• DEPUTY SHERIFF

    Posted: 01/03/2021

    JOB SUMMARY: 
    The purpose of this classification is to provide and maintain security, safety, care and control of inmates, detention facility, and facility equipment.
     
     
    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
    •Supervises and controls inmates within institution.
    •Maintains security of institution and grounds, including observing and searching for contraband.
    •Supervises inmate activities.
    •Assists in dispensing medication to inmates.
    •Settles disputes between inmates.
    •Assists in inmate counts.
    •Checks doors for security; inspects for unusual, illegal, or unsafe activity and emergencies.
    •Conducts shakedowns to seize contraband material and weapons.
    •Assists in processing inmates in and out.
    •Directs work of trustees; operates lock systems.
    •Performs special transportation duties and may assist field services division.
    •Serves criminal warrants and civil processes issued by the court; testifies in judicial proceedings.
     
     
    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 
    High School Diploma or G.E.D. Must possess a valid driver's license, be at least 18 years of age, no state or federal convictions punishable by imprisonment in federal or state prisons, and no misdemeanor convictions sufficient to establish a pattern of disregard for the law.  Must have no convictions of Family Violence Crimes.  Must possess and maintain current P.O.S.T. Basic Peace Officer Certification.
     
     
    BENEFITS:
    Health/Major Medical
    Dental   
    Long Term Disability
    Employer-Paid Pension
    Paid Holidays    
    Paid Vacation-Annually
    Paid Sick  
    Incentive Pay & Longevity Pay 
    Employer Paid Wellness Clinic