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Maricopa County Jobs
Online listings for employment opportunities are available on the Maricopa County employment site. Maricopa County offers careers in a wide variety of public sector professions and new job opportunities are posted on an ongoing basis. Depending on the employment opportunity, employment preference points may be available to veterans, disabled veterans or a veteran's spouse or surviving spouse.
Applying for a job with Maricopa County is a simple online process. Once you find a job you are interested in, just click the "Apply" button at the top of the job posting. You will then be redirected to a login screen that will allow you to access the online application.
Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Jobs
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) offers a variety of career opportunities and exceptional benefits. In addition to hiring detention officers and sworn deputies, MCSO employs people in a variety of positions, including communications officers (911 Dispatch), clerical staff, and professional services such as information technology, food services, media relations, project management, and much more. If you are interested in law enforcement or in being part of a team that supports the exceptional work performed by detention officers and deputies, then we encourage you to apply.
Career Guidance Services
The ARIZONA@WORK - Maricopa County Human Services Department team is available to support you and your family with the necessary services and resources for successfully pursuing employment opportunities. Eligible veterans are entitled to receive priority services in job referrals and training, as well as other employment services.
The DoD SkillBridge program is an opportunity for service members to gain valuable civilian work experience through specific industry training, apprenticeships or internships during the last 180 days of service. SkillBridge connects service members with industry partners in real-world job experiences and provides an invaluable chance to work and learn in civilian career areas. For industry partners, SkillBridge is an opportunity to access and leverage the world’s most highly trained and motivated workforce at no cost. Service members participating in SkillBridge receive their military compensation and benefits, and industry partners provide the training and work experience.
Maricopa County is a proud partner in the DoD SkillBridge program. Service members can view and apply for SkillBridge opportunities in Arizona on the beconnected Career Opportunities webpage.
VA Careers and Employment
The VA provides support in all stages of your job search—from returning to work with a service-connected disability, to getting more training for new job opportunities, to starting or growing your own business. They can also connect you with Department of Labor resources for more career advice, help building your resume, and access to employers who want to hire veterans and military spouses. Find out how you can get the help you need to build your career and find the right job or business opportunity for you.
My Next Move for Veterans (O*Net)
My Next Move for Veterans (O*Net) is a U.S. Department of Labor tool that allows veterans to convert their military classification codes to civilian careers with similar work.