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Location: Raymondville, TX
Job ID: 54586
Facility: El Valle Detention Facility

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Pay: $56,000 annually

Work with a purpose! Management & Training Corporation (MTC) provides a safe and secure working environment for our staff while helping offenders gain valuable skills and treatment necessary for success upon release. 

Position title: Lieutenant

Facility name: El Valle Detention Facility

Location: 1800 Industrial Drive, Raymondville, Texas

Work schedule: Full time

Benefit package includes:

  • Health/dental/vision/life insurance
  • Life insurance, AD&D as well as short-term disability
  • 401(k) with company match 
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Professional development assistance
  • Career advancement opportunities

The Lieutenant directly supervises assigned sergeants and is responsible for the custody and security of detainees in the facility. Additional duties include:

  1. Assign work schedules, protect, instruct, train, counsel and provide feedback for evaluation of assigned employees.
  2. Responsible for the care, custody, and adherence to rules and regulations of detainees assigned to specific work area.
  3. Supervise and provide custody and security of detainees including observation of detainees and detainees assigned to work duty. Read, review, and properly apply information found in detainee’s records which is related to the detainee’s health and safety and to the security of the facility.  Provide appropriate information to other personnel.
  4. Supervise the preparation and maintenance of records, forms, and reports. Supervise and direct searches for contraband and provide security.  Perform specific   security functions including pat and strip searches.    
  5. Respond to any and all emergencies, which require running, climbing stairs, using physical force to restrain detainees.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in an adult correctional environment, or related field, one (1) which must be in a supervisory capacity. 
  • US Citizenship required. 
  • Valid driver's license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.

Why? Make a positive impact in your community by doing meaningful work that results in a rewarding career.

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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