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Job Category: Corrections Officer (entry level)
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Job Title: Correctional Officer
Hiring Organization: CCA Lindsey State Jail
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Closing Date: 06/30/2016
Job Location: Texas
Description: The Correctional Officer performs routine duties in accordance with established policies, regulations and procedures to maintain order and provide for the security, care and direct supervision of inmates/residents in housing units, at meals, during recreation, on work assignments and during all other phases of activity in a correctional facility.

May employ weapons or force to maintain discipline and order.

Must be able to work any post assignment on any shift.

Post Assignment may include:
  • Armory/Key Control
  • Central or Pod Control
  • Count Room
  • Education
  • Housing Unit
  • Intake/Booking/Property
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Maintenance
  • Medical
  • Recreation
  • Utility/Escort
  • Segregation
  • Visitation
Special Instructions: High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent plus successful completion of an accredited TDCJ approved college Correctional Officer Training program or TDCJ Correctional Officer Pre-Service Training Academy.

Continued employment is contingent upon passing exams and skills tests in the TDCJ Correctional Officer service Training Academy and/or college Correctional Officer Training program.

A valid driver's license is required.

Demonstrate ability to complete any required training.

Must be available to work any hours, any shift.

Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 18 years of age.

CCA is a Drug Free Workplace & an Equal Employment Opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Additional Online Information:
Contact Information: CCA - Linsdy State
1620 Post Oak Rd
Jacksonboro, Texas 76458 United States
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