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Correctional Officer

Company: Idaho Department of Correction
Location: Kuna
Posted on: May 19, 2023

Job Description:

About us Idaho Department of Correction is a medium business in Idaho with one of the nation's best retirement systems and benefit packages (Benefits package is over $20,000 annually). We are challenging, rewarding, supportive and our goal is to find candidates who want to make a positive impact! Working with Idaho's incarcerated population, correctional officers carry out the day-to-day operations of correctional institutions and have a tremendous opportunity to make a difference in an incarcerated individual's life. Begin an exciting and rewarding career with an organization that truly makes a difference transforming the lives one person, one family, and one community at a time Our work environment includes: On-the-job training Wellness programs Growth opportunitiesThe Correctional Officer manages and supervises the inmates in a correctional facility. The successful candidate will have experience in the criminal justice system and familiarity with work in a corrections environment. Correctional Officers are responsible for managing inmates and observing the activities of jail inmates, keeping a record of all activities, maintaining security and preventing disturbances.Responsibilities: Interact with diverse groups including inmates, family members, visitors, volunteers, and community representatives. Identify and control hazards to ensure a safe environment for inmates, staff, volunteers, and visitors. Maintain a safe environment for inmates by monitoring assigned areas for people and contraband. Intervene if there is a situation that involves an inmate or visitor that could lead to injury or damage to property. Report inappropriate situations to supervisors and follow the action plan. Identify and report problems with cell blocks, corridors, and other areas of the facility.Job Types: Full-time, Part-timePay: $42,120.00 per yearBenefits: 401(k) Dental insurance Employee assistance program Flexible spending account Health insurance Health savings account Life insurance Paid time off Professional development assistance Referral program Relocation assistance Retirement plan Tuition reimbursement Vision insuranceSchedule: 10 hour shift 12 hour shift Weekend availabilitySupplemental pay types: Signing bonus

Application Question(s): Are you located in the Boise, Idaho area? If you are not located in Boise, Idaho are you willing to relocate?

Work Location: In person

Keywords: Idaho Department of Correction, Meridian , Correctional Officer, Other , Kuna, Idaho

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