Highly responsible security work maintaining physical custody and control of inmates within the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office Department of the Jail. Responsible for receiving and processing inmates, enforcing disciplinary procedures for the control of inmate behavior, including the application of restraint and use of force techniques, and the preparation of reports and documents necessary for operational procedures.
Work is performed under the direction of the Detention Sergeant or a higher level supervisor. Performance is evaluated through conferences, observation, results and appropriate employee performance appraisals.
Restrain inmates for the protection of themselves or others through the use of defensive tactics, OC spray or Taser equipment
Performs related duties as required
CERTIFICATION AND LICENSING:
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING:
Must meet or exceed all applicable physical agility standards required by ACSO
Meet requirements for use of defensive tactics and use of issued or available equipment, including OC spray and Taser
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: