APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR POSTED POSITION(S) ONLY.
CITY OF SCOTTSBORO
POLICE DEPARTMENT JOB POSTING
Posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Removal: Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Position: Jailer - Full Time
Range: $1,917.58 - $3,368.56
Under the supervision of the Lieutenant – Jail Supervisor, the employee performs duties related to efficient and effective operation of the municipal jail. Employee performs in-take duties to include fingerprinting, collecting personal property, and performing searches. Employee monitors inmates, operates jail store, coordinates inmate work projects, and assists with meal distribution daily. Employee is also responsible for duties related to the discharge of inmates.
Job Domains, Skills, and Abilities
In-Take: Enters arrest report information into jail database. Performs fingerprinting, takes photographs, and completes booking sheet with information related to any personal items belonging to inmate. Performs searches of inmates.
Jail Operations: Monitors inmates and inmate workers, answers phone, and coordinates trustees for work projects. Tracks wages paid to inmates and operates jail store. Assists with meal distribution and issues medication to prisoners as directed by medical professionals. Testifies in court proceedings.
Discharges: Approves bonds to include appearance bonds and property bonds. Contacts other agencies to inform of inmate’s release. Releases personal property to inmate. Releases inmate in computer. Performs other duties as assigned
Knowledge and Skills: Skills in operating security and office equipment. Ability to physically restrain violent inmates as needed and respond quickly to emergency situations. Ability to exercise tact, courtesy, firmness, and fairness with inmates, attorneys, families, and other persons concerning the welfare of inmates.
City of Scottsboro is an Equal Opportunity Employer