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Correctional Officer I/II

 Continuous Recruitment

CategoryPlumas County Jobs Status Open Open Until Filled

Salary I: $17.98-$21.88/hr;
II: $19.81-$24.11/hr Dependent upon qualifications

Posted October 2, 2015 Closing Open Until Filled

Correctional Officer I/II

JOB DESCRIPTION

To view a detailed job description, follow the links below:

Correctional Officer I
Correctional Officer II

DEFINITION

I:  Under supervision, to work in a training capacity learning to supervise inmates at the County Correctional Facility; to learn and enforce Facility rules and maintain Facility security; to learn procedures and methods for the security of the facility and safety, care, custody, and confinement of inmates; to be responsible for overseeing work and leisure activities of inmates; to learn and perform bailiff duties during court sessions; and to do related work as required.

II:  Under general supervision, to supervise inmates at the County Correctional Facility, according to laws, regulations, and policies of the State of California and Plumas County; to enforce Facility rules and maintain Facility security; to be responsible for the security of the facility and safety, care, custody, and confinement of inmates during an assigned shift; to oversee work details and leisure activities; to perform bailiff duties during court sessions; and to do related work as required.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

I:  This is the entry and the training level in the Correctional Officer series. Incumbents initially work in a training capacity. Incumbents also learn and perform bailiff duties, maintaining the security of the courtroom and jury panels. As knowledge and skills increase, they are given more independent responsibilities. After successful completion of the training period, incumbents are eligible for advancement to the next higher class of Correctional Officer II.

II:  This is the fully qualified journey level in the Correctional Officer series. Incumbents are expected to perform a variety of corrections and bailiff work and to work independently in applying the rules, regulations, practices and procedures of the Correctional Facility. Transports inmates to and from courts and other correctional facilities. Incumbents may also perform bailiff duties, maintaining the security of the courtroom and jury panels.

Qualifications

I: Some previous experience working with a correctional system is highly desirable.
II: One (1) year experience equivalent to Correctional Officer I with Plumas County.

Special Requirements

I: Completion of a Basic Jail Operations Course approved by S.T.C. must be accomplished within 12 months of initial employment. Possession of First Aid and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificates. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles.
II: Completion of a Basic Jail Operations Course approved by S.T.C. Completion of P.C. 832 and weapons training. Possession of First Aid and Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificates. Possession of a valid California Driver’s License issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles.

Plumas co application is required and available at countyofplumas.com

EOE

A Plumas Co application is required and may be obtained online

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 12
Education Required: High School
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Credit Check
  • Reference Check
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 17.98
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 24.11
    Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
    Salary Range: DOE/LEVEL