Effective February 1, 2015 Santa Barbara County Human Resources will review and determine if applicants meet the minimum qualifications for any job solely based on the application, attachments, and other information submitted before the recruitment closing date.  After the closing date of any recruitment, Human Resources staff will no longer request or accept additional information or documentation to support a candidate’s possession of the minimum qualifications for a job.  Therefore, before submitting any job application, it is important that candidates thoroughly review the completed application and ensure that all required information is included as it relates to the specific job for the applicant is applying for.

Current Job Openings:

NEW! Chief Deputy Sheriff

Closes 10/30/15  5:00PM PST


Aircraft Mechanic

OPEN Until Filled


Helicopter Pilot

OPEN Until Filled



To Fill Out an Interest Card Click Here


Link To Santa Barbara County's Human Resources Click Here


Applications for the above positions must be submitted to Santa Barbara County Human Resources Department.


1226 Anacapa Street, STE. 1,
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
PHONE: (805) 568-2800
FAX: (805) 568-2833

You can fill out and submit the County Employment Application online at


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