Sheriff’s Medical Stores Specialist

November 17, 2023
San Bernardino, CA
Job Type


The Job


The Sheriff's Department is recruiting for Medical Store Specialists who, under supervision of the facility physician, monitor and control the receipt and delivery of medication, including storage, cataloging and inventory, for the Sheriff's Detention facilities. Current vacancies exist in Rancho Cucamonga at West Valley Detention Center.

This recruitment will be used to fill the current vacancies and may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur throughout the County including the High Desert Detention Center.

2% salary increase effective 2/24/24**
3% salary increase effective 2/22/25 and 2/21/26**

**Salary increases contingent upon Property Related Revenue and/or statewide Proposition 172 Sales Tax Collections performance.

For more detailed information, review the Sheriff's Medical Stores Specialist job description.


1) Prior to appointment, applicants will be fingerprinted and must pass an extensive background investigation, including a polygraph examination. Applicants must not have been convicted of a felony.
2) Must be available to work various shifts, holidays and weekends.
3) Requires physical agility including balancing, bending, climbing, kneeling, sitting, squatting, standing, stooping, turning, twisting, and walking; hand and finger dexterity in both hands; reaching or working above and below shoulder level; and normal vision, including color discrimination.
4) Working conditions involve exposure to infectious materials.
5) Travel throughout the county will be required. Incumbents are required to make provision for transportation. At the time of hire, a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be produced for the individual providing the transportation.

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following options:
Option 1: One(1) year of experience working in a pharmacy setting or medical facility handling and processing medication orders and medical supply inventories (e.g., Pharmacy Technician).

Option 2: Possession of a Pharmacy Technician Certificate

Desired Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a correctional environment. The ideal candidate will also understand that the Sheriff's Department is a "24/7" operation, requiring availability to work all shifts as needed.

Selection Process

Examination : There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to provide as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible, as resumes will not be reviewed in lieu of the application materials.

Application Procedure : Applications will be accepted continuously and reviewed on a bi-weekly basis. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as this recruitment may close at any time.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

If you require technical assistance, please click HERE to review the Government Jobs online application guide , or contact their Toll-Free Applicant Support line at (855) 524-5627. Please note that Human Resources is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to submit the application.

All communications regarding the selection process will be via email . Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mails frequently to obtain any correspondence associated with this recruitment. Please be sure the email provided on this application is always current; it is your responsibility to update your personal information. Update your Spam, Junk, Bulk and Firewall settings as needed to ensure that you receive all information pertaining to this recruitment.

EEO/ADA: San Bernardino County is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant employer, committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants.

ADA Accommodation: If you have a disability and require accommodations in the testing process, submit the Special Testing Accommodations Request Form within one week of a recruitment filing deadline.

Veterans' Preference: Eligible veterans and their spouse or widow(er) who are not current County employees may be awarded additional Veterans' Preference points. Click here for information and instructions to request Veteran's Preference points.

Please click HERE for important Applicant Information and the County Employment Process .
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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