Posted: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 10:40 PM
Agency: Children and Families
Working Title: INSTITUTIONAL SECURITY SPECIALIST I :
Salary: 33, annually
Posting Closing Date: 12/31/2017
In accordance with Florida Statute 943, any person employed in this class must:
(1)Be at least 19 years of age.
(2)Be a citizen of the United States notwithstanding any laws of the State to the contrary.
(3)Be a high school graduate or its equivalent as the term may be determined by the Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission.
(4)Not have been convicted of any felony or of a misdemeanor involving perjury or a false statement, nor have received a dishonorable or undesirable discharge from any of the Armed Forces of the United States. Any person who, after July 1, 1981, pleads guilty or nolo contendere or is found guilty of a felony or of a misdemeanor involving perjury or a false statement shall not be eligible for employment or appointment as an officer, notwithstanding suspension of sentence or withholding of adjudication.
(5)Have his/her processed fingerprints on file with the employing agency.
(6)Have passed a physical examination by a licensed physician based on specifications established by the Commission.
(7)Have a good moral character as determined by a background investigation under procedures established by the Commission.
(8)Have completed a 420:hour basic recruit training course or its equivalent as established by the Commission.
Pass the physical abilities test consisting of:
1 and frac12; mile run : (max time of 21:00 minutes)
300m run : (max time of 2:00 minutes)
Sit ups : (minimum of 35 in no more than 2:00 minutes)
Push:ups : (minimum of 35 in no more than 2:00 minutes)
This is work providing custody, care and management of inmates, in a penal or rehabilitative institution and/or residents in a mental health facility in accordance with established regulations and procedures.
EXAMPLES OF WORK
Monitors conduct of inmates, offenders, residents or patients according to established policies, regulations, and procedures, to prevent escape or violence.
Takes inmates, offenders, residents or patients into custody and escorts to locations within and outside of facility, such as visiting room, courtroom, health facility or airport.
Inspects locks, window bars, grills, doors, and gates at correctional facility, to prevent escape.
Uses weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among inmates, offenders, residents or patients.
Searches inmates, offenders, residents or patients cells, rooms, vehicles, perimeter fences, and any other area that an inmate, offender, resident or patient may have access to, for weapons, valuables, drugs or any other unauthorized item and or contraband.
Provides Security to the entrance and exit of the facility; to include the screening of visitors, staff and other authorized personnel attempting to enter the facility.
Records information, and maintains a log of all inmates, offenders, residents or patients identification, charges, and any other pertinent information as needed.
Serves meals and distributes commissary items to inmates, offenders, residents or patients.
Uses investigative and interrogation techniques and arrest procedures.
Collects, analyzes and interprets evidence to write, review and evaluate reports.
Supervises and evaluates offender progress and recommends intensity of supervision.
Review case records to determine nature and extent of inmate or offenders criminal record and current and prospective social problems.
Reviews and evaluates legal and social history and progress of offender or inmate.
Informs offender or inmate of requirements of conditional release, such as office visits, restitution pay
• Location: Gainesville
• Post ID: 18484152 gainesville