New Job Officer-Prisoner Escort In Ontario

Officer-Prisoner Escort
Officer-Prisoner Escort

Officer-Prisoner Escort

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Salary : $30.64 an hour
Location : Ontario

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Posting Title: Officer-Prisoner Escort Department: Prisoner Escort Bureau Status: Regular, Part-Time Hourly Wage: $30.64 Grade: H7 Open Positions: 10 Job ID: 303932 Additional Info: *** See Below Open Date: 2023-04-18 Close Date: 2023-05-02

Position Summary

Are you confident, physically fit and highly motivated with excellent communication skills, an ability to maintain composure, and experience in maintaining order and authority? Are you looking to make the next step in your career? If so, apply below and join Peel Regional Police – one of Canada’s most progressive police services!
As an Officer-Prisoner Escort within our Prisoner Escort Bureau , you will be responsible for transporting and escorting prisoners, with accountability for the safety and security of persons in their charge .


What will your typical day look like? Escorts prisoners to and from Ontario Court of Justice and Superior Court of Justice courtrooms, providing security and control at all times. Transports prisoners to and from Ministry institutions and divisional holding cell facilities. Performs searches of prisoners brought into the cell area and seizes hazardous items, as required. Applies security restraints to inmates being transported to and from detention facilities or courtrooms. Screens the public entering the courthouse for weapons, using magnetometers and hand held scanning wands. Answers telephone inquiries from Court Services personnel, Court Clerks, Judicial members, divisional officers, other police departments, and Ministry of Corrections personnel. Maintains accurate records of prisoner location, court disposition, and officer's memo notebook at all times; ensures the secure storage of prisoner's property. Inspects vehicles, cuffs, cells, and defensive weapons to ensure the safety and reliability of equipment. Performs additional duties as assigned.


Enough about us, lets talk about you!
You are someone with: A High School Diploma or equivalent, plus additional police science courses and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience A minimum of one year related experience required MS Outlook-Preferred Valid Certificate in First Aid and CPR Effective oral communication skills Demonstrated physical ability to perform all activities Ability to handle stressful situations in a positive manner Valid Ontario Driver's Licence (Class G) with full driving privileges

Applicable Tests

You will be required to successfully complete the following tests:
MS Outlook
Physical Fitness
Medical Test
Psychological/Personality Asmt

Additional Information

What we offer
The wage for this r egular, part-time position is $30.64 per hour and is complemented by a highly competitive compensation package; a comprehensive benefit program, including employer-paid Health/Dental and Life Insurance is offered semi-annually and OMERS Pension Plan effective upon date of hire.
Peel Regional Police is committed to providing resources and development opportunities for continual growth of staff. This includes (but is not limited to) providing internal opportunities, tuition reimbursement for continuing education, free on-site learning/training programs and providing any required equipment to support the safe and effective delivery of services.
Peel Regional Police is committed to ensuring the health and wellness of its employees and offers many programs and services in support of work-life balance and both personal and professional wellness. From wellness protection for you and your family, to state-of-the-art fitness facilities available to you free of charge, to structured programs to nurture your intellectual, physical and emotional wellness, we’ve got you covered.
About us
Peel Regional Police, the second largest municipal police service in Ontario, polices the cities of Mississauga and Brampton, with a population of almost 1.4 million residents, and Pearson International Airport, which saw an estimated 12.7 million people pass through in 2021. We are committed to our Vision of 'A Safer Community Together'. Everything we do is driven by our Mission, Vision and Values and we pride ourselves in being accountable to our community.
Peel Regional Police is acknowledged as one of Canada’s most progressive police services. A proactive approach to problem-solving, a dedication to professional excellence and a reputation for making the community a better place in which to live and work – these are the hallmarks of Peel Regional Police.
The next step is yours!
Candidates must apply by 10:59 P.M. on Tuesday May 2, 2023
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted via email, be sure to check inbok and junk mail regularly. No agency contact and/or referrals, please.
Applicants in consideration for hire shall be subject to a thorough background investigation that includes, but is not limited to, police checks with local, provincial and out-of-country law enforcement agencies, if required, education credentials, credit and financial inquiries, and personal and work references.
This position DOES NOT allow for remote working arrangements.
Pursuant to the requirements of P.R.P. Directive I-A-241(F), an applicant must consent to his/her ongoing participation in the Wellness Check In Program for the duration of the assignment, and must be deemed “suitable” to commence such duties based upon the pre-entry assessment of a clinical psychologist under contract to the Service in order to be confirmed as the successful applicant.
Anticipated recruitment timeframe for shortlisted applicants is as follows: Testing and Mini interviews the week of May 1st Physical testing the week of May 8th Panel Interviews the week of May 15th Background checks, Medical assessments and Psychological testing the week of May 22nd Anticipated start date of July 17th
This is an extensive hiring process and applicants must be availble for each stage of the process.