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Juvenile Detention Officer Ii

Company name

Dallas County Juvenile Detention Department

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Sep 24,2019

Posted on

Jun 11,2019

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 17 to 22 Hourly

Location

Dallas, TX, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Juvenile Detention Officer II
Duties: Provides direct supervision to youths in a 24-hour detention facility to ensure the health, safety and welfare of each youth is in compliance with departmental policies and procedures and all applicable standards. Provides individual and group counseling to all youths to promote and increase personal awareness of responsibilities and alternatives. Makes critical and sound judgements and decisions during crisis or potentially dangerous situations, only in the absence of the supervisor informs supervisor of problems or situations encountered and actions taken and documents actions. Disciplines youths by enforcing the rules of the facility, documents behavior and other specific information and forwards to appropriate personnel. Restrains, chases andor carries unruly youths. Conducts inspections, rounds and drills which includes room checks and physical searches of youths. Transports youths to and from appointments. Coordinates and provides daily educational and entertaining program activities. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university in Criminology, Corrections, Counseling, Law, Social Work, Psychology, Sociology, Cultural Anthropology, Business Management, Public Administration, Education, or in a job related field of study. 1 year of work related experience. Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing, and establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, departments and the general public.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 003153

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Dallas County Juvenile Detention Department
2600 Lone Star Dr.
Dallas, TX 75212

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