Superintendent of Detention

Portage-Geauga County Juvenile Detention Center
Ravenna, OH Full-time
Posted on June 29, 2019

Superintendent of Detention

Portage-Geauga County Juvenile Detention Center

Seeking a qualified applicant to:

Plan, organize, direct, manage, and monitor the daily operations of a local juvenile detention center, functioning as the chief executive officer, making decisions on all matters related to the residents housed in the facility, personnel, volunteers, programs, security, and operations of the facility, while ensuring compliance to established laws, policies, procedures, practices, and standards.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice or related field; five years related experience working in a correctional system, some of which has been in a supervisory / management position.
  • Must have ability to assume all administrative responsibilities for the daily operations of the detention center.
  • Must have knowledge of associated laws, regulations, and requirements pertaining to detention facilities.
  • Must possess a valid Ohio Driver License and an ability to pass all background check and application requirements.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.