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Juvenile Corrections Officer

Job Opportunity
Juvenile Correctional Officer

Wanted men and women to provide for the safety and security of misguided youth and help redirect
them. Northwest Ohio Juvenile Detention, Training and Rehabilitation Center is hiring Full time, Part
Time and Intermittent staff who want to make a difference in the lives of at-risk youth. Juvenile
Correctional Officers (JCO’s) work a rotating 12-hour shift that may include night shifts, weekends and
holidays. Our JCO’s work 14-days out of the month which is 26-weeks out of the WHOLE year! We offer
great insurance options, OPERS retirement plan, vacation, sick time and holidays! Starting pay
$15.03/hr. Paid training provided. Applications are available at the detention center, by emailing
adriannefirman@nwojdc.com , or visiting www.nwojdc.com

Juvenile Corrections Officer – Part Time

Minimum Qualifications To meet employment eligibility requirements for appointment as a Juvenile Corrections Officer, a person must: Be nineteen years of age or older Be of good moral character (e.g., no disqualifying criminal history or violations of moral turpitude) Have obtained a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) Have a valid driver’s license Have a good driving record Have reliable transportation Have and maintain telephone services for on-call or emergency recalls. Must be reliable and motivated towards helping others; be mature, patient and show evidence of personal qualities or character and empathy; be able to use good judgement, able to control temper, relate in a friendly manner and follow guidelines, policies and procedures; be able to work in close contact with juvenile detainees and must be able to work with emotionally disturbed and/or violent children. Officers work a flexible schedule that may include night shifts, weekends and holidays. This job has the potential of becoming full time. Starting pay $15.03/hr. Applications are available online at nwojdc.com or at the center.

Juvenile Corrections Officer – Intermittent/On Call

Minimum Qualifications To meet employment eligibility requirements for appointment as a Juvenile Corrections Officer, a person must: Be nineteen years of age or older Be of good moral character (e.g., no disqualifying criminal history or violations of moral turpitude) Have obtained a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) Have a valid driver’s license Have a good driving record Have reliable transportation Have and maintain telephone services for on-call or emergency recalls. Must be reliable and motivated towards helping others; be mature, patient and show evidence of personal qualities or character and empathy; be able to use good judgement, able to control temper, relate in a friendly manner and follow guidelines, policies and procedures; be able to work in close contact with juvenile detainees and must be able to work with emotionally disturbed and/or violent children. Officers work a flexible schedule that may include night shifts, weekends and holidays. This job has the potential of becoming full time. Starting pay $15.03/hr. Applications are available online at nwojdc.com or at the center.

Interrested applicants must submit resume along with an employment application.   Employment application available by visiting www.nwojdc.com. Mail to: Northwest Ohio Juvenile Detention, Training & Rehabilitation Center  03389 Co Rd 24 25 Stryker OH 43557 or email to adriannefirman@nwojdc.com For complete job description, e:mail adriannefirman@nwojdc.com

Preference may be given to applicants who: have acquired a baccalaureate degree conferred by a college or university accredited by an accrediting organization; have one or more year(s) of experience in full-time corrections, or with a juvenile agency that deals with offenders, or emotionally disturbed and/or violent children; or those who have served honorably in the U.S. military.