Garfield County Sheriff

Glenwood Springs , CO

Deputy & Detention Specialist

Garfield County Sheriff
Glenwood Springs, CO Full-time
Posted on April 1, 2019

* Deputy (Patrol/Detention) $23.73-$35.59 per hour depends on qualifications.

* Detention Specialist $21.54-$32.30 per hour depends on qualifications.

Examples of Duties for Success

*Monitor and control inmate movement to and from modules, individual pods, visiting areas, inmate exercise yard, and designated areas throughout the facility by operating the control panel.

*Monitor emergency alarms; observe controls to ensure systems are operable.

*Control access between the front entrance lobby, rear entrance, and other secured areas of the Jail Facility.

*Perform main switchboard operations for incoming calls for Sheriff's Office Facilities.

*Observe Deputy movement on the floor to ensure safety and security through observation from control tower and other assigned duty posts.

*Track inmate movement by logging information onto computer system.

*Record inmate information on inmate's chronological records. These records document history of disciplinary actions, contacts, extra issue items, medical needs, and other important information for each inmate.


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