Residential Officer (Full Time)
Location: Gerald Hinzman Center, 1051 29th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52
Position Title: Residential Officer
Work Location: Gerald R. Hinzman Center 1051 29th Ave SW Cedar Rapids IA 52404
Shift: 3pm - 11pm Wednesday through Sunday
Position Closes: November 23, 2020 at 4pm
Salary Range: $20.34 - $30.14 per hour
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: A direct service provider in a 24 hour community based corrections facility, which includes high contact interactions with residents which may be during emergent and demanding situations. Elicits and supports pro-social behaviors with the focus on programming to reduce recidivism and preparing residents for successful community reentry. The work requires the use of independent judgment, initiative, teamwork, communication, balanced approach of treatment and supervision, and developing quality relationships with clients.
EDUCATION: Minimum qualifications will require a high school diploma or equivalent and two years of human services or criminal justice experience OR two years of college OR any equivalent combination of college and human services or criminal justice experience to equal two years.
Valid Drivers License
Ability to be insured under the District's automobile insurance.
NOTE: Due to Federal Bureau of Prisons contract, the Bureau of Prisons must complete a criminal background check and approve hire.