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Location: Chaparral, NM
Job ID: 58373
Facility: Otero County Prison Facility

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Overview

Pay:  $51,500 annual salary

Schedule: Full-time, shift schedule

Benefit package includes:

  • Health/dental/vision/prescription 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

Work with a purpose! Management & Training Corporation (MTC) operates the Otero County Prison Facility in Chaparral, New Mexico. We provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while helping offenders gain valuable skills and treatment necessary for success upon release. 

What you’ll do: You’ll be responsible for supervising the sergeants and for the custody and discipline of inmates assigned to the unit in compliance with MTC) and customer directives. 

Essential functions:

  1. Serve as shift supervisor. 
  2. Supervise, protect, instruct, train, counsel, and evaluate assigned employees and detainees; schedule employees’ and inmates’ work and off-duty time; assist in formulating security work and procedure. 
  3. Supervise and direct searches of contraband and provide security. 
  4. Supervise and provide custody and security of inmates including observation of inmates and inmates assigned to work duty. 
  5. Read, review, and properly apply information found in inmate records which is related to the inmate’s health and safety and to the security of the facility. Provide appropriate information to other personnel. 
  6. Supervise the preparation and maintenance of records, forms, and reports. 
  7. Perform specific duties if assigned to the following areas: unit, special management area, and intake. 
  8. Maintain accountability of staff, inmates, and property; adhere to safety practices. 
  9. Perform specific security functions including “pat” and “strip searches”, by squatting and bending to perform such functions. 
  10. Transport or transfer inmates by walking or riding in vehicles. Restrain and secure assaultive inmates, as needed. 
  11. Respond to emergencies to search for inmates, administer first aid at the emergency site, carry an injured or unconscious inmate and perform use of force procedures, including the use of chemical agents to control inmates. 

Education and experience requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. 
  • Three (3) years’ experience of correctional custody/law enforcement experience required, one (1) of which must be in a supervisory capacity. 
  • Valid driver's license in the state of New Mexico or the state of Texas with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.

Why: Make a real difference every day by helping to change lives.  

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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