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Community Corrections Specialist

at Intervention, Inc.

Posted: 9/1/2019
Job Reference #: 1747
Keywords: security

Job Description

Title:Community Corrections Specialist
ID:1747
Department:Lakewood Community Corrections

Intervention, Inc., a Colorado non-profit, provides services within the criminal justice system across the state of Colorado including sobriety monitoring (UAs/BAs), electronic monitoring, probation supervision and community corrections.

Make a difference by working with a company committed to enhancing client's success and incorporating our values of Respect, Honesty and Integrity, Professionalism, Compassion and Empathy, Accountability and Responsibility into everything we do.


We offer

  • Commitment to employee training and career growth
  • Opportunity to make a difference while gaining experience in the criminal justice field
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement program with generous company match and immediate vesting
  • Paid holiday, vacation and sick time
  • Hourly pay incentive for bilingual (Spanish/English)
  • Shift incentive for overnight and holidays
  • Intervention is a qualified employer under the public service student loan forgiveness (PSLF) program

OVERVIEW

Guides clients toward pro-social behavior and protects the safety of the staff, clients and community at large through monitoring and enforcing policies, rules and regulations with residential, non-residential and out client services clients.

  • Support, promote and adhere to the mission, values and Code of Conduct of Intervention Inc.
  • Reflect Intervention Inc.s’ commitment to treating all persons with dignity and respect.
  • Educate clients and ensure compliance with facility policies, rules and regulations
  • Conduct internal and external rounds and headcounts throughout the facility to ensure safety and monitor compliance with policies.
  • Support acceptable and issue sanctions for unacceptable behaviors through application of behavioral guidelines
  • Monitor testing of clients through urinalysis and breathalyzer
  • Perform pat searches, facility inspections and room searches to inspect for contraband and ensure clients are adhering to policies
  • Regular and predictable attendance, flexibility in schedule/shift changes.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    • High school diploma or equivalent required, some college preferred
    • 2 years customer service and/or security experience, including experience working with people in stressful and/or crisis situations

    SKILLS
    • Basic ability to enter data, generate reports and create communications from variety of software programs and databases
    • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
    • Ability to remain calm and deescalate stressful situations
    • Knowledge of the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics and appropriate techniques and practices for the client population.
    • Ability to interact effectively as a team member and independently with Company staff, stakeholders, and with diverse client base.
    • Must pass background check and have ability to access state criminal databases
    • Ability to walk about a multi-floor building quickly and frequently
    • Ability to lift and move furnishings while conducting searches
    • Ability to lift and carry items weighing up to 25 lbs.
    • Valid driver's license preferred


    Starting Pay: $14.00/hr


    Click here to learn more about Intervention Inc or go to www.int-cjs.org/employment