Friday , April 19 2024

Careers in Law Enforcements – Detention Officer at Collin County

Website Federal Law Enforcement

Job Description:

Collin County is seeking candidates for the position of Detention Officer. A Detention Officer provides custodial care necessary for the security and well being of inmates confined in the Collin County jail. Responsibilities include preparing inmates for transport to court appearances, processing new inmates, assisting victim’s advocates, supervising inmate visitation, distributing food to inmates, conducting security checks, overseeing inmate sentence calculation and releases by reviewing court commitments, handling control room operations, and reviewing and verifying inmates trust fund accounts. Work is performed under the general supervision of a Sergeant, Lieutenant or Captain.

Job Requirements:

Only candidates who are available for shift work, including overnight shifts, are eligible to apply for this position – candidates MUST be available to work any shift. Candidates must have the knowledge necessary to understand basic operational, technical, or office processes. Must have the level of education equivalent to four years of high school or equivalent. Must be able to obtain the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) County Jailer Certification within twelve (12) months after assignment (paid for by Collin County). No previous experience necessary. Must possess and maintain a valid Texas Operator’s Driver’s License with an acceptable driving record.

  • Current, unexpired Texas Driver’s License
  • Birth Certificate (original or original copy)
  • High School Diploma, Transcript, or GED (original or original copy)
  • Transcript(s) from all colleges attended (original or original copy)
  • Military-DD214 (if applicable)
  • United States citizenship documents if not born in the United States

Job Details:

Company: Federal Law Enforcement

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dallas, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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