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Corrections Officer I

Douglas County Omaha, NE
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Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  Incumbent works under the direction of a Sergeant or designee, providing supervision of inmates for assigned area(s), maintaining order and proper documentation while ensuring adherence to established policies, procedures, and orders.

QUALIFICATIONS:  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Post-secondary education in Criminal Justice or related field preferred.  Work experience in corrections, criminal justice, or security preferred.  Applicants must be at least 19 years of age.  Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license at the time of hire and throughout the course of employment.  Must successfully complete training in Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT) and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) within the first six (6) months of employment and maintain certification throughout the course of employment.  Incumbent will be required to submit to random drug testing.

POSTING DATES:  March 9th until position is filled

Douglas County is an EOE - M/F/Vets/Disabled

Job Details

Date Posted March 9, 2018
Date Closes August 8, 2018
Address 710 S. 17th Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Corrections
Department Corrections
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $17.35
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Positions Available 20
SOC Category 33-3012.00 Correctional Officers and Jailers
Zipcode 68102
Name Douglas County Human Resources
Address 1819 Farnam Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68183
Phone 402-444-6188

This job offers the following benefits

  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Pension Plan
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Health Fair
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Corrections Officer

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