Seven (7) years of experience in security operations in a medium/maximum security facility including one (1) year of supervisory correctional experience AND successful graduation from an accredited correctional academy. A bachelor’s degree in criminal justice or a related field is preferred. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted. Education may not be substituted for supervisory experience.
It is the policy of Allegheny County that in order to receive a final offer of employment, candidates must successfully pass a background check, which includes verification of Allegheny County Real Estate Tax status, and drug/medical examinations as required for the position. The pre-employment drug screen must be completed within 48 hours of the acceptance of the conditional offer of employment.