Sheriff's Commander

  • Monterey County Sheriff's Department
  • 1414 Natividad Rd., Salinas, CA 93906
Full Time Government Management Operations

Job Description

The Sheriff’s Commander is the first management level in the Sheriff’s series, and is responsible for managing, supervising and organizing the work of a station, division, departmental function or program. Incumbents also perform research and analysis of complex problems in support of executive management; and performs other related work as required.

The ideal candidate will show the ability to analyze emergency situations, communicate effectively, and demonstrate organizational skills.

Application and Selection Procedures

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Applications may also be obtained from and submitted to:

Monterey County Sheriff’s Office

Attn:  Human Resources

1414 Natividad Road

Salinas, CA  93906

Phone: (831) 755-3744 or (831) 755-3702          Fax: (831) 755-3828

The selection process is tentative and applicants will be notified if changes are made.

The competitive selection process includes submittal of required application materials. A complete application packet will include:                                     

  • A completed County of Monterey employment application;
  • Response to the supplemental questions;
  • BASIC P.O.S.T. Certificate issued by the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training;
  • Supervisory Course Certificate.


Law Enforcement

Education Requirements

Professional Certification


$9,501- $12,943 per month

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