||Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution in an area to be specified by the department based on area of assignment and five (5) years of experience in a directly-related field, to include two (2) years of supervisory experience. Must possess and maintain a valid State of Florida Class E Driver's License.
Must possess and maintain State of Florida Correctional Officer certification within first year of employment. Prefer Applicants with:
- Two (2) or more years of supervisory experience in a Correctional or Law Enforcement environment at a level equivalent to or higher than a Lieutenant. Prefer Bachelor's degree in the areas of Criminal Justice, Social Sciences, or Public Administration.
- Manages division(s) or work unit(s) in absence of the Major.
- Reads/reviews and approves investigative reports for submission to the investigated employee¿s Major/Manager. Reads/reviews Major/Manager investigative report responses prior to submittal to the Chief of Corrections.
- Directs and oversees activities of certified and civilian staff in an assigned area of responsibility. Performs such supervisory duties as instructing, assigning, reviewing and planning work of others. Allocates personnel, acts on employee problems, selects new employees, and recommends disciplinary actions, discharges, transfers, promotions, and salary increases.
- Assists in formulating goals and objectives goals and objectives for long and short term planning.
- Serves as a liaison with local, state, and Federal law enforcement and correctional agencies, community groups, and represents department at court proceedings.
- Assists with developing policies and procedures for the department. Interprets policies, procedures, rules and regulations and ensures that staff members follow same.
- Ensures that operations, safety, and security is adhered to in secure facilities, while conforming to federal, state and local jail standards and laws.
- Coordinates and supervises all activities of inmates. Handles inmate requests for interviews and counsels inmates regarding problems associated with their confinement.
- Depending on area of assignment, may oversee construction projects, ensuring contractor compliance with security standards and coordinates repairs of facilities with the Facilities Management Department. Also may be responsible for development and coordination of the Division Capitol Improvement projects and budget.
- Depending on area of assignment may direct and oversee activities of staff assigned to training, new facility transition teams and systems analysis.
- Is on-call twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week to respond to emergencies in the facility.
- Provides operational advice and recommendations to ensure that the food service facility operates in compliance with federal, state, and local mandates.
- Monitors quality of meals to ensure compliance with federal, state and local mandates.
- Attends regular or special management meetings that are called.
- Performs other duties as assigned.