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Job Category: Caseworker
Reference #: 14599
Job Title: Correctional Lieutenant
Hiring Organization: Orange County Government
Salary Range: $25.72 - $39.90
Closing Date: 05/02/2015
Job Location: Florida
Description: Correctional Lieutenant

At Orange Count Government, we are proud to serve the public with integrity, honesty, fairness and professionalism. We develop innovative policies and services that impact the Central Florida Community and shape the future of our community.

OC Corrections is seeking a highly qualified individual to fill the position of Correctional Lieutenant. This position is responsible for directing the operations of the correctional facility and the assigned employees. In addition, assumes command of and exercises leadership over Correctional personnel.

Representative Duties
  • Exercises broad supervisory authority over inmates and correctional personnel. Assigns work to Sergeants and occasionally to Corporals.
  • Participates in the selection process for Correctional Sergeants and Corporals.
  • Trains and coaches staff. Responsible for disciplinary action on staff up to a written reprimand and makes recommendations to senior management for more severe levels.
  • Prepares performance evaluations for Sergeants and occasionally for Corporals and/or reviews performance evaluations of Corporals and Correctional Officers.
  • Supervises preparation of required administrative records and reports, and participates in the development of annual budgets.
  • Assumes command of the facility in the absence of the Captain.
  • Investigates unusual conditions and events.
  • Plans and supervises on-the-job and emergency plans and procedures training.
  • Plans, organizes and completes work assignments in an efficient, effective manner.
  • Trains shift supervisors to assume the duties and responsibilities of this position on a temporary or emergency basis.
  • Conducts daily inspections of the facility.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications

Associate’s Degree or equivalent sixty (60) credit hours towards a degree from an accredited institution and six (6) years of experience in corrections, criminal justice or other directly related field. Four of the six years of experience must have been in a supervisory capacity and two of the four years as a Correctional Sergeant, equivalent or above.

Must possess and maintain State of Florida Correctional Officer certification within first year of employment.

Must possess and maintain a valid Florida Class E driver’s license.

Must be able to work all shifts, weekends and holidays.
Special Instructions: Notes:

Management reserves the right to create an eligibility pool that may be used to fill future Lieutenant vacancies for up to twelve (12) months from the end of the process.

Qualified applicants will be required to participate in an assessment for the Lieutenant position as determined by the hiring authority.

The assessment is tentatively scheduled to be administered the week of May 26, 2015.

Multiple vacancies may be filled with this posting.

Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the online application. Please make sure that you complete the application in its entirety.

Applicants must enter all periods of employment, including the applicant's current position.

Please pay special attention to the educational requirements on the application. Please make sure to complete each field in this section. A College Transcript will need to be submitted to the Corrections HR Service Center located at 2450 W. 33rd Street, Orlando, FL 32839 by no later than May 8, 2015 at 5:00pm. Failure to do so will result in your application not being considered for the position.

Application Deadline

Apply from 04/19/2015 - 05/02/2015 online at www.OrangeCountyfl.net

Orange County Government is committed to provide equal opportunity in employment and services to all individuals.

Salary: $25.72/hour to $39.90/hour
Additional Online Information: https://mycareers.ocfl.net/mycareers.html
Contact Information: David Amaro
Sr. HR Analyst
2450 W. 33rd Street
Orlando, Florida United States
407-836-3595
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