Correction Officer 2

Cuyahoga County
Cleveland, OH
Sep 13, 2017
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Job Description

Corrections Officer 2

Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Department

Location: Justice Center & Various Regional Facilities

Bargaining (Union) Position reporting to Corrections Supervisor

Hours: Variable Hours/Shifts. 7 Day Operation

Pay Rate: $14.57 hr. ($15.60 after one year)

RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervise inmates within the Correction Center in all daily activities. Supervision duties include ;
observation of inmate behavior, making appropriate referrals, inmate searches, enumerating inmates, distributing
meals, commissary, hygiene items and mail. Reporting unusual incidents orally and through documentation; escorting
inmates throughout the center. Use of safety and security equipment to include; keys, alarm devices, fire extinguishers,
self-contained breathing apparatus, fire and riot hoses, electrical control panels, appropriate OSHA safety equipment ,
computer terminals, printer, fax, laundering equipment and any other mechanical equipment used within the Center .
Complete required routine forms, logs and reports.

REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or GED. Must be 21 years old and not have been convicted of a felony.
Knowledge of supervising inmates in a controlled environment, security measures and safety practices associated with
detention of felons.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please complete an on-line profile. Applications and resumes will only be accepted
through the on-line process. All job offers are made with the understanding that prospective employees pass a drug test
and a criminal background investigation prior to being hired.

This position is subject to civil service examination. Once the next eligibility list is exhausted, the next exam will be scheduled. Exam
information will be sent to qualified applicants at a later date. If you wish to request military service credit, please email by the end of the application period. All communications about testing will be made
via email, using the address on your online profile. You must monitor your email account.

Applications must be received by 4:30 pm, March 13, 2017

Reasonable accommodation is available to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability that needs to be accommodated,
please contact the Department of Human Resources/ADA Coordinator at (216) 443-7190.
Please note that this position may be subject to an oath of office and/or bonding requirements pursuant to Chapter 107 of the
Cuyahoga County Code. Equal Opportunity Employer - Smoke-free and Drug-free Workplace. Visit our website:

Company Description
Cuyahoga County is located in the northeast part of Ohio and is the largest and most populous of the Ohio 88 counties. The shores of Lake Erie border the county to the north and the Cuyahoga River bisects the county. As the largest county in the state it boasts a population of more than 1.2 million residents; it is also the county seat for the City of Cleveland. In addition to the City of Cleveland, it is home to thirty seven cities, 19 villages and two townships spanning 1,246 sq miles (3,227 km2).

Cuyahoga County offers many amenities including an affordable cost of living, access to the second largest theater district outside of New York, high quality health-care, a multitude of museums, and the Cleveland Metroparks park system.

There is truly something for everyone! Many programs and services are offered by the county to its residents. They range from economic and community development programs, planning services, IT, and of course a variety of health and human service programs. Resources for employers and job seekers are also available.

Cleveland, OH


Tue, 29 Aug 2017 13:00:35 PDT