Jobs In Kirkland Lake

Posted 2 weeks ago

Correctional Officer

Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Casual • Kirkland Lake Region

Correctional services plays a key role in Ontario’s criminal justice system.

Careers and volunteer opportunities in correctional services are diverse and exciting, and we take pride in making a difference in the lives of those under our custody and supervision, as well as protecting the safety of our communities.

We are currently looking for people interested in helping to keep Ontario’s communities safe to work as correctional officers in our 25 institutions across the province including Monteith Correctional Complex.

12 Bilingual Temporary - Irregular On-Call, duration up to 6 months, any city, anywhere in Ontario

100 Temporary - Irregular On-Call, duration up to 6 months, any city, anywhere in Ontario

Salary: $27.64 - $32.50 per hour

 

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• 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


How do I qualify?

Mandatory

You must meet the following pre-requirements to apply:
• Be a minimum of 18 years of age
• Be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in Canada
• Possess oral French skills at the Advanced-Minus level (for bilingual positions)
• Be currently certified and/or able to be certified by first day of employment in Emergency First Aid, Cardiopulmonary Heartsaver (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

Eligibility

To be considered for the Correctional Officer position, 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
• Correctional Officer pre-employment medical exam
• Correctional Officer Training and Assessment (COTA) program
• Oral French Language test at the Advanced-Minus level (for bilingual correctional officer positions only)
• Correctional Officer Enhanced Security Clearance process, which includes:
-Vulnerable Services Sector Check
-Out-of-Country Check (if applicable)
-RCMP Records Check
-NICHE/RMS File Check
-PIP (Police Information Portal) Check
-Internet Search
-Credit Equifax Check
-Immigration Status Check
-Ministry of Transportation (MTO) Check - last ten years

***IMPORTANT: Please note a Fingerprint-based CPIC security check is no longer required as part of the security check process. Kindly disregard this reference in the security check information below.

For further information on the Recruitment Process of Correctional Officers, please visit:
http://www.mcscs.jus.gov.on.ca/english/corr_serv/careers_in_corr/become_corr_off/careers_corr_become...
• Email: CSRU@ontario.ca
• Phone: 1-855-927-CSRU (2778)


Communication (Oral and Written) skills

You have:
• Ability to communicate effectively via oral and written communication
• Ability to communicate in writing (e.g. complete detailed, accurate and clear written reports), and documentation
• Ability to communicate verbally in a clear and respectful manner to provide information, instructions and direction


Observation, Analytical and Problem Solving skills

You have:
• Ability to assess problems and determine solutions
• Ability to make recommendations and take appropriate actions


Team Work/Interpersonal and Persuasion skills

• You have ability to work cooperatively towards a common goal
• You have ability to motivate, positively influence and assist people
• You can foster open communication and treat others in a consistent, fair, firm and non-judgemental manner


Crisis Intervention and Conflict Resolution skills

You have:
• Ability to recognize and understand situations that may produce conflict and use strategies to resolve and/or de-escalate
• Ability to recognize and assess a crisis or potential crisis situation, and implement appropriate solutions in an attempt to resolve the crisis


General Knowledge and Computer skills

You have:
• General knowledge of court procedures (e.g. to testify/present evidence at court hearings)
• Knowledge of different cultures and ability to understand and respect differences when interacting with others
• Ability to use computer software (e.g. database, Excel, MS Office) to input/retrieve data

YOU MUST APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE JOB POSTING ONLINE:

https://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/Preview.aspx?Language=English&JobID=145252

Job Category:
Other (government, public safety)

Job Expires: 2020-03-09

Contact Information

Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Rese Rd Rese Rd, Iroquois Falls, ON P0K 1P0, Canada

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