33-1011.00 - First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.
- Take, receive, or check periodic inmate counts.
- Maintain order, discipline, and security within assigned areas in accordance with relevant rules, regulations, policies, and laws.
- Respond to emergencies, such as escapes.
- Maintain knowledge of, comply with, and enforce all institutional policies, rules, procedures, and regulations.
- Supervise and direct the work of correctional officers to ensure the safe custody, discipline, and welfare of inmates.
- Restrain, secure, or control offenders, using chemical agents, firearms, or other weapons of force as necessary.
- Supervise or perform searches of inmates or their quarters to locate contraband items.
- Monitor behavior of subordinates to ensure alert, courteous, and professional behavior toward inmates, parolees, fellow employees, visitors, and the public.
- Complete administrative paperwork or supervise the preparation or maintenance of records, forms, or reports.
- Instruct employees or provide on-the-job training.
- Conduct roll calls of correctional officers.
- Supervise activities, such as searches, shakedowns, riot control, or institutional tours.
- Carry injured offenders or employees to safety and provide emergency first aid when necessary.
- Supervise or provide security for offenders performing tasks, such as construction, maintenance, laundry, food service, or other industrial or agricultural operations.
- Develop work or security procedures.
- Set up employee work schedules.
- Resolve problems between inmates.
- Rate behavior of inmates, promoting acceptable attitudes and behaviors to those with low ratings.
- Transfer or transport offenders on foot or by driving vehicles, such as trailers, vans, or buses.
- Examine incoming or outgoing mail to ensure conformance with regulations.
- Convey correctional officers' or inmates' complaints to superiors.
- Review offender information to identify issues that require special attention.
- Conduct evaluations of employees' performance.
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The curriculum is designed to provide a broad foundation that will prepare students to enter any of the varied fields in criminal justice or to prepare for professional advancement. Job opportunities for students include local, state, and federal enforcement officers, police officers, private or government investigators, adult/juvenile correction officers, probation/parole officers and counselors, security directors (managers), loss prevention directors, classification managers, and personnel clearance administrators. Most of the ADJ courses in this curriculum are 'core courses' that provide a basic entry-level foundation in both criminal justice and security administration. These courses must be taken by ALL STUDENTS in this program. At several points in the curriculum, 'course options' are provided for selection by the students.
Special Curriculum Admission Requirements: Students are advised that many criminal justice and private/government security agencies require excellent moral character and a written record of conduct prior to consideration for employment.
This program is designed to prepare students to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program in criminal justice, criminology, or related fields.
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|SECURITY ATTENDANT I||State of Maryland||Wed, 21 Sep 2022 16:08:09 GMT | 30+ days ago||Baltimore, MD 21229||Introduction We'll be hosting our own job fair on 10/5/22 from 10:00 am - 2:00pm at 605 S. Chapel Gate Lane, Baltimore, MD 21229. Onsite application…|
|Correctional Officer 3||State of West Virginia||Thu, 02 Sep 2021 19:30:13 GMT | 15 months ago||West Virginia||Nature of Work SPECIAL HIRING RATE: $37,656.00 - Division of Corrections Under general supervision, serves as a lead worker of Correctional Officers. These…|
|Correctional Lieutenant||D. W. Wyatt Detention Facility||Mon, 21 Nov 2022 16:07:20 GMT | 15 days ago||Central Falls, RI 02863||LIEUTENANT POSITION SUMMARY Candidates for this position must be capable of working any shift. Shift may change as assigned. Days off and shift(s) will be…|
|Juvenile Correctional Counselor (Supervising)||County of Solano||Fri, 02 Dec 2022 16:03:59 GMT | 4 days ago||Solano County, CA||WHY WE EXIST Impact the community in a positive way! The Probation Department safeguards our community through the services provided to clients, the court,…|
|CORRECTION SHIFT SUPV-1||State of Michigan||Fri, 02 Dec 2022 19:05:56 GMT | 4 days ago||Jackson, MI||Job Description The sergeant is a first line supervisor who directly supervises custody officers. He/she has a considerable direct prisoner contact and is…|
|SUPERVISOR CORRECTIONAL OFFICER||Department of Corrections||Tue, 22 Nov 2022 19:33:58 GMT | 14 days ago||Washington, DC 20001||Screening every 10 days! JOB SUMMARY This position is located in the DC Department of Corrections, Central Detention Facility (CDF) and Correctional…|
|Sergeant (Custody - Jail Systems)||County of Berks||Thu, 01 Dec 2022 17:52:27 GMT | 5 days ago||Leesport, PA 19533||*POSITION SUMMARY: * Supervises correctional staff assigned to security positions. Maintains physical security in the Jail environment by providing…|
|Youth Program Officer II||Bernalillo County Government||Wed, 16 Feb 2022 17:45:18 GMT | 9 months ago||Albuquerque, NM 87107||Position Summary & Duties Responsible POSITION SUMMARY Under general supervision of a Program Manager, provide direct supervision, care and treatment of…|
|DJS RESIDENTIAL GROUP LIFE MANAGER I||State of Maryland||Wed, 23 Nov 2022 22:10:04 GMT | 13 days ago||Cheltenham, MD 20623||GRADE 17 LOCATION OF POSITION Department of Juvenile Services Cheltenham Youth Detention Center 11003 Frank Tippett Road Cheltenham, Maryland 20623 Main…|
|Correctional Detail Officer||City of Augusta, GA||Wed, 20 Jul 2022 19:40:33 GMT | 4 months ago||Augusta, GA||DESCRIPTION The purpose of this classification is to perform security and manual work functions overseeing the safety and security of inmates assigned to…|
|Jailer; Jail||Johnson County Texas||Fri, 18 Feb 2022 00:17:17 GMT | 9 months ago||Cleburne, TX 76031||GENERAL SUMMARY Perform security duties maintaining order and physical custody of inmates in a jail system or courthouse complex. Responsible for the care,…|
|Fish and Game Program Technician (PCN 111309)||State of Alaska||Tue, 06 Dec 2022 22:54:03 GMT | 5 hours ago||Fairbanks, AK||This position is open to Alaska Residents only. Please check our residency definition to determine if you qualify. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game,…|
|Part Time Jailer||Johnson County Texas||Tue, 01 Mar 2022 18:18:25 GMT | 9 months ago||Cleburne, TX 76031||GENERAL SUMMARY Perform security duties maintaining order and physical custody of inmates in a jail system or courthouse complex. Responsible for the care,…|
|CORRECTIONS LIEUTENANT||State of Louisiana||Tue, 29 Nov 2022 21:04:16 GMT | 7 days ago||Jackson, LA||Supplemental Information Louisiana Department of Public Safety & Corrections – Corrections Services www.doc.louisiana.gov DIXON CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE…|
|CORRECTIONS LIEUTENANT||Delgado Community College||Tue, 29 Nov 2022 23:23:47 GMT | 7 days ago||Jackson, LA||*Supplemental Information* Louisiana Department of Public Safety & Corrections – Corrections Services www.doc.louisiana.gov * DIXON CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTE*…|
|SOCIAL WORK MANAGER, CRIMINAL JUSTICE (Repost)||State of Maryland||Wed, 12 Oct 2022 16:08:06 GMT | 30+ days ago||Baltimore, MD 21202||Introduction This is a repost. Previous applicants need not reapply. GRADE 20 LOCATION OF POSITION Behavioral Health Unit 217 E. Redwood Street Baltimore, MD…|
|NURSE MANAGER,CORRECTIONAL HEALTH||Los Angeles County Department of Human Resources||Sat, 02 Mar 2019 02:40:49 GMT | 3 years ago||Los Angeles County, CA||ORIGINAL FILING DATE: March 1, 2019 at 8:00 A.M. (PST) EXAM NUMBER: Y5286A TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITY REBULLETIN INFORMATION:…|
|SOCIAL WORK MANAGER, CRIMINAL JUSTICE||Department of Juvenile Services||Sun, 20 Nov 2022 04:27:25 GMT | 16 days ago||Baltimore, MD 21202||Introduction This is a repost. Previous applicants need not reapply. GRADE 20 LOCATION OF POSITION Behavioral Health Unit 217 E. Redwood Street Baltimore,…|
|DJS RESIDENTIAL GROUP LIFE MANAGER I||Department of Juvenile Services||Thu, 24 Nov 2022 04:28:39 GMT | 12 days ago||Baltimore, MD 21212||GRADE 17 LOCATION OF POSITION Department of Juvenile Services Cheltenham Youth Detention Center 11003 Frank Tippett Road Cheltenham, Maryland 20623 Main…|
|DEPUTY SHERIFF, LIEUTENANT (ORCA) Grade 21||Fulton County, GA||Mon, 18 Apr 2022 22:19:10 GMT | 7 months ago||Fulton County, GA||CLASSIFIED POSITION(S) IN THE FULTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE THIS IS A TIME-LIMITED POSITION NOT TO EXCEED: 12/31/2023. PAY RATE FOR THIS POSITION IS $29…|
|Correctional Detail Officer||Augusta-Richmond County||Wed, 20 Jul 2022 23:41:04 GMT | 4 months ago||Augusta, GA 30901||JOB The purpose of this classification is to perform security and manual work functions overseeing the safety and security of inmates assigned to outside work…|
|NURSE MANAGER,CORRECTIONAL HEALTH||County of Los Angeles||Thu, 28 Feb 2019 23:36:10 GMT | 3 years ago||Los Angeles, CA 90010||JOB ORIGINAL FILING DATE: March 1, 2019 at 8:00 A.M. (PST) EXAM NUMBER: Y5286A TYPE OF RECRUITMENT: OPEN COMPETITIVE JOB OPPORTUNITYREBULLETIN INFORMATION:…|
|DEPUTY SHERIFF, LIEUTENANT (ORCA) Grade 21||Fulton County||Tue, 19 Apr 2022 05:35:53 GMT | 7 months ago||Atlanta, GA 30303||JOB CLASSIFIED POSITION(S) IN THE FULTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE THIS IS A TIME-LIMITED POSITION NOT TO EXCEED: 12/31/2023. PAY RATE FOR THIS POSITION IS $29…|