Geo Reentry Services
Security Monitor Operations Counselor
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Newark Map
Posted: 08/22/2019
Closing: 09/21/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Geo Reentry Services
Job description

Facility: THE HARBOR

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary

  • This position maintains an orderly environment within the assigned unit or area of the facility and performs standard operating procedures in accordance with facility policies and procedures as required by Company and client contractual requirements. The operations counselor follows daily schedules and conducts him/herself in an exemplary manner at all times.
  • Shift information: openings on 1st  7am -3pm, 2nd- 3pm -11pm, 3rd shift 11pm -7am.  overtime may be requested and may be mandated due to facility needs.
  • Starting Wages are $11.75 per hour plus benefits and PTO

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervises all resident movement within the assigned unit/area.
  • Reports resident accidents or injuries to supervisor.
  • Provides orientation to new residents and discharges residents.
  • Performs scheduled resident headcounts and completes written count reports.
  • Conducts daily inspections and searches of resident sleeping quarters and body searches.
  • Monitors eye drug testing.
  • Reports all resident behavioral problem incidents in writing to supervisor and conducts appropriate crisis intervention.
  • Collects urine samples for random and routine substance abuse screenings of residents as required.
  • Transports residents by company vehicle to out-of-facility appointments.
  • Remains at assigned security check point and monitors security cameras to maintain safe and secure orderly environment for residents during the daily scheduled activities.
  • Enforces the facility rules of conduct with the residents.
  • Supervises resident visitation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

 

Job requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent;
  • One year of general work experience. 
  • Required skills include: time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work overtime as requested.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.
  • Valid driver's license.
Security Monitor Operations Counselor