SERGEANT-12 HR

The GEO Group, Inc.
Published
November 8, 2020
Location
Plainfield, IN
Category
Job Type

Description

Facility: HERITAGE TRAIL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

Compensation Base: $19.98 per hour

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary                                       Pay starts at $19.98 per hour

Responsible for all security and control related functions during duty shift per management instructions. Seeks to provide maximum facility coordination in inmate/detainee supervision and safety.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervises all security functions during shift as assigned by management.
  • Supervises the feeding of inmates/detainees during meal time.
  • Makes routine inspections of all security equipment, doors, gates, fences, lighting systems, and other facility equipment as needed.
  • Assists staff with unit counts.
  • Reviews reports written by officers during shift and ensures these reports are submitted as required.
  • Assures that officers receive on-the-job training and safety training as required.
  • Inspects or directs work to inspection of perimeter to test alarm systems, detect safety hazards and to ensure safety rules are posted and enforced.
  • Assists officers and staff with unruly inmates and other assignments as required. Investigates and reports causes of inmate/detainee disturbances.
  • Responds to major unusual occurrences as trained. Facilitates prompt and appropriate assistance to detainees/inmates in the event of injury, illness or emotional trauma.
  • Directs work, provides training and performs inspections of work performed by inmate/ detainee workers. Assures that inmate/detainee workers under security supervision receive safety training.
  • Provides management with input into decisions concerning employee performance ratings, disciplinary actions, and job assignments.
  • Promotes an atmosphere conducive to personality and character development of detainees/ inmates and staff through the encouragement of favorable behavior patterns, arrangement of physical facilities, and influencing relationships among detainees/inmates.
  • Assists in review of staff effectiveness by conducting frequent physical inspections of the facility to ensure compliance with policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

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