NANA Regional Corporation Armed/Transportation Detention Officer in Florence, Arizona
Armed/Transportation Detention Officer
AGS specializes in compliant, innovative, and efficient detention management, health services, and records and document management services. AGS safeguards some of the most demanding missions facing key federal agencies including the Department of Homeland Security and the U.S. Air Force.
TheArmed TransportationDetention Officeris responsible to ensure the safety and security of detainees in custody, acting in accordance with the highest ethical standards at all times, and ensuring a spirit of fairness and integrity in the on-going execution of their duties.
Performs duties related to the detention, processing, safeguarding, security, escort and transport of detainees as required by the contract
Exercises surveillance and control over detainees and maintains order and discipline
Make official entries in the transportation and processing logbooks that are legible and complete.
Conduct a security and sanitation check of the area prior to relieving the outgoing officer.
Perform complete vehicle inspections prior to and following every transportation route.
Inventory all equipment and notate the results in the logbook.
Receive all authorized equipment and ensure that it is in proper working condition.
You are required to duty carry one of the authorized intermediate weapons.
Intermediate weapons should be used in accordance with Service approved Use of Force policy.
Ensure that your communication radio is in good working order with a fully charged battery.
Inspect, maintain, and care for authorized equipment including but not limited to:
One approved semi-automatic pistol with appropriate duty belt and magazines;
All magazines loaded to full capacity.
Handcuffs/leg irons and keys, waist chains, black boxes, and restraint keys;
Ballistic vests which must be worn at all times while performing armed officer duties.
Attends to housing, feeding, and the physical well-being of detainees,24 hours a day
Enforces rules and regulations of the detention facility
Provides care, custody and control of detainees
Removes detainees from holding areas using proper restraints and security measures;
Guards detainees at deportation or exclusion hearings, during transport, while receiving medical care and when and other duties as assigned
Performs all work duties and activities in accordance withorganization policies and procedures
Follows company-wide safety policies and practices and adheres to responsibilities concerning safety prevention, reporting and monitoring as outlined in the Officer Handbook and other Company Safety Policies
Perform other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES :
Speak, read, write, and understand English
Concisely and accuratelyprepare and write narratives ofincidents and other written reports
Pass and maintainrequired medical and physicaltesting requirements and standards
Exercises judgment and uses discretion in dealing with first responseto any and all situations
Demonstrate proficiency in methods and techniques of securingand controlling detainees by following required training, policy and procedure
Maintain physical fitnessstandards and proficiency with firearms issued and other special equipment
Maintain a professional personal appearance, calm demeanor, and discretion with confidential information
Possess a high degree of integrity, accountability and adhere to the AmericanCorrectional Association and DHS ICE NationalDetention Standards
Ability to work with a diverse population of people,including people of different cultures, with different values and lifestyles; with a cross cultural perspective
CORE COMPETENCIES :
Commitment to Excellence. Identifies what needs to be accomplished and takes actionto achieve a standard of excellence beyondjob expectations
Corporate Values- Understands, embraces,and integrates corporate and customer values into everyday duties and responsibilities
Customer Service- Identifies and responds to current and future needs by providing excellent service to internal and external customers
Safety and Security-Promotes a safe work environment for co-workers and customers.
Teamwork- Resourceful team player that builds,strengthens, and maintains collaborative relationships with others both inside and outside the organization. Promotes partnering with the customer to ensure operational success
US citizen or a person lawfully admitted into the United States for permanent residence and have resided in the U.S. for the last five years
Possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
Pass a criminal background and consumer credit check (no criminal record)
Obtain and maintain a DHS/ICE government clearance
Pass all pre-employment and random drug tests
Pass a medical examination and meet health requirements
At least 21years of age
Possess a valid state driver's licenseor CDL
Possess a valid firearm license from the state of Arizona
Ability to obtain a state security guard licensefrom the state of Arizona
One year of Military, Security, Law Enforcement,or Corrections experience demonstrating the following:
Ability to greet and deal tactfully and professionally with the general public
Capability of following and interpreting/understanding written and verbal orders,policies and regulations, printed rules and regulations, detailed written orders, training instructions and materials, and are able to compose written and oral reports
Ability to exercise good judgment:courage, alertness, an even temperament, and render satisfactory performance through his/her responsibilities
Ability to maintain poise and self-control during potential emergencies and unexpected situations that may involve mental andphysical stress such as disturbances, altercations, fires, and building evacuations
Maintain current/physical residency in the continental United States
Strictly maintain physical fitness standards for law enforcement and CDL requirements
Transportation Officers Armed
Transportation officers are responsible for safely transporting detainees to and from authorized locations or to augment staff as needed in the Florence Detention Center as required.
Provide secure and safe transportation of detainees to and from locations
Requalify with weapon quarterly.
Complete all training and job requirements
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or 571-353-7053. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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Job: Security, Intelligence & Defense Analysis
Primary Location: US-AZ-Florence
Shift: Day Job
Req ID: AGS00365