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Correctional Officer

McKenzie County currently has an outstanding opportunity for a full time position as a Correctional Officer.

REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS POSITION INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Judgement and decision making - The ability to quickly assess a situation and determine the appropriate response
  • Ability to monitor multiple activities and individuals to predict future behavior
  • Ability to follow written and verbal requests
  • Willingness and desire to learn new and challenging tasks

GENERAL DUTIES:

  • Document inmates activities and monitor movement throughout the facility
  • Prepare paperwork for booking new inmates and release of existing inmates
  • Monitor conformance to facility rules and regulations
  • Inspect the condition of pods and housing unites for security and cleanliness
  • Conduct inspections, searches, and security checks of inmates
  • Examines and interprets court orders and release documents to determine correct court, housing needs, and releases


Salary Range of $21.89 to $23.89 per hour, DOE                                           Position open until filled


McKenzie County offers an excellent benefit package including:

Health Insurance – Health & Child Care Flexible Spending Program Group Life

Insurance – Retirement – Optional Deferred Comp Plan

Vacation – Sick Leave – Paid Holidays


An applicant who is a resident of North Dakota and eligible to claim veterans’ preference must abide by the Department of Veterans Affairs guidelines available at www.nd.gov/veterans/benefits/veterans-preference-state/documentation-required-applicant and submit any documentation with an otherwise complete application.



HOW TO APPLY
:
  • Complete and submit an Application for Employment (available below - under Related Links)
  • Complete and submit the Background Consent (available below - under Related Links)
Submit information by mail, email, or hand deliver to:
McKenzie County Human Resources
201 5th Street NW, Suite 700
Watford City, ND 58854
Email:  jobs@co.mckenzie.nd.us
 
Equal Opportunity Employer


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