Security Monitor - 12 Hour Shifts in Albuquerque, NM at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 7/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Compensation Base: $12.00

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 


Equal Opportunity Employer.


  • This position maintains an orderly environment within the assigned unit or area of the facility and performs standard operating procedures in accordance with facility policies and procedures and required Company and the client’s contractual requirement. This position follows daily schedules and performs the duties of this position in an exemplary manner at all times.

Our facility is a Residential Reentry Center. Programs and services currently offered at the New Mexico Women’s Recovery Academy include individual risk/needs assessments, substance abuse programming, individual & group counseling, RDAP curriculum, family services/parenting skills, 12-Step meetings, anger management classes, educational/HSD/WorkKeys services, seeking safety groups, and domestic violence classes.

 Shifts are 12 hours 6 PM to 6 AM or 6 AM to 6 PM,  varied schedule.  Overtime based on facility needs.

This is a full time position. Wages are $12.00 per hour plus benefits and PTO

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervises all resident movement within the assigned unit or area.
  • Reports resident accidents or injuries to supervisor.
  • Provides orientation to new residents and discharges others
  • Performs scheduled resident headcounts and completes written count reports.
  • Conducts daily inspections and searches of resident sleeping quarters and body searches as necessary.
  • When assigned, monitors eye drug testing.
  • Reports all resident behavioral problem incidents in writing to supervisor and conducts appropriate crisis intervention.
  • Collects urine samples for random and routine substance abuse screenings of residents.
  • Transports residents by company vehicle to out-of-facility appointments.
  • Monitors security cameras to maintain safe and secure orderly environment for residents.
  • Enforces the facility’s rules of conduct with the residents.
  • Supervises resident visitations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; one year general work experience 
  • Ability to serve as a model for resident behavior; good interpersonal skills.
  • Valid, active driver's license. 
  • Required skills include: time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work overtime.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.