Mississippi Employer Detention Officer in Natchez, Mississippi
job location: Natchez, Ms. requirements: High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent. , Must complete pre-service correctional officer training and, where applicable, be a non-commissioned security officer licensed by the state of employment. A valid driver's license and clear driving record is required.The detention officer is primarily concerned with the comfort, welfare, and safe custody of the inmates in the Natchez City Jai during an assigned eight hour shift. Work is performed according to departmental rules and regulation and is subject to periodic inspections by supervisor. Works shifts performing booking of all prisoners in the Natchez City Jail, provides maintain proper order and security, issue supplies, check all packages, supervise work details of inmates, supervise rehabilitative activities, report infractions, prepare inmates for court, convey and assist in movement of inmates, supervise visitation of inmates, prepare reports, administer simple medications. Will book and search prisoners upon admittance. Will maintain proper security, including patrol of jail facility and periodic counts of inmates. Will prepare a variety of reports and complete required departmental forms/reports. Must pass background check and drug screening.