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Website The County of Fresno

Job Description:

The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office is offering exciting Correctional Officer I career opportunities for individuals interested in the Criminal Justice field. Successful candidates will control and oversee activities of inmates detained within the detention facilities of the Sheriff’s Office; and perform related work as required.

Job Requirements:

  • As a condition of employment with the Sheriff’s Office, candidates must undergo and pass a thorough and rigid background investigation, polygraph examination and medical and psychological examinations (background materials for failed candidates are retained for three years). The background investigation includes employment/credit histories, arrest/criminal records, drug/alcohol use, and personal conduct. This list is neither inclusive nor exclusive; other relevant areas may be investigated and verified.
  • Fresno County Detention Facilities are “no-hostage” facilities. This means that in the event you are taken hostage, the County will not bargain for your safe release.
  • Eligible candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Correctional Officers must possess the following: ability to establish a tolerant rapport with persons of differing ethnic and socioeconomic background; good oral and written communication skills; maturity, integrity, emotional stability, and good judgment; and the ability to work in a frequently hostile, unpredictable, and unpleasant environment.

Job Details:

Company: The County of Fresno

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sacramento, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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