Management & Training Corporation Sergeant in Lockhart, Texas

Sergeant

Security

Lockhart, TexasReqID: 23670

Lockhart is a 1000 bed female facility located in Lockhart Texas. Being operated by Management & Training Corporation (MTC) under contract with Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ)Management & Training Corporation makes an impact in Corrections by preparing offenders to successfully transition into the community. Our mission is to reduce recidivism by providing results-oriented programming in a safe & secure environment.

Description

reports to the designated lieutenant. Directly supervises assigned correctional officers. Responsible for the custody and discipline of offenders in the facility in compliance with MCT and TDCJ directives. Supervise, protect, instruct, train, counsel and evaluate assigned employees. Provide for the care, custody and adherence to rules and regulations of offenders assigned to specific work areas. Supervise and provide custody and security of offenders including observations of offenders and offenders assigned to work duty which includes long periods of sitting and standing. Supervise and direct searches for contraband including "pat" and "strip" searches, by squatting and bending to perform such functions. Transfer and transfer and transport offenders by walking or riding in vehicles. Restrain and secure assaultive offenders as needed. Read, review and properly apply information found in offenders records which is related to the offenders health and safety and to the security of the facility. Provide appropriate information to other personnel. Supervise the preparation and maintenance of records, forms, and reports. Performs specific duties if assigned to the following areas: housing unit, special housing area, education, community services and intake. It is expected th incumbent shall perform other duties as assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and two (2) years full time, wage earning correctional custody or law enforcement experience required. Valid drivers license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.

Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran