Date Posted: May 11, 2023
Application Deadline: June 30, 2023
Job Type: Full-Time / Permanent
As a Correctional Peace Officer, you will be a valued member of a team that is essential to maintaining the safety and security of a centre. You will perform a variety of security functions to ensure the care and custody of offenders while also ensuring the safety of centre staff and the public. In this environment, you will monitor offender movement, conduct patrols and counts, manage behaviour, complete searches and complete administrative duties associated with the Correctional Peace Officer role, including report writing and data entry. As you will be working directly with offenders, providing support and guidance, acting as a positive role model, and developing an in-depth knowledge of behaviors and personalities is fundamental in order to succeed in this role. You will be highly motivated to work with offenders and thrive in a demanding and stressful work environment. Well-developed interpersonal skills, sound judgment and a professional demeanor are essential to this position. You must have the ability to function effectively in a team environment and possess critical thinking skills. Well-developed verbal and written communication, along with basic computer skills are necessary to ensure success in this position. Proven leadership skills and the ability to manage conflicts effectively are also essential.
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the following competencies:
**Recruitment for this position is ongoing; apply ASAP.
Submit your application online at: https://www.alberta.ca/government-of-alberta-jobs.aspx
Company Name: Government of Alberta
Address: 8th Floor, Park Plaza, 10611 98 Avenue
Postal/Zip Code: T5K 2P7
Contact Person: Thelma Finch
Contact Person Job Title: Human Resources, Talent Pool Administrator