$3,225 incentive bonus offered to those that are hired.
*conditions do apply
Under general supervision as a Deputy Sheriff assigned by the Oakland County Sheriff, performs duties within the Corrections and Satellite areas. As a Corrections Deputy I, performs routine security and custody activities. Assists in maintaining and enforcing procedures and regulations to ensure security is maintained at the jail and satellite facilities. Screens visitors, issues passes and ensures visitation regulations are maintained. Transports inmates to authorized facilities, i.e. Police Departments, Sheriff's Offices, Courts, Prison and others ensuring that security procedures are followed. Monitors inmates during courtroom appearances or in hospitals or medical institutions to ensure security is maintained. Physically restrains individuals as necessary. May, at times, perform certain Corrections Deputy II functions in limited instances. Shift assignments include weekend work. Work shifts generally run from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., 3 p.m. to 11 p.m., and 11 p.m. to 7 a.m., although other shifts may be assigned to ensure efficient department operations. Utilizes current county-wide and/or department specific software to complete assignments.
Applications will be rejected if the following information is not provided at the time of application:
1. A background investigation will be conducted covering an evaluation of employment, school, home, criminal, military, or other personal records. This information will be reviewed by the Sheriff's Office before an applicant can be appointed. Fingerprinting and drug testing are part of the evaluation process. Information obtained during the background investigation and drug testing will be considered in the hiring decision. Convictions of the Domestic Violence Statute will be a disqualifying factor.
2. A psychological exam will be conducted. This information will be reviewed by the Human Resources department before an applicant can be appointed. Information obtained during the psychological examination will be considered in the hiring decision.
3. Must maintain a valid United States motor vehicle operator's or chauffeur's license and firearms qualification.
4. Must attend and pass the earliest available corrections academy training session scheduled by the Sheriff's Office.
Part-time positions work up to 1,000 hours per calendar year and allow employees the ability to work around commitments outside of the County. We offer summer employment, student positions, college intern positions, and year-round part-time employment.
Those employed full-time receive a full benefits package, growth opportunities and employee training along with generous tuition reimbursement. More details can be found at www.oakgov.com/jobs.
We recognize that your hard work and dedication to the communities we serve are the driving force behind our success and we continually look for additional ways to build a positive work environment. Join us on our journey to continue to make Oakland County a great place to Live, Work & Play.