Transport Officer

  • Employer contact information is available to registered logged-on job seekers who match the job posting requirements (some exceptions do apply). To benefit from all services available to you Logon or Register Now !

General Information

Job Posting ID 3682453 Creation Date Apr 17, 2019
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date May 17, 2019
Job Site Address HASKELL, Texas 79521 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 4

Job Description

LaSalle Corrections and its affiliates currently manage 23 correctional facilities in Louisiana, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico and Georgia with a total inmate capacity of over 13,000, and lease one facility to a law enforcement agency. We actively pursue opportunities throughout the United States.

Rolling Plains Regional Jail and Detention Center— Haskell, TX under the management of LaSalle Corrections is seeking to hire Transport Officers that will be responsible for the custody, discipline, and transfer of inmates assigned to the unit in compliance with company policies and procedures and jail standards established by the Texas Commission on Jail Standards and contracting agencies.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Search for contraband and provide security.
• Responsible for insuring all necessary paperwork for the transfer of inmates/detainees is in order.
• Properly prepare and maintain records, forms and reports, as appropriate.
• Provide custody and security of inmates. Responsible for the transfer of inmates from one agency to another.
• Shall fully inspect the transport vehicle. During inspections, the officer will account for all tools & equipment, inspect the interior & exterior of the vehicle, search for any contraband and ensure that all cages are firmly attached and do not pose a security risk and is safe to drive.
• Read, review and properly apply information found in inmate records which is related to the inmates’ health and safety and to the security of the facility. Provide appropriate information to other personnel.
• Adhere to the Transport Post orders set forth by the company.
• Maintain logs as indicated by the applicable standards.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Valid CDL in state of Texas required (Candidates without CDL will need to get CDL within 90 days of being employed)
• All drivers will have a current Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical clearance card on their persons always while driving.
• Must be able to pass a drug test, background check, and have a clean record
• Must be able to obtain Jailers license through our training program or currently hold a valid jailers license.
• Previous experience preferred
Job Type: Full-time

***Interested in this job?

Click "Show me how to apply" then click "Save this Job to my Interested List".

Your name will then be placed on the employer's contact referral list.

Make sure to follow JOB POSTING CONTACT INFORMATION instructions. ***
Supervisory Experience Required No
Pay Up to $19.03 / HR
Additional Pay Details $17.05 hourly without CDL.
$19.03 hourly with CDL.
Candidates without CDL will need to get CDL within 90 days of being employed
Shift Rotating Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
Benefits
  • Medical/Health Insurance Plan
  • Other Insurance Plans
  • Retirement Plan
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation Leave
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Correctional Officers and Jailers
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Transportation Security Officers
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Bus Drivers, School
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   6 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Taxi Drivers and Chauffeurs
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

- OR -

Occupation Subway and Streetcar Operators
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED


Additional Requirements

Driver's License Type Class C - Standard Driver's License

Answer the following before previewing and printing your application

State agencies will not accept incomplete applications. Complete the following fields if you are viewing and printing your application to submit to a state agency/university. Then select the Preview/Print State of Texas Application button to view your application. Use your browser print option to print.
Job Title Transport Officer
The employer did not provide an internal job posting number. Please locate this number on their web site and enter it here: Job Posting Number.
State Agency Name ROLLING PLAINS REGIONAL JAIL
Job Closing Date May 17, 2019
Open Until Filled No

Limit 1000 characters
How did you first find out about this job?