
  • On call pay 8.5%
  • Resident Deputy pay 15%
  • Take Home Vehicle.
  • $900.00 annual uniform allowance.
  • Overtime paid or comp time.
  • Longevity Pay after Top Step, 5% every three years. BENEFITS:
    • PORAC / BLUE CROSS/ BLUE SHILED Health Insurance
    • Full dental--Full vision--Life insurance.
    • Paid Vacation-Sick leave-15 paid holidays-
    • CalPERS Retirement - Classic Employees (existing CalPERS member) 3% at 50.
    EDUCATION & EXPERIANCE: Have successfully completed (at any time) a California POST Certified Basic Law Enforcement Academy (or state equivalent) and have a minimum five (5) years or more experience as a sworn peace officer with a law enforcement agency with less than a three (3) year lap in service, and be eligible for appointment as a Peace Officer under Section 830.1 PC. You must submit a copy of your Basic POST Certificate or other documentation to substantiate your eligibility. Candidates must meet ALL California P.O.S.T. standards for a Deputy Sheriff http://www.post.ca.gov/overview-selection-standards.aspx Candidates must possess a valid California Drivers License as well as be free from pending civil litigation or pending departmental discipline.
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    PROCCESS: Qualified applicants will be invited to an oral interview and ride-along. Following successful completion of the oral interview, a background investigation will be completed on the top candidates. All applicants who successfully complete the background investigation will then be scheduled for a psychological examination. In addition, a fit for duty POST medical examination and a POST physical fitness test will be completed. Successful completion of all phases of the County’s testing process is required. MISCELLANEOUS: The Modoc County Sheriff’s Office maintains a Resident Deputy post for the Surprise Valley community that has the sparsely populated areas of Fort Bidwell, Lake City, Cedarville,and Eagleville with a total population of about 2000 citizens in Surprise Valley. The main office and jail are in the county seat of Alturas California. Applicants should be aware that positions are filled as needed, and only those applicants who have an appeal for living in remote or low populated areas need apply. FINAL FILING DATE: Continuous Applications are available at the Modoc County Sheriff's Office 211 East First Street Alturas CA 96101 (or) by writing to PO Drawer 460 Alturas, CA 96101 (or) by phone, (530) 233-4416. (or) by visiting www.co.modoc.ca.us/public-resources/Employment (or) by contacting Under Sheriff, Ken Richardson for further details, at (530) 233-4416. Modoc County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Job Requirements

    • Age: 21
    • Education: HS/GED
    • Experience: Lateral
    The total population of Modoc County is 9,686, with 5580 registered voters within approximately 4300 square miles. Most county residents live in outlying areas and in small, unincorporated communities. Modoc County residents enjoy an abundance of outdoor activities as well as an exceptional low cost of living and affordable housing. The County seat is Alturas, California.

    Contact Informaton

    UnderSheriff Ken Richardson

    Modoc County Ca
    102. S. Court St.
    Alturas, California 96101
    phone: (530) 233-4416

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