Do you have a passion for helping others and making a positive impact on your community? Join Dismas Charities as a Resident Monitor!
Dismas is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit providers specializing in community based adult re-entry programs. We provide quality, cost effective community based residential and non-residential supervision and treatment services.
Enjoy meaningful work, an indoor work environment, and competitive pay and benefits.
ABOUT THE POSITION
The Resident Monitor monitors the custody, security, control, and maintenance of the facility and residents. Primary responsibilities include:
Monitoring Residents. Observes, documents, and ensures the accountability of all residents while within the facility and in the community by enforcing all rules, responsibilities, and restrictions assigned to residents. Provides control and documentation of transactions regarding all money, subsistence, medications, first-aid supplies, mail, visitors, accountability checks, and telephone calls.
Assisting with Managing Program Services. Assists and supports Counselors, with resident programming that may include but not be limited to: installing electronic monitoring equipment, visiting residents in the homes and places of employment; and providing alcohol and urine surveillance testing.
Monitoring the Facility. Conducts and documents scheduled internal and external inspections of the premises to maintain the health, safety and accountability of the residents. Ensures physical plant safety/sanitation standards are maintained.
Maintaining Working Knowledge/Following all Procedures and Policies. Outlined in the Statement of Work and Operations Manuals. Proficiency in knowledge and operations of emergency drills, life safety, facility sanitation, escapes and unusual occurrence procedures.
Other Duties. Additional duties may be assigned by the Director. These Programs operate with the understanding that the Federal or State Contracting Authority and/or Executive Management has the right to modify their operating standards, to include staffing requirements and qualifications, as needed, to ensure quality and continuation of services. These changes may affect your qualifications for continued employment in this specific job category or classification.
The relief shift schedule varies. Candidates must be available to work evening and weekend shifts when needed.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
A Resident Monitor must uphold organizational values, treat people with respect, work with integrity and maintain confidentiality. The ideal candidate will:
- Possess a High School diploma or equivalent.
- Demonstrate the ability to work with individuals and groups in both routine and emergency situations.
- Have one year of paid work experience.
- Possess the ability to manage difficult or emotional situations.
- Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness.
- Have a valid drivers' license per BOP requirements.
Why Work Here?Dismas Charities gives men and women releasing from state and federal incarceration the skills and motivation to re-enter society as contributing members. The work of Dismas is to end the cycle of victimization and to heal the human spirit.
Dismas offers rewarding work, opportunity for advancement, excellent benefits and the opportunity to be a part of a dynamic team.