The Detention Officer performs routine duties in accordance with established policies, regulations and procedures to maintain order and provide for the security, care and direct supervision of inmates/residents in housing units, at meals, during recreation, on work assignments and during all other phases of activity in a correctional facility. May employ weapons or force to maintain discipline and order. Must be able to work any post assignment on any shift. This position reports to a Senior Detention Officer or above. Post Assignment may include: * Armory/Key Control * Central or Pod Control * Commissary * Education * Housing Unit * Intake/Booking/Property * Kitchen * Laundry * Library * Medical * Recreation * Utility/Escort * Visitation
High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent. Must complete pre-service correctional officer training and, where applicable, be a non-commissioned security officer licensed by the state of employment. A valid driver's license and clear driving record is required. Demonstrate ability to complete any required training, as established or necessary to meet contract requirements and/or standards. Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 21 years of age. CoreCivic is a Drug Free Workplace & EOE– M/F/Vets/Disabled.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. For more information on equal employment opportunity, please click here