Job Information

Organization: Monroe County Department of Human Services

Posting Start: 03/12/2021

Location: Rush, NY

Job Title: Senior Youth Detention Worker, prov.*

Posting End: 12/31/2021


A Brief Job Description:

SALARY: $37,295 – $47,299 annually

LOCATION: Monroe County Department of Human Services- Children’s Detention Center, Located at 400 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush NY 14543

JOB SUMMARY:
This is a custodial position responsible for the direction of the supervision, guidance and corrective direction of adolescent youth who reside in the Monroe County Children’s Center (a Specialized/Secure Detention Facility), usually by court order. Duties include court ordered transporting of youth as well as participation in the orientation and training of Youth Detention Workers. Employees work a variety of shifts and schedules and physically restrain youth when conditions arise. This position differs from Youth Detention Worker by virtue of its higher level of responsibility regarding the supervision and scheduling of staff and assistance to medical staff. The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of a Supervising Youth Detention Worker or other higher-level staff member. Lead supervision is exercised over Youth Detention Workers. Does related work as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma plus EITHER:
1. One (1) year paid full time or its part time equivalent experience providing custodial care, recreation, counseling or guidance (including vocational guidance), casework, or instruction to youth (up to and including age twenty-one [21]) in a facility, institution, or agency; or in law
enforcement, corrections, or security work, or as military police; OR,
2. Successful completion of thirty (30) college semester credit hours; OR,
3. An equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Candidates for employment with Monroe County Government will be required to pass a pre-employment drug test, along with a background investigation. Failure to meet the standards may result in disqualification. If you are appointed, you will be required to possess a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in New York State or otherwise demonstrate your capacity to meet the transportation needs of the position.

RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT:
Applicant must be a resident of Monroe County at the time of appointment and for at least four (4) months at the time of examination.

The term provisional means that you will be required to take the next Civil Service examination for this title, and place among the top three (3) candidates on the examination list in order to be eligible for permanent appointment.

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Contact Information:

APPLY ONLINE OR SEND CIVIL SERVICE APPLICATION TO:
MONROE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
111 WESTFALL ROAD – HUMAN RESOURCES RM.752B
ROCHESTER, NY 14620