AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Supervises, guides, and/or instructs the work assignments of subordinate staff. Assists shift supervisor with administration of facility.
Maintains custody and security of youth in Department of Juvenile Justice facility. Supervises and plans work of assigned staff. Completes administrative paperwork, preparation and maintenance of records, forms, and reports.
Develops work and security procedures and enforces rules, regulations, and state laws necessary for control and management of juvenile residents. Inspects, inventories, maintains control of, key logs, tools and other equipment. Maintains order, discipline, and security, and oversees conduct and behavior of offenders to prevent disturbances and escapes and responds to emergencies.
Provides support in training, selecting, and orienting subordinate correctional security staff. Reads and reviews offender information to identify issues that require special attention. May conduct hearings of disciplinary infractions. May handle and train canines for tracking, search and rescue, guard duty, detection of contraband.
The selected candidate for this position is subject to a criminal history check, physical drug screen, motor vehicle request and fingerprinting.
High school diploma or GED AND P.O.S.T. certification AND Eighteen months of experience required at the lower level Correctional Officer 2 (PSP061) or position equivalent.
State Of Georgia