Corrections Officers are responsible for care, custody and control of the inmates housed within the Montgomery County Jail while using proper safety methods and techniques.
Summary of Job Duties
Maintain the safety and security of the Montgomery County Jail while ensuring the care, custody and control of the inmates house in the Jail.
Inspect all assigned areas to ensure conformance with security standards.
Supervise the cleaning of the housing units.
Feed the inmates at the established times and account for all eating utensils and trays before and after meals.
Distribute personal hygiene supplies, clean clothing and linens and other items to the inmates at specified times.
Collect and maintain information on inmates using established Jail logs.
Maintain and update inmate custody records.
Record, summarize and verify inmate accounts.
Process inmates in and out of custody according to policy.
Photograph and fingerprint inmates.
Provide general supervision of inmates and inmate workers including monitoring the movement of all persons to and from the jail.
Move inmates from one location to another within the facility as required.
Conduct secuity checks, wellness checks, routine and emergency counts and searches of housing and common areas.
Report any irregularities or deficiencies, violations of law, or violations or rules and regulations to immediate supervisor using the appropriate forms.
Assist in emergencies and evacuations are required.
Minimum Qualifications and Requirements
18 years of age
High School diploma or equivalent
Must have a minimum of twenty four months experience at a pre-sentence facility and possess a OPOTC Corrections Officer Basic Training Certificate
Demonstrate the ability to keyboard 30 words per minute with corrections.
Background Check Information
Upon completing the MCSO written application, a background investigation including a criminal background check and a a pre-employment polygraph examination will be completed. Supplemental Information
The applicant will be required to complete the full written application located on the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office website: https://mcsocareers.com/hiring-process.
Please review the Disqualifying Criteria before submitting your initial application process.
Montgomery County, OH