Correctional Officer

Deadline Date: 07 Aug 2020

Do you have a desire to work for Correctional Services? If so, then consider this rewarding opportunity with the Ministry of the Solicitor General, 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. The Ontario Public Service is committed to your training. This is an exciting time to join Correctional Services as it undertakes transformation!

There are a total of 112 positions across Ontario.

Posting Date:
15 Jun 2020
City:
Thunder Bay, Kenora, Fort Frances
Province:
Address:
Start Date:
Type:
Casual
Hours:
varied
Wage:
$27.92 – $32.83 per hour
Number of positions:
112
Days of work:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Occupation:
Other
Duties:

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

Qualifications:

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

Misc.:

For additional information about the position, please visit www.ontario.ca/correctionsjobs or contact Jennifer Roukkula, Regional Recruiter by email to jennifer.roukkula@ontario.ca or text/call 807-708-1049

Closing Date/Apply by:
07 Aug 2020
How To Apply:

Please apply directly to the online job posting: https://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/Preview.aspx?Language=English&JobID=150461

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
Jennifer Roukkula
Position Title:
Regional Recruiter
Company Name:
Ministry of the Solicitor General, CSRU
Address:
270 Windsor St
City:
ThunderBay
Province:
ON
Postal Code:
P7B1V6
Phone:
807-708-1049
E-mail:
jennifer.roukkula@ontario.ca
Web Address:
www.ontario.ca/correctionsjobs