Correctional Officer

County of Colusa

  • Colusa, CA
  • $3,960 per month
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 3 months ago
ABOUT THE POSITION To perform a variety of duties involved in maintaining the custody of inmates in the County jail; and to perform a variety of work in the monitoring of prisoners and in maintaining jail security. This recruitment will establish a hiring list to fill future vacancies within the Colusa County Jail.


Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Receive, book, and assign prisoners to cells; perform searches, fingerprinting and photographing of prisoners.

Maintain custody of prisoners' private property.

Monitor the condition and activities of prisoners.

Supervise inmates at meal times, clothing exchange and recreation.

Deliver medication to inmates as prescribed by physicians.

Provide for inmates medical attention as required.

Prepare prisoners for court appearances.

Transport inmates to court and to other jail facilities.

Maintain the safe and orderly operation of the County jail facility.

Monitor security cameras and door warning lights; inspect facilities regularly.

Release prisoners on writs, court orders, bail bonds, payments of fines, or expirations of terms.

Perform related duties as required.

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