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CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION, OFFICE OF TRAINING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Title:  CORRECTIONAL SERGEANT
Salary: $5,675.00 - $6,892.00
Posted: 05/23/2013

Job Description:

WHO SHOULD APPLY: Applicants must be a current or former State employee with transfer or reinstatement eligibility for this classification, or be reachable on a current employment list for this classification. Appointment is subject to SROA and State surplus policies. Surplus candidates must submit a copy of surplus status letter. All applicants must clearly indicate their basis for eligibility on the State application (STD 678). All applications will be screened and only the most qualified candidates will be interviewed.

IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST INCLUDE YOUR ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA IN THE AREA OF THE APPLICATION WHERE YOU ENTER THE POSITION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR. (FOR EXAMPLE, ENTER REINSTATEMENT, LATERAL TRANSFER, LIST ELIGIBILITY). IN ADDITION, IF YOUR ELIGIBILITY IS THE RESULT OF COMPETING IN AN EXAMINATION, YOU MUST INCLUDE A COPY OF YOUR EXAMINATION RESULTS INDICATING YOUR OFFICIAL SCORE WITH YOUR APPLICATION. FAILURE TO PROVIDE THESE DOCUMENTS AT THE TIME YOU SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION MAY RESULT IN YOUR NOT BEING CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION.

PLEASE INDICATE POSITION NUMBER ON YOUR APPLICATION.

Duty Statement:

Under the direction of a Correctional Lieutenant, the Correctional Sergeant functions as an Academy Training Instructor at the Correctional Training Center (CTC) and as an investigator for the Backgrounds Investigation Unit for the Office of Peace Officer Selections. Some travel may be required. Duties include:

30% Assist with the Screening process of potential Cadets. This includes working with State and Federal law enforcement agencies, reviewing personal history statements, reviewing military records, selective service records, verifying candidate has auto insurance, employment history, relative references, Landlord contacts, working with SOMs, Central files and institutions to determine if candidate has had any inmate contact, verify citizenship, determine Legal responsibility (child support, student loans, etc.), verify education requirements, determine if candidate has had any illicit drug use, verify marriage status, and other duties as assigned to assist with the screening of new candidates.

30% Instruct classroom and field classes for the Basic Correctional Officer Academy (BCOA) in various subject matters. Monitor and rate cadet performance in a multi-instructor classroom and in field exercises. Grade BCOA in-class assignments. Monitor BCOA cadet performance and enforce BCOA rules and regulations. Conduct security checks, living quarter inspections, and provide meal coverage of BCOA cadet feeding.

15% Assist with paperwork in preparation for the BCOA cadet on-site COSIT training assignments. Transport BCOA cadets and other training participants to various locations for training purposes. Possession of a commercial (Class B) passenger endorsed license required. Obtain any training certifications the BCOA may require. Assist the Watch Sergeant in various BCOA cadet processing and documentation. Under the direction of the Program Lieutenant function as a Company Commander by providing direct supervision and guidance to BCOA cadets. Address, correct and document cadets below standard and unacceptable behaviors and performances.

10% Identify curriculum training mandates and develop the annual off-post training schedule. Coordinate with the Instructional Design Unit (IDU) staff to ensure the most current, approved lesson plans are disseminated and accurately utilized. Serve as a Subject Matter Expert to the IDU in the development of BCOA lesson plans. Assist in field with institution In-Service Training audits.

10% Function as Watch and Outside Patrol Sergeant on a rotational basis. Duties include, but are not limited to: provide control, security, and protection of all persons, property and armory within the CTC. Monitor the identification of all persons entering and exiting the facility. Monitor the daily inventory of all keys, radios, and safety equipment stored in the key control room. Monitor the daily inventory of all tools and safety equipment issued to employees and inmate work crews.

5% Deliver, manage and evaluate the course materials for the Lieutenants’ and Sergeants’ Academy training and evaluate course materials and make recommendations to the management team for improvements in the program.

Peace Office at headquarters position: 4 year rotational assignment

ALL HIRES ARE SUBJECT TO HIRING FREEZE AND/OR BUDGET APPROVAL

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
Correctional Sergeant 048 - 101 - 9659 - VAR
Location County
9850 Twin Cities Road, Galt, CA 95632 SACRAMENTO
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Until Filled None Specified
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Recruitment and Hiring
9850 Twin Cities Road
Galt, CA 95632
Stephanie Johnson
209-744-5039
Stephanie.Johnson(CTC)@cdcr.ca.gov

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