LIEUTENANT in Bonham, TX at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 8/10/2017

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Job Description

Experienced Corrections Officer Supervisors, we're looking for you to join our growing team. We are looking for Corrections Officer Supervisors to assist in the development and implementation of policies, procedures and regulations for custody, security and treatment of detainees and inmates. If you are looking for an opportunity where you will be responsible for attaining facility goals and objectives, ensuring compliance with all rules, regulations, policies and procedures for security operations; this may be the right opportunity for you.

Corrections Officer Supervisor (Safety / Security Management)


Job Responsibilities
As a Corrections Officer Supervisor, you will be responsible for the management of security/control activities and staff in an assigned area, which provides for maximum facility coordination in prisoner supervision and safety, in addition to the preparation of required records and reports.
Additional responsibilities of the Corrections Officer Supervisor include:

  • Responding to major unusual occurrences, facilitating prompt and appropriate assistance to detainees/inmates in the event of injury, illness or emotional trauma
  • Directing the work of other employees, including the selection, hiring, evaluating job performance, employee training/development, promoting and any disciplinary action, including termination
  • Making assignments, reviews post orders and assuring that all procedures including emergency procedures are in place and staff is trained in proper implementation
  • Reviewing disciplinary matters concerning both staff and detainees
  • Reviewing staff effectiveness and conducting frequent physical inspections of the facility to ensure compliance with policies and procedures
  • Giving primary guidance on situational problems; making referrals for more complex problems
  • Preparing records and reports as assigned by management, maintaining daily logs as required
  • Attaining facility goals/objectives and ensuring compliance with all rules, regulations, policies and/or procedures for security operations
  • Directing work, providing training and performing inspections of work performed by detainee/inmate staff, providing detainee supervision and security in other areas as needed
Corrections Officer Supervisor (Safety / Security Management) 

Job Requirements

 
As a Corrections Officer Supervisor, you must have management experience with promoting 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. If this describes you, apply today!
Additional requirements include:

 

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3 years' experience working in a correctional setting, one of which was in a position requiring supervisory capabilities
  • Mature, flexible, intellectually alert, able to command the respect and confidence of detainees/inmates and staff, philosophically committed to the objectives of the facility and possess a high tolerance to mental stress
  • College coursework and advanced training in behavioral sciences, correctional services or related field, preferred

 

Corrections Officer Supervisor (Safety / Security Management)


Benefits
As a Corrections Officer Supervisor with The GEO Group, Inc., you will be part of a stable, established and yet still growing organization with a great deal of diversification, which will present you with a range of different challenges. Since we do prefer to promote from within, you will have opportunities to move to other facilities, as well as to different divisions within the company. We value your hard work and professional dedication and will reward you with a competitive compensation package that includes full benefits.
Your benefits will include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
  • Term Life insurance (includes spouse and dependent)
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability
  • Flexible spending account
  • 401(k)
  • Stock purchase program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Legal program - Legal Club of America
  • Paid time off
  • Direct deposit
  • Theme park and attraction discounts
Corrections Officer Supervisor (Safety / Security Management) 

 

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