Correctional Officer (Job Opening ID #511191)

Posted on June 9, 2019

Correctional Officer
(Job Opening ID #511191)
Two full-time positions available with KCMO’s Municipal Court Department, Correction Services Division, 511 E. 11th St. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Provides for the custody, care, safety and rehabilitation of prisoners confined in the Municipal Court. Maintains security of the facility, enforcing rules and regulations, ensuring the safety and welfare of residents, maintaining discipline and supervising residents in daily work crew operations. Operates motor equipment to transport the residents as required and operating specialized equipment as needed. Maintains work area in safe and organized manner. Works various posts and patrol assignments. Maintains security of the courts, and supervises residents in cells and on work crews. Patrols assigned areas to keep out unauthorized persons. Interacts with residents as a role model and may provide guidance in regard to residents' behavior and decision making. Prepares various reports such as incident reports. Performs related duties as assigned. REQUIRES high school graduation. Must possess a valid state issued driver’s license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. May be required to possess a valid MO Class A, B or C CDL prior to the end of the probationary period as determined by the department. Must be eligible to obtain a special police commission as issued by the KCMO Police Department. If moving from a non-safety sensitive position, must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Salary Range: $15.29/$23.16/hour. Application Deadline: June 17, 2019. Apply online at EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.