Goshen County Sheriff

 

 

 

Welcome to the Goshen County Sheriff's Department website. This website provides you, the citizen, with valuable information related to law enforcement services for Goshen County, Wyoming. You can also contact us for questions, comments, or feedback under the ABOUT tab.

Goshen County Sheriff

Job Opportunity

 Control Clerk- Detention Division

 Closing Date:  Open until filled

This position is a full time, benefited position and also requires working shift work, weekends and holidays.

Under supervision of Central Control Supervisor and Sergeant to operate security doors; to control access and movement of inmates, detention personnel and visitors throughout the detention facility security area; to monitor and respond to alert alarms; to monitor inmate activities within and outside the housing pods and within the booking/admissions area; and to ensure all Central Control equipment functions properly.

Examples of Important and Essential Duties

  • Operate various forms of communication equipment including telephone, computer, intercom system and 2-way radio communication system.
  • Enter incident data into computer software system.
  • Check and verify status and identification of visitors to the detention center to ensure admission of only authorized persons.
  • Control access into and throughout the security area of the detention center by use of remote control doors and closed circuit television monitoring systems.
  • Respond to emergency alarms and duress signals; make initial announcements of situation and operating door controls at the same time to allow a rapid response to internal emergencies; assign initial response of officers to affected areas of the facility.
  • Receive phone calls for service and/or information; route and transfer calls as necessary.
  • Monitor detention center alert, alarm and emergency systems; check for proper function; ensure proper operation at all times.
  • Enter data into the computer system via computer terminal with information gained from arresting officers, booking officers or other detention staff.
  • Maintain constant surveillance and observation of deputies.
  • Ensure compliance with detention center policy and procedure and post orders by all personnel.
  • Perform multiple concurrent tasks and manage priorities.

You may go to the Careers tab and download and print the application or stop by the Goshen Co. Detention Center to pick one up.