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The Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the following positions. Applications may be obtained:
·LPSO Employment Application Web upload.
·LPSO Employment Application download , print and return to LPSO testing office upon completion.
Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office
316 W. Main Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
Office hours Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
Fax: (337) 236-3989
LPSO Human Resources
P.O. Box 3508
Lafayette, LA 70502
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CORRECTIONS DEPUTY - LPCC - CORRECTIONS
Takes first line responsibility for the care and custody of inmates.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESInclude but are not limited to the following: The most important and essential job function of the position is attitude and includes the following: getting along with co-workers, responding politely to members of the community, working as a team member, functioning under pressure, and responding in a positive manner to supervision.
Other duties and responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
ô€‚\ Participate in secure and safe inmate movements and activities
ô€‚\ Serve meals to inmates and provide or obtain medical aid if needed
ô€‚\ Operate and work housing floors, control centers, intake, and property section as required
ô€‚\ Interact professionally with inmates & supervise inmate housing units
ô€‚\ Respond to inmate requests, concerns, and/or emergencies professionally
ô€‚\ Conducts headcounts when required
ô€‚\ Assist in guarding inmates who are hospital admits
ô€‚\ Assist in transporting inmates to other facilities
ô€‚\ Other duties as assigned by a supervisor
HOURS: Shift Schedule - one month of nights 6pm to 6am and one month of days 6am to 6pm - works every other weekend.
Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED. Capable of completing Corrections Certification.
Salary Range: $2,744.44/month plus benefits
Application Requirements: Download an application online at lafayettesheriff.com or pick up an application at 316 W. Main St.
Job Posted: 01/07/2016
Application Deadline: 12/30/2017
Contact: Robin Wilson