Security Monitor in Colorado Springs, CO at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

This role will work at our Cheyenne Mountain Facility in Colorado Springs, CO, focusing on the transition of offenders back to society.  Our Facility offers programs to our resident offenders, including GED preparation, life skills counseling, substance abuse counseling and workforce/employment readiness programs.


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 as required by 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.

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.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • High school diploma or equivalent and one (1) year general work experience.
  • Ability to serves as a model for resident behavior.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of the field of addictions or mental health counseling preferred.
  • Required skills include:  time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work overtime as requested by management.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.
  • Must be able to pass Basic First Aid, CPR and Pressure Point Control Techniques offered by facility.
  • Must be able to bend at knees and raise self with no assistance.

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