Management & Training Corporation Correctional Officer in Overton, Texas

Correctional Officer

Security

Overton, TexasReqID: 23025

LOOKING FOR AN ENTRY LEVEL POSITION TO START YOUR CRIMINAL JUSTICE CAREER? WANT TO BE A PART OF A SMALL GROUP MAKING A BIG DIFFERENCE? WANT ON THE JOB PAID TRAINING WITH NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED? WANT TO BE PART OF A BIONIC CORPORATE CULTURE? IF THE ANSWER IS “YES”, THEN WE WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOU AS A PART OF OUR TEAM. LIVE, LAUGH, LOVE AND BE BIONIC!

Description

Responsible for the custody and discipline of offenders in the facility in compliance with Management & Training Corporation (MTC) and Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) directives. If assigned to the transportation department, responsible for the transporting of offenders to and from the facility in accordance with established procedures.Essential Functions:Search for contraband and provide security.Count, feed and supervise offenders in housing, work and other areas.Provide custody and security of offenders including observation of offenders, which includes long periods of sitting and standing.Respond to emergencies to search for offenders, administer first aid at the emergency site. Promote the development of positive social skills through modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate behaviors are observed; provide regular feedback to staff regarding social skills procedures and intervention techniques.It is expected that the incumbant shall perform toher duties as assigned within his/her capabillities as determined by management.Education and Requirements:Graduation from an accredited senior high school or equivalent or GED. Continued employment is contingent upon passing exams and skill test in the TDCJ Correctional Officer Pre Service Training Academy. Valid drivers license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.Post Hire Requirements:Must successfully complete annual in-service training requirements to include physical agility testing and an annual background check, which must be approved by TDCJ.Management & Training Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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