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JOB TITLE:

Correctional Officer

JOB TYPE:

Full-time

JOB LOCATION:

Newport Kentucky United States

JOB DESCRIPTION:

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24-00785
Correctional Officer
Pay Grade
10
Salary
$39,127.
68 Annually

Locality Premium $5.
23 per hour
Shift Premium - $2.
13 per hour - 3:00 p.
m.
and 11:00 p.
m.

Shift Premium - $1.
13 per hour -11:01 p.
m.
and 6:59 a.
m.

Weekend Premium - $2.
13 per hour
Holiday Premium - $2.
13 per hour
Employment Type
EXECUTIVE BRANCH | FULL TIME | ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY | 18A | 40.
0 HR/WK
Click here for more details on state employment.
Hiring Agency
Justice & Public Safety Cabinet | Department of Juvenile Justice
Location
Campbell Regional Juvenile Detention Center
590 Columbia Street
Newport, KY 41071 USA
Description
The Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice is a multi-faceted agency that serves juveniles of the Commonwealth.
While striving to hold youth accountable for their actions, the Department creates opportunities for sentenced, committed, probated, or detained youth to develop social and career skills that will equip them for re-entry into their communities as productive and responsible citizens.


The Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice seeks to serve youth in the least restrictive, appropriate placement possible.
We aspire to be a premier team of professionals committed to providing life-changing services resulting in the positive transformation of children, families, and communities.


For more information about the Department of Juvenile Justice, please visit: https://djj.
ky.
gov/

This is a highly responsible position in the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet.
The employee is expected to perform all duties to the best of their ability, act in a responsible manner at all times, demonstrate leadership qualities, and treat all staff, youth, and persons with respect.
This is a demanding position that requires maturity, reliability, and self-discipline.
Career growth and advancement are encouraged through training and mentoring opportunities.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Maintains custody and control of juveniles in a custodial security setting or performs related special assignments.
  • At beginning level, supervises and monitors activities of detained juveniles; maintaining a safe and secure atmosphere for juveniles in a detention center.
  • Takes required actions during emergencies situations and stands watch in each unit.
  • Assists juveniles in interpersonal skill development.
  • Provides support services for routine maintenance, etc.
    ; checks premises and ensures safety of juveniles; attends staff meetings, case conferences and trainings.
  • Maintains the booking program to record youth's daily behaviors and interactions between courts and family visits to document disturbances and other unusual events of behavior.
  • Oversees the juveniles during program functions at the detention centers.
  • Completes incident reports and other documentation as needed according to detention center rules; assists juveniles in complaint procedures.
  • Attends staff meetings, case conferences and trainings as required.
  • Transports juveniles as needed.
  • This position is deemed essential and has been designated for mandatory operations by the Appointing Authority; therefore, the incumbent is not eligible for Adverse Weather Leave.
  • May be required to work overtime and any shift as needed and directed.
  • Must successfully complete the Department of Juvenile Justice Training Academy; which entails two weeks on the job training, four weeks virtual training, and one week ACT (Aikido Certified Training) at the academy training location (Louisville, Kentucky).
    Overnight lodging and travel is required for the ACT and provided by the department.
This position has an approved locality premium pay ($5.
228 added to the hourly rate) pursuant to 101 KAR 2:034 Section 9(1).
The locality premium pay is not considered a raise or part of base pay; rather, it is a temporary measure being taken by the department to improve recruitment and retention to meet the continuing critical staffing needs in these counties.

Minimum Requirements
EDUCATION: High school graduate.


EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: NONE


Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: NONE


Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: NONE


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.
):
Must be twenty years of age.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license to qualify for employment in this job classification.
For the Department of Juvenile Justice, must successfully complete the Department of Juvenile Justice Training Academy within six months of employment.
Must maintain any required licensure(s), certification(s), or other credentials for the length of employment in this job classification.
Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possesses and maintains required licensure(s), certification(s) or other credentials.
Working Conditions
Work environment is hazardous due to working in a state correctional facility with convicted felons or in a juvenile detention facility.
May be exposed to hazards and dangers associated with operating a motor vehicle while providing transportation services.
Probationary Period
This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 6 months, except as provided in KRS 18A.
111.
If you have questions about this advertisement, please contact Antonio Roberts at antonio.
roberts@ky.
gov or (859) 292-6371.
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D

Position Details

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EMPLOYMENT:

Full-time

SALARY:

39128 per year

SNAPRECRUIT ID:

S-1707481568-9a221082743d862b8965070fcd925603

LOCATION:

Kentucky United States

CITY:

Newport

Job Origin:

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24-00785
Correctional Officer
Pay Grade
10
Salary
$39,127.68 Annually

Locality Premium $5.23 per hour
Shift Premium - $2.13 per hour - 3:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
Shift Premium - $1.13 per hour -11:01 p.m. and 6:59 a.m.
Weekend Premium - $2.13 per hour
Holiday Premium - $2.13 per hour
Employment Type
EXECUTIVE BRANCH | FULL TIME | ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY | 18A | 40.0 HR/WK
Click here for more details on state employment.
Hiring Agency
Justice & Public Safety Cabinet | Department of Juvenile Justice
Location
Campbell Regional Juvenile Detention Center
590 Columbia Street
Newport, KY 41071 USA
Description
The Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice is a multi-faceted agency that serves juveniles of the Commonwealth. While striving to hold youth accountable for their actions, the Department creates opportunities for sentenced, committed, probated, or detained youth to develop social and career skills that will equip them for re-entry into their communities as productive and responsible citizens.

The Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice seeks to serve youth in the least restrictive, appropriate placement possible. We aspire to be a premier team of professionals committed to providing life-changing services resulting in the positive transformation of children, families, and communities.

For more information about the Department of Juvenile Justice, please visit: https://djj.ky.gov/

This is a highly responsible position in the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet. The employee is expected to perform all duties to the best of their ability, act in a responsible manner at all times, demonstrate leadership qualities, and treat all staff, youth, and persons with respect. This is a demanding position that requires maturity, reliability, and self-discipline. Career growth and advancement are encouraged through training and mentoring opportunities.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Maintains custody and control of juveniles in a custodial security setting or performs related special assignments.
  • At beginning level, supervises and monitors activities of detained juveniles; maintaining a safe and secure atmosphere for juveniles in a detention center.
  • Takes required actions during emergencies situations and stands watch in each unit.
  • Assists juveniles in interpersonal skill development.
  • Provides support services for routine maintenance, etc.; checks premises and ensures safety of juveniles; attends staff meetings, case conferences and trainings.
  • Maintains the booking program to record youth's daily behaviors and interactions between courts and family visits to document disturbances and other unusual events of behavior.
  • Oversees the juveniles during program functions at the detention centers.
  • Completes incident reports and other documentation as needed according to detention center rules; assists juveniles in complaint procedures.
  • Attends staff meetings, case conferences and trainings as required.
  • Transports juveniles as needed.
  • This position is deemed essential and has been designated for mandatory operations by the Appointing Authority; therefore, the incumbent is not eligible for Adverse Weather Leave.
  • May be required to work overtime and any shift as needed and directed.
  • Must successfully complete the Department of Juvenile Justice Training Academy; which entails two weeks on the job training, four weeks virtual training, and one week ACT (Aikido Certified Training) at the academy training location (Louisville, Kentucky). Overnight lodging and travel is required for the ACT and provided by the department.
This position has an approved locality premium pay ($5.228 added to the hourly rate) pursuant to 101 KAR 2:034 Section 9(1). The locality premium pay is not considered a raise or part of base pay; rather, it is a temporary measure being taken by the department to improve recruitment and retention to meet the continuing critical staffing needs in these counties.
Minimum Requirements
EDUCATION: High school graduate.


EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: NONE


Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: NONE


Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: NONE


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (AGE, LICENSURE, REGULATION, ETC.): Must be twenty years of age. Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license to qualify for employment in this job classification. For the Department of Juvenile Justice, must successfully complete the Department of Juvenile Justice Training Academy within six months of employment. Must maintain any required licensure(s), certification(s), or other credentials for the length of employment in this job classification. Employing agency is responsible for ensuring employee possesses and maintains required licensure(s), certification(s) or other credentials.
Working Conditions
Work environment is hazardous due to working in a state correctional facility with convicted felons or in a juvenile detention facility. May be exposed to hazards and dangers associated with operating a motor vehicle while providing transportation services.
Probationary Period
This job has an initial and promotional probationary period of 6 months, except as provided in KRS 18A.111.
If you have questions about this advertisement, please contact Antonio Roberts at antonio.roberts@ky.gov or (859) 292-6371.
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D

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