Regardless of your age at retirement, general employees who
retire won’t be eligible to return to work as extra help or under
a contract for a SamCERA employer for a period of 180 days
following retirement, except under special circumstances.
Safety employees cannot return to work within 90 days of
retirement if they retire at an age younger than 53, except under
Additionally, the Government Code limits retirees to 960 hours of
post retirement service per fiscal year.
Your retirement application has more details, so make sure to
read it carefully and understand your options.