EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY



POSITION
Job PositionCorrections Deputy
DepartmentSheriff's Office - Corrections
Salary / Classification$19.16 per hour
Non-Exempt, Bargaining, Full-Time, Full Benefits


SUMMARY


This position performs all activities in the receipt, booking, custody, transport and care of offenders under the jurisdiction of the Franklin County Sheriff; in accordance with established policies and procedures. The Corrections Deputy assures the fair and reasonable treatment of offenders and the maintenance and operation of a safe, secure and sanitary corrections facility, placing a primary concern for the health, welfare, safety, and security of offenders, staff, volunteers, contracted staff, and visitors. Positions in the Corrections Deputy classification are distinguished by the responsibility for providing for the care of the offenders and the maintenance of security for the facility.


EXAMPLES OF JOB DUTIES


  • The Corrections Deputy receives and processes new offenders. Searches offenders; collects, records and maintains the offenderís personal property; reviews confinement orders, books, fingerprints, photographs and completes offender housing assignments.
  • The Corrections Deputy will input and update electronic and written files, complete incident, general, arrest, and statistical reports to ensure legal requirements are met.
  • The Corrections Deputy assures custody of offenders in transit to court appearances, hospital or other medical facilities, or other correctional institutions.
  • The Corrections Deputy will coordinate offender court appearances by classification to ensure for safe proceedings. They will assist in the updating of court-related information into the Jail Management System, such as dispositions, sentencing, and release dates.

  • LICENSES, CERTIFICATES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS


  • Eligibility for coverage under the Countyís insurance carrier based on successful completion of a criminal history background check.
  • The Corrections Deputy is expected to attend and participate in all scheduled training and career development opportunities assigned to them.
  • Certified (or eligible to be certified), as a Corrections Officer by the Washington State Training Commission, or related Certification in the Corrections Field.
  • Must have valid Washington State driverís license with no restrictions.

  • APPLICANTS MAY PICK UP AND RETURN THE APPLICATION TO:


    Franklin county contracts with Public Safety Testing to facilitate the application and testing process for all entry level deputy sheriff and corrections deputy applicants. Please visit the Public Safety Testing website at www.publicsafetytesting.com or call 1-866-447-3911 to apply or obtain more information if you are interested in one of these positions.


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    Selection based on qualifications, interview, background check and drug screening.
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