Correctional Officer

Deadline Date: 2017/09/26

Location: Thunder Bay

Do you have a desire to work for Correctional Services? If so, then consider this rewarding opportunity with the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, where you will support the correctional system in Ontario and contribute to keeping Ontario's communities safe. The Correctional Officer position is a rewarding career in the justice sector and is an opportunity to work with an employer that promotes diversity.

Posting Date:
2017/09/05
City:
multiple locations
Province:
Ontario
Address:
Start Date:
Identifier:
newJobs
Type:
Contract
Hours:
varied
Wage:
$25.09-29.50
Number of positions:
200
Days of work:
Varied
Occupation:
Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion
Duties:
Perform a full range of duties, including the care, custody, control and supervision of offenders; Interact with offenders to maintain security and safety in the facility; Provide community escort duties to ensure the safety of offenders, staff, visitors and the public; Maintain communications with a range of contacts, including offenders, co-workers, supervisors, clinical and medical staff
Qualifications:
Be a minimum of 18years of age; be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in Canada; be currently certified and/or able to be certified by first day of employment in Emergency First Aid, Cariopulmonary Heart Saver (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED); must have original proof of Grade 12 completion or an equivalency (e.g. general equivalency diploma/certificate); must be able to work rotating shifts, including days, afternoons and nights, and on weekends and statutory holidays
Misc.:
You must successfully complete the following during the recruitment process: Ministry administered aptitude, cognitive and psychological tests; candidates who are selected to participate in the Correctional Officer recruitment process will be required to successfully complete FITCO testing prior to a conditional offer of employment being made; pre-employment medical exam; Correctional Officer Training and Assessment (COTA) program; Correctional Officer Enhanced Security Clearance Process
Closing Date/Apply by:
2017/09/26
How To Apply:
You must apply directly to the posting online on the Government of Ontario Careers portal: https://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/Preview.aspx?Language=English&JobID=111381

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
Jennifer Roukkula
Position Title:
Regional Recruiter
Company Name:
Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Serv
Address:
2351 Hwy 61 S
City:
Thunder Bay
Province:
ON
Postal Code:
P7C4Y4
Phone:
807-708-1049
E-mail:
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Web Address:
//ontario.ca/corrections