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Transport Officer

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Location: Anson, TX
Job ID: 53891
Facility: Bluebonnet Detention Center

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PAY:  $20.93 per hour +$3000 annual bonus 

ATTENTION CLASS A and B drivers, are you ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? MTC is currently hiring CDL Transportation Detention Officers. 

At the Bluebonnet Detention Center in Anson, Texas, we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while helping detainees gain valuable skills necessary for success upon release. Our team members enjoy competitive wages, FREE health, dental, and prescription drug insurance for employees, education and tuition assistance, paid time off, 11 paid holidays, flexible schedules, 401(k) with company match, and a chance to make a difference every day! 

Job Responsibilities: Transportation officers are responsible for the transporting, custody, and discipline of detainees assigned to the facility.

Essential Functions: 

  • Search for contraband and provide security. 
  • Drive transport vehicles to transport detainees in vehicles provided. 
  • Provide custody and security of detainees including observation of detainees during transportation.
  • Perform specific security functions including ‘pat’ and ‘strip’ searches, by squatting and bending to perform such functions. Also required to climb ladders or stairs in search of contraband. 
  • Transfer and transport detainees by walking, driving, or riding in vehicles. Restrain and secure assaultive detainees, as needed. 
  • Must be able to work rotating shifts and all posts assignments.

Education and Experience Requirements: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Prior corrections experience is preferred. 
  • Must have United States Citizenship and successfully complete required pre-service training. 
  • Valid CDL in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record required. 
  • Passenger endorsement preferred prior to start date.  If not obtained by start date, candidate will start work as non-transport detention officer, night shift, at $20.57 per hour with no annual bonus.
  • Successful completion of the ICE/ERO bus driver training program, or a comparable approved training program, and all local state requirements for a commercial driver’s license also required.
     

Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabled status, veteran status, genetic information, national origin, or any other category protected by federal law. MTC participates in E-Verify. We strive to provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in our job application and hiring process. If you are interested in employment opportunities with Management & Training Corporation and need assistance, please contact our staffing department through [email protected] or 801-693-2888.

 

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