RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Important responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Plan, prioritize, assign, supervise and review the work of correctional staff responsible for providing jail services within the sheriff’s office.
Recommend and assist in the implementation of goals and objectives, establish schedules and methods for the jail services division.
Implement policies and procedures affecting jail operations.
Evaluate jail operations and activities of assigned responsibilities; recommend improvements and modifications; prepare various reports on operations and activities.
Provide or coordinate staff training; work with employees to correct deficiencies; implement discipline procedures.
Answer questions and provide information to the public; investigate complaints and recommend corrective action as necessary to resolve complaints.
Supervise the care, custody and control of jail inmates; supervise the maintenance of the jail.
Train jail staff in officer safety tactics.
Assist detectives in follow-up jail investigations; conduct investigations including the gathering of evidence, questioning of witnesses, and identifying suspects; submit investigation reports to the sergeant(s) assigned to the jail.
Perform all correctional duties; maintain board of corrections requirements, administer first aid; transport prisoners.
Performs related duties as required
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