CoreCivic Detention Officer-Bilingual (English - Spanish) in Pahrump, Nevada

Job Description

Detention Officer

At CoreCivic, we do more than manage inmates, we care for people! CoreCivic is currently seeking a Detention Officer who has a passion for providing the highest quality care in an institutional setting.

Who We Are:

CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals for success after release. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, with more than 70 facilities nationwide, CoreCivic employees are driven by a deep sense of service, high standards of professionalism and a responsibility to better the public good.

What We Have:

More than just a job but the start of a successful career!

Supportive environment where employee growth is promoted.

Comprehensive benefits package & competitive wages.

PTO & paid holidays.

Paid job training & other great incentives.

What You Get To Do:

Change the lives of those in your care!

Perform routine duties of a Detention Officer in accordance with established policies, regulations, and procedures to maintain order and provide for the safety, security, care, and direct supervision of those in your care during all phases of activity in the facility.

Responsible for maintaining order, safety, and security of residents in a correctional facility.

Engage in a variety of interchangeable work areas that includes, but is not limited to, armory/key control, housing units, kitchen, medical, visitation, etc.

 

  CoreCivic is a Drug Free Workplace and EOE – M/F/Vets/Disabled

Qualifications

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. Demonstrate ability to complete any required training, as established or necessary to meet contract requirements and/or standards. A valid driver's license and clear driving record is required. Minimum age requirement: Must be at least 21 years of age. CoreCivic is a Drug Free Workplace & EOE– M/F/Vets/Disabled.