Organization: Monroe County Department of Human Services
Posting Start: 03/12/2021
Location: Rush, NY
Job Title: Youth Detention Worker
Posting End: 12/31/2021
A Brief Job Description:
SALARY: $36,279 – 41,674 annually
LOCATION: Monroe County Department of Human Services – Detention Center, Located at 400 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush NY 14543
This is a custodial position responsible for the constant supervision and observation primarily of adolescent youth residing in the Monroe County Children’s Center (a secure detention facility), usually by Family Court Order. Duties involve providing direction, guidance, and instruction in planned and unplanned instructional and recreational activities and daily living routines. Duties also involve performing court ordered transport of Persons in Need of Supervision (PINS) and Juvenile Delinquent youth (JD’s). Youth Detention Workers work a
variety of shifts and schedules and physically restrain youth when conditions arise. The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of Senior Youth Detention Workers and Supervising Youth Detention Workers with wide latitude allowed in the performance of duties. Does related work as required.
Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma.
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.
Applicant must be a resident of Monroe County at the time of appointment.
Application are being accepted until the positions are filled.
Apply online or send Civil Service application to:
Monroe County Department of Human Services
111 Westfall Road – Human Resources Room 752B
Rochester, NY 14620