Comcor

Security Specialist

Job Locations US-CO-Colorado Springs
Posted Date 1 month ago(1/18/2018 6:37 PM)
ID
2018-1194
# of Openings
10
Category
Customer Service/Support
Minimum Compensation
USD $12.00/Hr.

Overview

The mission of ComCor is to develop, establish, and maintain community based corrections programs that provide sanctions and alternatives to incarceration, and to provide leadership and coordination throughout the criminal justice community. ComCor offers a variety of programs for nonviolent offenders that help save jail space in the adult detention center, allowing offenders to maintain their jobs, support their families, and provide restitution to the crime victims and the community. Comcor works with state and government agencies to provide these alternative programs.

 

ComCor, a growing company currently seeking a responsible individual to fill the position of Security Specialist.The Security Specialist provides a system of accountability and continuous supervision of the adult offender population by monitoring all residential activities.

Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Ensures security for all staff, residents, and facilities to ensure community safety.
  2. Processes new client intakes into the residential facility by explaining facility rules and conducting inventory of client’s property. Conducts out processing of clients by completing the proper paperwork and conducting inventory of the client's property.
  3. Enforces the Conditions and Expectations guidelines through area and accountability checks, conducting off-site phone checks and monitoring activities on facility grounds.
  4. Observes the collection of client specimens for analysis.
  5. Performs Alco-Sensor tests to meet operating standards when clients are under suspicion of drug and/or alcohol abuse.
  6. Randomly conducts personal and room searches to verify the presence of each client and detection contraband items, which can include contraband searches including the use of canines.
  7. Provides detailed documentation of client violation of Conditions and Expectations, medical incident reports, critical incident reports and documentation of positive recognition through company computer program.
  8. Monitors medication intake and conducts medication compliance audits to ensure accuracy of stock.
  9. Manages the cleanliness of grounds and buildings to include resident rooms’ and reports any deficiencies for repair.
  10. Conducts monthly evacuation drills as scheduled.
  11. Tracks daily client movement through logging phone calls via computerized data entry system. Facilitates and verifies resident movement through biometric verification.
  12. Runs daily and weekly reports as needed.
  13. Operates with a level of integrity to comply with all Federal, State and County compliance standards to include the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA).
  14. Adheres to Evidence Based Practices.
  15. Conducts transportation of clients, to include picking up new residents form referral agencies.
  16. Provides First Responder medical attention to include CPR, 1st Aid, AED and Narcan administration if applicable.
  17. Conducts administrative reviews and hearings.
  18. Ensures compliance with CORE correctional practices.
  19. Acts as a liaison between case management, on-call departments, and clients.
  20. Monitors cameras to supplement staff presence within the environment
  21. Employs appropriate utilization of de-escalation tactics to include problem solving and Motivational Interviewing techniques to resolve conflict.
  22. Performs other job related duties as required.

 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: High school diploma or GED required.

 

Experience: Preferred experience in corrections or social services to include Evidence Based Practices, BSMART and CORE correctional practices.

 

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Good problem solving and judgment skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact appropriately with clients and staff
  • Ability to work various shifts to meet facility needs
  • Good computer typing skills
  • Ability to file and generate reports accurately
  • Ability to multi-task

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Work Environment: This job operates in a correctional residential setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, scanners and fax machines.

 

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk and sit for various amounts of time. This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.

 

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: This is a full-time position functioning in a 24/7 operation. Shifts are eight (8) hours in length and hours and days of work may vary depending on operational requirements.

 

Travel: Some light travel may be required for this position for trainings, transports, etc. and to various facilities. All travel must be pre-approved by management.

 

NOTE: Employment with ComCor, Inc. is at-will and either the employee or management has the right to terminate the employment relationship at any time and for any reason. The language used in this job description is not intended to constitute a contract of employment, either expressed or implied, nor is there a guarantee of employment for any specific duration. This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. ComCor, Inc. reserves the right to modify this job description or delete this position at any time.

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