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GEO Corrections .and. Detentions ADMINISTRATIVE CAPTAIN in Aurora, Colorado

Internal Job ID: 20167/19125/81636Facility: AURORA ICE PROCESSING CENTERCompensation Base: $80,261 AnnuallyCompensation Bonus (if applicable):Equal Opportunity Employer.SummaryPerforms advanced responsible correctional duties in supervising correctionalpersonnel in charge of inmates. Under general supervision, is responsiblefor directing the activities of a number of correctional and special officersengaged in maintaining order and discipline or performing specializeadministrative work. Agency regulations and instructions from a supervisordictate the manner of work, but the nature and variety of responsibilitiesrequire continuous exercise of independent judgment and resourcefulness.Performs duties of positions in other areas for the purpose of cross-training.Primary Duties and Respo nsibilities* Assists in the development and implementation of policies, procedures andregulations for custody, security and/or treatment of detainees/inmates.* Responds to major unusual occurrences. Facilitates prompt and appropriateassistance to detainees/inmates in the event of injury, illness oremotional trauma.* Promotes an atmosphere conducive to personality and character development ofdetainees/ inmates and staff through the encouragement of favorable behaviorpatterns, arrangement of physical facilities, and influencingrelationships among detainees/inmates.* Directs the work of other employees. This includes the selection,hiring, evaluating job performance, employee training/development,promoting and any disciplinary action, including termination.* Makes assignments, reviews post orders and assures that all proceduresincluding emergency procedures are in place and staff is trained in properimplementation.Reviews disciplinary matters concerning both staff and detainees.* Reviews staff effectiveness and conducts frequent physical inspections ofthe facility to ensure compliance with policies and procedures.* Gives primary guidance on situational problems; making referrals for morecomplex problems.* Prepares records and reports as assigned by management. Maintains daily logsas required.* Responsible for attaining facility goals/objectives and ensuringcompliance with all rules, regulations, policies and/or procedures forsecurity operations.* Directs work, provides training and performs inspections of work performedby detainee/inmate staff. May provide detainee supervision and security inother areas as needed.* Performs other duties as assigned.Minimum Requirements* Must meet the qualifications as a Corrections Officer.* High s chool diploma or equivalent certification required.* College coursework and advanced training in behavioral sciences,correctional services or related field preferred.* Three (3) years of experience working in a correctional setting, oneof which was in a position requiring supervisory capabilities.* Must be mature, flexible, intellectually alert, able to command therespect and confidence of detainees/inmates and staff and possess a hightolerance to mental stress.* Must be a U.S. Citizen* Must be able to pass Physical, Drug Screen, Audio, Vision, TB, andBackground check* Must be at least 21 years old* Must have valid/active driver license

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