Corrections Officer (C/O)

Correctional Officer
Jackson County Department of Corrections - Kansas City, Missouri

Jan 27, 2018

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Application Deadline:
Jan 27, 2048

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$15 hourly
Academy Graduate:
$17 hourly
Top Pay:
$19.21 annual

Job Description

Job Duties
  • Provides security for inmates housed at the Jackson County Detention Center. 
  • The employee must follow written procedures and guidelines in the department’s policy and procedure manual. 
  • Corrections Officers works on a compressed schedule of twelve hour shifts .
  • Overtime is required and the employee is subject to being called in when staffing shortages, department emergencies arise.

Additional Information

Starting Salary: 15.00/Hour
             
 
Job Duties
 
  • Provides security for inmates housed at the Jackson County Detention Center. 
  • The employee must follow written procedures and guidelines in the department’s policy and procedure manual. 
  • Corrections Officers works on a compressed schedule of twelve hour shifts .
  • Overtime is required and the employee is subject to being called in when staffing shortages, department emergencies arise.
 
Minimum Qualifications
 
  • Must have a High School diploma/GED (Bachelor’s Degree in corrections preferred), 
  • Must be at least age 20
  • Must have/maintain valid  driver’s license, have/maintain working telephone in the residence. 
  • Must pass Corrections Officer exam, police background/motor vehicle record check, drug screen test and physical examination. 
  • Must work mandatory overtime and maintain sufficient physical dexterity to perform essential elements of the position.BARGAINING UNIT POSITION

Job Requirements

  • Age: 20
  • Education: High School Diploma
  • Experience: Entry Level
Minimum Qualifications
  • Must have a High School diploma/GED (Bachelor’s Degree in corrections preferred), 
  • Must be at least age 20
  • Must have/maintain valid  driver’s license, have/maintain working telephone in the residence. 
  • Must pass Corrections Officer exam, police background/motor vehicle record check, drug screen test and physical examination. 
  • Must work mandatory overtime and maintain sufficient physical dexterity to perform essential elements of the position.BARGAINING UNIT POSITION.

Shift Schedules

Team #1-- AM-Shift (0700 until 1900*) Work Days: M-T-W-T I M-T-W I M-T-W-T I M-T-W Days Off :T-F-S-S I F-S-S I T-F-S-S I F-S-S

Team #'2 -- AM-Shift (0700 untll 1900*) Work Days:T-F-S-S / /F-S-S /I T-F-S-S /I F-S-S Days Off: M-T-W-T // M-T-W // M-T-W-T // M-T-W

Team# 3 -- PM Shift (1900 until 0700*) Work Nights: M-T-W-T // M-T-W // M-T-W-T // M-T-W Nights Off: T-F-S-S // F-S-S // T-F-S-S // F-S-S

Team# 4 -- PM Shift (1900 until 0700*) Work Nights: T-F-S-S // F-S-S // T-F-S-S // F-S-S Nights Off: M-T-W-T //M-T-W //M-T-W-T //M-T-W

Contact Informaton

Johnathan Baldree

Jackson County Department of Corrections
1300 cherry st
Kansas City, Missouri 64106
phone: 816-881-3136

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