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TRANSPORTATION/DETENTION OFFICER
AUSTIN TX 73301
Category: Other
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Job code: lhw-e0-90671021

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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TRANSPORTATION/DETENTION OFFICER
Perform various duties related to detention, safeguarding, security and escort of violators of immigration laws, exercise surveillance over detainees, and maintain order and discipline, attend to sheltering, feeding, and physical well being of detainees, and counseling of alien detainees on personal matters. Guard detainees at deportation or exclusion hearings, recognize potentially hazardous health, safety, security, or discipline problems, supervise voluntary work details, and encourage participation in organized recreational activities. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: General Duties: >Provide overall security and remain with and guard detainee(s) until given further instructions by the Shift Supervisor (SS). >Ensure weapon and ammunition are safeguarded at all times. >Required to wear approved duty uniform with shoes or boots and uniform web gear (i.e., duty belt, holster, handcuffs, cuff case, and magazine pouch). >Ensure all credentials are carried at all times >Must wear company provided body armor. >Must arrive to work in full uniform and wear uniform while at the site. Airport Transports (if so tasked): >Escort detainee(s) to/from inbound flights and arrival/departure gates at the designated location specified by the SS or higher authority. >Constantly guard detainee(s) constantly, with a minimum of public contact, during the time prior to boarding the aircraft. >Ascertain that there are no unobservable exits that might allow the detainee to escape. >Remain at the gate until the carrier gate attendant verbally verifies the aircraft departure. >Verify the detainees departure in writing to the SS and Department of Homeland Security/Immigrations and Customs Enforcement. >Remain at the gate until the arriving alien has been taken into custody, unless the flight has been canceled or the SS has given verification that other arrangements have been made. >Must wear reflective vests to all airports General Transportation: >Operate company provided vehicle to transport detainee(s). >Ensure detainee(s) are properly prepared for and transported in accordance with Performance-Based National Detention Standards. Preparation includes: Patting down all detainees prior to boarding vehicles. Applying appropriate restraints prior to hoarding vehicles. Monitoring detainees to ensure appropriate behavior during transport. Securing detainee transfer paperwork in the vehicle and ensuring appropriate distribution upon delivery of detainees to destinations. >Return all vehicles to yard with full gas tanks at all times >Remove trash from vehicles daily. >Complete Mileage Log at completion of each trip; must be legible and accurate. >Complete and submit After Action Reports with exact/precise details. >Ensure inventory of detainee baggage/valuables has been properly completed by visual examination of appropriate documentation. >Thoroughly inspect transport vehicles (pre and post trip) to include: Checking the condition of the vehicles safety equipment including horn, lights, wipers, flares, etc. Checking the gas gauge to ensure sufficient fuel for projected run. Checking condition of tires >Advising the SS at least 45 days in advance of expiration of CDL and medical certificate. Other Transports: Providing security for those detainees hospitalized around the clock at local/various hospitals; As such, Transport Officers assigned as Hospital Officers shall: >Safeguard the detainee at a hospital or clinic when they are undergoing medical examination, when ordered by the PM, COTR, designated ICE Officer, or in an emergency. >Remain with the detainee admitted to the hospital until relieved by another Detention Officer. >Keep the detainee under 24-hour supervision in constant sight and surveillance. >Not fraternize with clinic/hospital staff or with casual visitors to the clinic/hospital. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: >Must be a U.S. Citizen >Must possess a HS di

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