Arapahoe County Detention Crew Leader in Aurora, Colorado
While the salary range for this position is $1,434.96 - $1,852.77 Bi-Weekly, the *ANTICIPATED HIRING SALARY is $1,593.60 Bi-Weekly
2021 Benefits Summary
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES Under the general supervision of the Facilities Maintenance Foreman this position supervises sentenced misdemeanors and minimum and medium custody felons (Inmate Workers) in a variety of duties associated with the cleaning and maintenance of Detention Facility and its grounds.
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The following duty statements are illustrative of the essential functions of the job and do not include other non-essential or marginal duties that may be required. In addition, the Sheriff's Office reserves the right to change the duties and essential functions of this job at any time.
- Supervises and trains inmate workers in a variety of jobs associated with the cleaning, maintenance, and care of the Detention Facility.
- Participates in or directs trustees in the set-up of venues and special events.
- Maintains grounds to include lawn care, sweeping, and removing snow.
- Performs minor repairs and painting.
- Restock supplies used by both staff and inmates on a daily basis.
- Uses electrical cleaning equipment in the cleaning of the facility during shift hours assigned (i.e. vacuum cleaners, shampoo machines, high speed buffers).
- Participates in or may direct custodial tasks i.e. emptying and cleaning waste receptacles; moping, stripping, waxing and buffing floors, cleaning vents, fans, walls, sanitizing restrooms.
- Participates in or may direct bio hazard and chemical clean up.
- Performs routine maintenance on facility custodial equipment when applicable, such as changing vacuum cleaner belts and bags, and changing buffer machine pads.
- Operates computers and standard office equipment including commonly used computer software programs as required by the position.
- Maintains regular and acceptable attendance at such level as determined at the Sheriff's Office discretion.
- Is available and willing to work weekends, holidays, and such overtime per day or per week as the Sheriff's Office determines are necessary to meet its needs.
- Performs duties both on and offsite.
- Interacts effectively with others.May be assigned other duties as necessary
- May be assigned other duties as necessary.
- Knowledge of general housekeeping methods and practices to include floor care.
- Skilled in conflict resolution.
- Ability to operate computers and commonly used computer software programs, as well as other standard office equipment required by the position.
- Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
- Ability to perform the physical tasks assigned to this position.
- Ability to get along with co-workers and establish and maintain effective working relationships.
- Ability to operate the power equipment used in the tasks associated with this position.
- Ability to organize, direct, observe, and control inmate workers.
- Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written English.
- Ability to interact in a professional manner with staff and the public.
EDUCATION: High School graduate or GED Equivalent.
EXPERIENCE: No specific requirement.
CERTIFICATIONS / LICENSES: Must possess a valid Colorado Driver's License and be able to obtain CPR and First Aid certification within the initial status period.
- Supervision experience over others.
- Two (2) years experience in general maintenance and care of buildings and grounds.
Any equivalent combination of education and or experience that satisfy the preferred qualifications. NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess a valid Driver's License
- Must be able to obtain CPR and First Aid certification within the initial status period. Supplemental Information
REQUIRED EXAMINATIONS: The screening process for any position within the Sheriff's Office may include written test(s), an oral interview, skills test(s) and/or other selection methods designed to measure applicants' ability to perform the essential functions of the job they are seeking. Required examinations may also include, upon a conditional job offer: Polygraph Examination. Psychological Evaluation (for certain positions). Medical Examination, including a drug screen. Background Investigation. This will include, but is not limited to contact with the applicant's former employers, associates, neighbors and other pertinent sources. Applicant's military history, school records, police records and driving record will also be investigated. All examinations are conducted by qualified/licensed individuals designated by the Sheriff's Office at the Sheriff's Office expense.
EXPECTED DURATION OF THE APPLICATION PROCESS: Due to the nature of the application and selection process for the Sheriff's Office, applicants can reasonably expect the application process to take a significant amount of time to complete before a decision is made to hire or not to hire. Typically, it takes approximately 8 to 12 weeks from the date of application to complete the entire selection process. The length of time it takes to complete the process can vary depending on a variety of factors. Please note that this is an estimated duration of the selection process. Deputy Sheriff Recruit applicants, who are not POST certified, can expect the process to take approximately 3 to 4 months from the application deadline to complete the entire selection process. This is due to the volume of applicants going through the selection process. If you have questions regarding the application process, please contact the Human Resources Section at (720) 874-4118.
WORK SCHEDULES: Employees are required to work the time periods and/or shifts, rotational and/or stationary, and location assignment, consistent with the needs of the Sheriff's Office.
DUTY ASSIGNMENTS: All applicants hired by the Sheriff serve at the pleasure of the Sheriff of Arapahoe County and may be assigned to any of the agencies bureaus, sections or units at the discretion of the Sheriff or his duly appointed representative. Employment is at the will and pleasure of the Sheriff, per Colorado State Statute: 30-10-506. Written policies and other manuals do not alter the at will status of employment.
INITIAL STATUS PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: Successful applicants are subject to an initial status period of employment. This initial status period is 12 months for all positions. The initial status period is regarded as part of the applicant's examination process and will be utilized for purposes of employee evaluation, training and adjustment to the demands of the profession. New employees, who fail to perform satisfactorily during the period, may be separated from the Sheriff's Office, depending on the circumstance of each case.
APPLICANT DISQUALIFICATION FACTORS: Applicants are advised that areas for disqualification from further consideration include, but are not limited to, the following: Illegal Drug Use. Applicants who have recent illegal drug usage will be disqualified. Recent drug use includes marijuana within 1 year and all other illegal drug use within the past 5 years. All other illegal drug use will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Any felony conviction Driving Record Outside activities which may be deemed a conflict of interest Revelation or discovery of assaultive behavior Documented record of prior work performance Unsuccessful completion of any basic requirement Inability to perform the essential functions of the position Police history - type, frequency and nature of contacts(s). Providing false or misleading information during the application / selection process.
It is the policy of the Sheriff's Office to not discuss the reasons why applicants were not selected for hire. There is no flexibility to this policy. Applicants may be notified of their disqualification at any point in the selection process. If you receive such a notice, it simply means that you do not meet our standards at this time. Receiving this notice does not indicate that you are ineligible to apply with other agencies.
POLICY ON REAPPLICATION Applicants who failed a written test may reapply and retest no sooner than six months from the date of they took the written test. All other applicants who are disqualified can reapply with the Sheriff's Office no sooner than one year from the date of notification of non-selection.
FOR COMPLETE BENEFITS INFORMATION PLEASE CLICK THE FOLLOWING LINK https://www.arapahoegov.com/DocumentCenter/View/2385/Benefit-Summary?bidId=
We are an equal employment opportunity employer who fully supports and complies with the ADA. EOE M/F/D/V Should you require an accommodation to apply for this position, please contact the Sheriff's Office Human Resources section at 720-874-4120.
Salary: $38,210.12 - $57,304.00 Annually
Location: 80112, CO
Job Type: Full-time
Department: Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office
Job Number: 2020-CL
Closing: 3/13/2021 11:59 PM Mountain
Agency: Arapahoe County
Address: 5334 S. Prince Street Littleton, Colorado, 80120
Phone: (303) 795-4482