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|Job Category:||Corrections Officer (entry level)|
|Job Title:||Custody Support Assistant|
|Salary Range:||$11 / Hourly|
|Description:||The Grady County Criminal Justice Authority is a Jail Trust located in Grady County, Oklahoma. We currently have a capacity of 620 beds with a 204 bed facility opening in May of 2019. The GCCJA is PREA Certified and offers excellent benefits and an annual merit increase program based on performance.
GENERAL SUMMARY: Supervises and maintains custody of inmates and provides security for the Jail operated by the Grady County Criminal Justice Authority. The applicant uses their own judgment in the performance of duties, referring unusual, unique or complex issues to their sergeant for advice and guidance.
General Statement of Duties:
Conducts prisoner intake and release processing and documentation of the GCCJA Detention Center. Operates the electrical, video and audio communications and security system for the GCCJA’s Detention Control Room managing the entry, exit and movement of individuals within the facility.
The work is performed under the general direction and supervision of the Detention Sergeant but some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative. The nature of the work performed requires that an employee in this class establish and maintain close cooperative working relationships with the Jail Administration, Detention Lieutenant, Detention Sergeants, Detention Officer, nurses, law enforcement and emergency response personnel, inmates and facility visitors.
If the need arises, this individual may be required to supervise and/or train new employees and or under the direction of their supervisor.
Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all duties which may be found in positions of this class.
|Special Instructions:||Age, Education, Experience:
Work is characterized by the requirements to communicate, analyze concepts and complex information from various levels and sources and be able to disseminate in a clear and concise matter.
|Additional Online Information:||https://www.gccja.com|
|Contact Information:|| Nola Cottrell
215 North 3rd Street
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