$68,702.40 - $82,347.20 Annually
Open until filled
No Application Deadline
DEADLINE TO APPLY: Open Until Filled
Next Review Date: TBD
Please note, this is the posting for the "Community Service Officer - Jailer (Lateral)" position. If you do not meet the lateral requirements listed below, please apply for the City of Hayward entry- level "Community Service Officer - Jailer" position listed on www.governmentjobs.com/careers/haywardca
Under general supervision, the Community Service Officer performs a variety of non-sworn police duties related to investigations, crime prevention, reporting, property, traffic, booking, searching, monitoring and transportation of prisoners. Primarily assigned to work in the jail facility.
This is a specialized non-sworn classification, performing a wide variety of technical support duties in the Police Department. Assignments are primarily performed in the City jail; also support various divisions and may be subject to rotation. It is distinguished from Police Officers who perform a variety of duties involving the protection of life and property and routinely respond to hazardous emergency calls.
Receives general supervision from Jail Supervisor, Jail Administrator, or assigned management staff.
May provide lead direction in the absence of Jail Supervisor.
Duties may include but are not limited to the following:
Performs duties related to processing prisoners through jail, including booking and advising of procedures and telephone rights; searching prisoners for weapons, narcotics or other hazards and contraband; housing, care and control of adult prisoners and juvenile arrestees; conducting property inventory, medical screening and prisoner classification; and provide for telephone calls and visitations.
Is required to perform full custodial searches as needed.
Performs appropriate fingerprint procedure (i.e. live scan service) and transmits for confirmation of identification; and registers offenders in applicable systems.
Conducts warrant checks, makes confirmation with appropriate agency and updates related systems through computer and teletype.
Collects information to complete Alameda County consolidated arrest reports.
Maintains jail security, observes prisoners in detention, and prepares documentation of behavior.
Performs prisoner exit processing, issues receipts for bail, completes computer processing and prepares appropriate documentation for release.
Transport prisoners to court or other jail facilities.
Responds to public inquiries in person or by telephone.
Responds to and drafts letters and general correspondence related to assigned area.
Testifies in court or at hearings on case records and investigative activities and in court proceedings.
Performs traffic control for accidents, parades, large public events, congested situations, etc.
Enforces parking regulations, writes and approves traffic citations.
Operate various police related equipment such as a radio, mobile terminals, cameras and computer systems.
Prepares and maintains a wide variety of forms and records, including police reports.
Prepares documentation and makes arrangements for towing and impoundment of vehicles.
Performs related non-sworn police duties and responsibilities as required.
PROBATIONARY PERIOD: One (1) year.
Candidates must submit a completed City of Hayward job application. Applications must be submitted by: next review date 5/29/2019. The selection process will include: Pre-qualifying background questionnaire via Survey Monkey to determine eligibility to advance in the process. Final selection and job offer is contingent upon successful completion of a comprehensive police background investigation, including personal history, prior job performance and activities that may negatively affect job performance, as well as a medical examination and psychological examination.
Actual hire depends on success in the departmental selection process.
Applicants will be notified electronically via GovernmentJobs.com as to their status in the selection process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they can receive email notice from NeoGov/Government Jobs and the City of Hayward.
Apply prior to the closing time of the job announcement and allow at least one (1) hour to submit your application if you are a new user to the system. Our on-line application system is provided by NeoGov. If you have problems while applying online, please contact the NeoGov Help Desk at (877) 204-4442.
The City of Hayward is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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