Description Benefits Supplemental Questions
The purpose of the class is to provide for the safety of staff and inmates and the security of the detention facility; to supervise inmate activities; and to perform related corrections and law enforcement work as assigned. This class works according to some procedures but decides how or when to do things; work is reviewed regularly by supervisor.
Provides Security over and transports pre-trial detainees and inmates to court, medical appointments
Provides Security over and transports pre-trial detainees from one facility to another
Provides security over pre-trial detainees or inmates in a hospital environment
Completes and maintains required paperwork
Communicates with law enforcement personnel, probation and parole officers, court personnel, medical care practitioners, and others as required.
Is required to be on call for emergency responses.
Attends periodic training, meetings, etc., to keep abreast of current detention, law enforcement and investigative trends, technology and legislation, maintains required level of proficiency in the use of firearm.
Requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent supplemented by the completion of required law enforcement training and coursework.
Special Certifications and Licenses
Must possess and maintain certification from the S. C. Criminal Justice Academy
Must possess a valid state driver's license.
May require additional professional or technical certification(s) as deemed necessary by supervisor.
Must meet other requirements as set forth in applicable South Carolina statutes and regulations.
Dorchester County, South Carolina