Under general supervision, enforces the laws of the State of Oklahoma and answers calls for service. Under general supervision provides a safe and secure environment for citizens who conduct business at the Tulsa County Courthouse and employees of the Tulsa County Courthouse. Under general supervision, is responsible for the custody of all inmates in the David L. Moss Criminal Justice Center, maintaining their security during their time of incarceration and assuming responsibility for all their needs during detention, while utilizing the principles of Direct Supervision.
Reports to & handles all calls for service; writes necessary reports for various incidents, to include, writing reports on all criminal cases; maintains records; conducts unscheduled patrols through neighborhoods and business districts for crime prevention; transports inmates to and from various locations within the state, if need be, and assists with transportation of public officials, VIPs and/or citizens of Tulsa County as assigned. Responsible for maintaining the security of crime scenes for the Criminal Investigations Unit. Responsible for custody and control of inmates, security of facilities, physical movement of inmates, and all inmate records needs. Completes facility logs. Pulls and searches all inmates leaving the facility. Searches inmate workers before entry into housing units. Searches all new intakes and transports to cells. Conducts shakedowns and inspections of cells as needed. Seizes property. Inspects all areas of the facility and reports all maintenance problems and unsafe conditions. Inspects cleaning materials and supplies that enter cells. Assists nurses on pill passes. Pulls and searches inmates for sick calls, doctor’s visits, dental visits, church services and GED classes. Checks and searches, if necessary, all visitors. Observes inmate visitation. Oversees inmate exercise. Observes commissary distribution. Feeds inmates. Completes and issues property/money release authorizations. Distributes and collects inmate requests for legal materials, visitor cards, prisoner worker status applications, incoming and outgoing mail and library materials. Reviews, answers and distributes inmates’ requests and grievances and assists inmates with the kiosk system for filing of grievances and/or requests. Issues and collects razors daily and oversees the arrangement of haircuts within the housing units. Ensures that all inmates have routine access to showers. Assists in the distribution of hygiene products, clean clothing, clean linens and clean beddings to inmates. Reports any criminal intelligence to supervisor. Safeguards keys. Directly oversees inmate workers as assigned. Perform other duties as assigned.
Skilled in basic typing; basic crime investigations and, application of principles of supervision. Knowledge of: 800 radio system/10 Codes; desktop computers; inter-departmental correspondence; departmental policies, rule and regulations and basic crime investigation. Ability to: gain respect and cooperation of others; keep alert and vigilant; exercise initiative and independent judgment; understand and follow oral and written instructions; and deal tactfully with others.
Education / Experience
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and 60 accredited college hours (According to T.C.S.O. Policy). One year CLEET Certified experience in certified capacity. Submit a DD-214 with an Honorable Discharge to receive five incentive points for Veteran’s Preference.
(The ONE Year CLEET Certified experience in certified capacity can be waived if the applicant is already a Sheriff’s Office Employee).
Starting at $3,390/month
Applications from persons who have felony convictions, pending criminal charges or are on probation will not be considered.
An equal opportunity drug free workplace employer
How to Apply
Apply in person – Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the Faulkner Building.
Printable Employment Application -Download a PDF document to be completed by hand, with this link.
Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office
Dave Faulkner Building
303 W. 1st Street
Tulsa, Oklahoma 74103