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Detention Officer Southfield, Michigan $19.00

Detention Officer

Location: Southfield, Michigan |
Salary: $19.00 |
Posted: 25 Aug 2021 |
Closes: 25 Sep 2021 |
Job Type: Permanent & Full-time |
Business Unit: US Secure Solutions |
Region / Division: North America |
Reference: G4S/TP/3742188/216538

Job Introduction:

                                   2000 Dollar Sign-On Bonus 

 

HIRING NOW!

The world's leading private security organization, G4S, has an immediate job opportunity for a Detention Officer. As a Detention Officer, you will work in a Police Lock-Up and will perform all duties that are required of a Detention officer.  Duties include, but are not limited to the processing of new prisoners- to include fingerprinting and processing through the lien, interacting with and monitoring the prisoners during their time at the lock-up until they are either released on bail or transferred into the custody of the Police Department for transportation to Court.

G4S is a security provider for the United States government, fortune 500 companies, nuclear power plants, oil and gas companies, airport, ports, banks, hospitals, factories, warehouses, commercial facilities, residential communities and much more.

As a full time employee of G4S, you will be entitled to the following benefits:

  • Major Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Paid vacation
  • 401K
  • Opportunities for additional training to aid in your professional development

 

As an employee you will also be able to participate in the Promote Me! Community. Promote Me! is available to interested current employees as a way to express interest in further advancement, as well as gain information and encourage professional development.

Further, as a current employee you will be eligible to participate in large group rates for the following benefits:

  • Critical Illness
  • Accident Insurance
  • Whole Life Insurance
  • Individual Short-Term Disability
  • Pre-Paid Legal Services
  • Identity Theft Services
  • Pet Insurance

 

In addition, G4S provides benefits that are automatically available to all employees, whether you enroll in a G4S insurance plan or not. And with no premiums to pay!

  • RxCut Pharmacy Discount Program
  • Doctor on Demand
  • Qualsight LASIK Savings
  • Perks at Work: G4S Employee Discount Program
  • Alliant Credit Union
  • Purchasing Power
  • Active & Fit: G4S Fitness Center Membership
  • FinFit: Financial Wellness Program
  • DailyPay: Access your pay when you need it

 

G4S offers job security, excellent pay and benefits, and career opportunities. We offer entry level careers, management careers, sales careers and executive careers across the United States and internationally.

$2000 Sign On Bonus - $1000 payable after complete training and 60 days of continuous employment, remaining $1000 payable after 180 days of continuous employment. Bonus amount is subject to applicable federal and state income withholdings.

#DET


Role Responsibility:

Specific Duties and Essential Functions

  • Process prisoners
  • Monitor prisoners during their stay in lock-up until released on bail or into custody of Police Department for transportation to court
  • Watch for irregular or unusual conditions that may create security concerns or safety hazards
  • Sound alarms or calls police or fire department in the event of an emergency
  • Investigate and prepare reports on accidents, incidents, and suspicious activities.  Maintain written logs as required by the post
  • Interact with inmates in a professional manner


The Ideal Candidate:

Education, Licenses and Certifications Required

  • Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a valid driver’s license if driving a company-owned or client-provided vehicle
  • Must be able to pass any state or site required training

Type and Length of Specific Experience Required

  • Prior employment as a Police or Corrections Officer
  • Graduate of Police or Corrections Academy

Skills Required

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Active listening skills
  • Ability to assess and evaluate situations effectively
  • Ability to identify critical issues quickly and accurately
  • Attention to detail

Other

  • Must be at least 18 years old or the minimum age required by the state, if higher
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or a foreign citizen authorized to legally work in the United States
  • Be able to work flexible schedules and respond to work assignments with little to no advance notice
  • Be able to operate radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors
  • Must have demonstrated ability to interact cordially and communicate with the public
  • Subject to a drug screen to the extent permitted by law
  • Must be able to provide, upon job offer, a DD214 discharge document with discharge status indicated, if prior military

Physical Requirements and Environment

Environment:         Indoor and outdoor, temperature ranges from moderate to extreme cold/heat

Major activity:        Walking, standing, speaking, listening, observing

Physical efforts to carry out job duties:  Standing, walking, sitting, with minimal to no stooping or kneeling


About the Company:

EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace
 

G4S considers qualified applications with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

If you have any questions regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action or Diversity and Inclusion, or have difficulty using the online system and require an alternate method to apply, please contact our Corporate Human Resources Department at (800) 506-6265.

To receive an update on your application status, please contact our local office by following this link: http://www.g4s.us/en/Contact-Us/Local-Offices


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