Friday , March 31 2023

Orange County Jobs

Website State of North Carolina

Job Description:

Welcome Future Orange Correctional Employee* Becoming employed with the State of North Carolina Department of Adult Correction can offer a secure state job, competitive pay, health insurance, a family-oriented atmosphere, room for future promotions and many other state benefits. We are looking for individuals that promote and facilitate teamwork, perform their job duties to the best of their ability and who are committed to excellence. NOW ELIGIBLE FOR A $7,000 SIGN ON BONUS! The North Carolina Division of Prisons is eager to hire those committed to excellence and seeking a career path in public safety. We are seeking full time employees to join our team as Correctional Officers and are pleased to announce the new Step Pay Plan approved by the NC Legislature. This pay plan offers competitive starting salaries and guaranteed annual increases based on each year of experience as a NC Correctional Officer. Those with prior NC Correctional Officer experience can return to employment with full credit in the pay plan for each year of experience as well.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Using and maintaining keys, two-way radios and other equipment. Supervising offenders’ work details.
  • Searching offenders, visitors, cells and other areas for weapons and contraband.
  • Monitoring and regulating offenders’ and staff movement.
  • Maintaining and recording offender counts, cell assignments, and other pertinent information.
  • Escorting offenders within and outside the institution.
  • Identifying offenders who have behavioral, medical, or other problems so that appropriate safety and security measures may be taken as needed.
  • Performing general security duties to prevent escape, disorder, rule infractions, and harm to offenders, visitors, and staff.
  • Touring assigned areas which will require periodically climbing stairs and standing for long periods of time.
  • Observing offenders’ activity in person and on closed-circuit monitors.

Job Requirements:

  • Applicants with military experience must submit an unaltered copy of the DD-214, Report of Separation (long form) along with their application. Applicants seeking any
  • Veteran’s Preference must attach a DD-2
  • Applicants in the National Guard must also submit Form NGB-23A.
  • Probation/Parole Officer (PPO)
  • Any sworn law enforcement or juvenile detention experience at the federal, statecounty, or municipal level
  • Special Officer (Certified Police Officer) i.e., Hospital Police
  • Related criminal justice or law enforcement role
  • Detention Officer
  • Federal Correction Officer
  • Municipal Police Officer
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Must be eligible for certification by the NC Criminal Justice Education and TrainingStandards Commission. ClickHEREfor specific certification requirements.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license.
  • This is notan exhaustive list, other experience may be applied therefore it is important that you complete all portions of the application.* It is important that your application include all relevant education and experience in the Education and Work Experience sections of the application form. Embedded or attached resumes
  • ARENOT accepted as a substitution for a completed application. OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
  • Must be at least 20 years of age and a citizen of the United States.
  • Correctional Officer within North Carolina or from another state
  • County Jailor

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field
  • Military experience (no dishonorable discharge, one year of full-time military serviceis equal to one year of experience)
  • Effectively communicate with offenders, staff, and members of the general public. Minimum Education and Experience Requirements High School or General
  • Educational Development (GED) diploma or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Necessary Special Qualifications Must be eligible for certification by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education & Training Standards Commission. EQUIVALENT COMBINATIONS OF EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: An equivalent combination of the education and experience listed below may be considered to meet the minimum education and experience requirements (above) for the
  • Correctional Officer positions.
  • Associate Degree in any field

Job Details:

Company: State of North Carolina

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Hillsborough, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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