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Job Category: Corrections Officer (entry level)
Reference #: 103
Job Title: Corrections Officer
Hiring Organization: Jackson County Department of Corrections
Salary Range: 11.45 hr
Closing Date: 03/01/2017
Job Location: Missouri
Description: Position: Corrections Officer
Location: Kansas City, MO
Job Id: 103
# of Openings: 15
Department: Corrections

Grade: g04

Salary: $11.45/hr

Job Duties

Provides security for inmates housed at the Jackson County Detention Center.
The employee must follow written procedures and guidelines in the department’s policy and procedure manual. The incumbent may be assigned to different posts, areas and shifts depending upon the needs of the operation.
Overtime is required and the employee is subject to being called in when staffing shortages, department emergencies arise.

Minimum Qualifications

Must have a High School diploma/GED (Bachelor’s Degree in corrections preferred),
Must be at least six months before the age of 21
Have/maintain valid Missouri driver’s license, have/maintain working telephone in the residence.
Must pass Corrections Officer exam, police background/motor vehicle record check, drug screen test and physical examination.
Must work mandatory overtime and maintain sufficient physical dexterity to perform essential elements of the position.BARGAINING UNIT POSITION. Non-smokers preferred.
Special Instructions: Apply at http://www.jacksongov.org/content/3310/3344/3652/default.aspx

After candidates successfully submit an application they should contact human resources at 816-881-3136 to schedule the Corrections Officer exam.
Additional Online Information: www.jacksongov.org/corrections
Contact Information: Johnathan Baldree
1300 Cherry Street
Kansas City, Missouri United States
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