Lane County Government
Eugene, OR
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
$25.17 - 32.44
Pay Type: 
Hourly
40
Varies
01/01/2018
Full-time
No
No
No

Performs specialized corrections work in any of the following areas: maintains custody and surveillance of inmates confined in the correctional facility; observes and reports inmate behavior and physical condition; recommends inmate discipline and other action; escorts inmates and/or the public within the corrections facility; supervises and instructs inmates on various work crews; inspects inmates' quarters for cleanliness, safety and contraband; monitors all inmate activities; provides routine information concerning inmate status, departmental rules and facility policies and procedures.

Knowledge of:

Pertinent federal, state and local laws and ordinances pertaining to law enforcement and corrections operations, including laws of arrest, search-and-seizure, evidence, civil process, traffic and department policies and procedures, rules and regulations.

Ability to:
Properly utilize required equipment; perform strenuous physical activities; understand and follow verbal and written instructions; establish and maintain harmonious and effective working relationships; maintain order and supervise the conduct of inmates; communicate effectively both verbally and in writing to include the composition of handwritten reports; exercise mature judgment and react quickly and effectively in emergency and high-stress situations; conduct investigations, collect, evaluate, and analyze facts and draw correct conclusions; meet the hiring standards established by both the Oregon Department of Public Safety Standard and Training and the Lane County Sheriff's Office. Ability to obtain/maintain firearms qualifications.

Training:
Equivalent to the completion of the 12th grade. Two years of college is preferred.

Experience:
Must have two years experience dealing with the public.

Substitution:
An equivalent combination of experience and training, demonstrating the required knowledge and abilities, is qualifying.

Apply online at: www.lanecounty.org/jobs.

Lane County complies with the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act of 2008. If you require reasonable accommodation in the application and/or interview process due to disability, requests must be made in a timely manner. Contact a recruitment specialist at 541.682.3124.