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Correctional Lieutenant

Company Name:
Indiana Department of Corrections

Hire Salary :
The salary for this position is 32,058.00 annually.

Job Description :
The incumbent works in a correctional facility for adult male offenders. She/He is responsible for directing the work of correctional sergeants and correctional officers. Incumbent works on an assigned shift as a supervisor for a specific unit/ building zone or facility under general supervision of a correctional captain. Incumbent maintains the security of the facility as well as the safety of staff and offenders while ensuring daily activities and programs proceed on schedule.

Responsibilities :
Maintains order and security of offenders in facility;
Directs subordinate staff in appropriate administration of security related operations (key control, count, shakedowns, searches, inventory, equipment maintenance, radios, security systems, etc.);
Supervises subordinate staff including selection, training, discipline (up to the reprimand level) and performance evaluations;
Provides input to supervisors on post assignments and discipline above the reprimand level;
Assists in identifying offender treatment needs and supports treatment programs;
Maintains records and write reports on offender progress, policy and procedure updates and violations of policies and procedures;
Remains alert for signs of disorder or tension;
Counsels offenders in an informal and unofficial capacity;
Provides supervisor with specific security issues and gives input into possible changes;
Directs subordinate staff regarding the maintenance and cleanliness of the facility;
Acts as a liaison between subordinate staff and other departments;
Performs related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Preferred Experience:
Three (3) years of custody experience in a correctional institution, law enforcement or military law enforcement, and one (1) year experience as a correctional supervisor or accredited college training in a related field. Possession of a High School Diploma or a General Educational Development (GED) certificate. Successful completion of the Correctional Training Institute program or a similar training program acceptable to the Department of Correction. Willingness to undergo a background investigation.

Benefits:
The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, retirement plans and accrued leave.

Equal Employment Opportunity:
The State of Indiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job ID: 591031
Apply Before: 2014/07/25
Location: Pendleton
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Agency: Correctional Industrial Fac
City/Country/St: Pendleton, Madison County, IN
Salary: $32,058.00

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