Correction Officer, Prison
About this job
WELLINGTON AND NEWTOWN ROIs ONLY. We are searching for Corrections Officers, for permanent full-time positions for Rimutaka and Arohata. We are seeking candidates who are passionate about helping others, want to work in a people related role, are good role models within their community, understand and demonstrate our departmental Values of Whanau, Kaitiaki, Rangatira, Manaaki and Wairua, possess skills and experience relevant to working in a varied and challenging environment, demonstrate strong integrity and high safety awareness. The role of a Corrections Officer is about influencing offenders to make the right choices, take the right action at the right time and support their pathway towards an offence-free lifestyle. Our Correction Officers, men and women, come from all walks of life and bring a wide range of attributes and life experiences with them. In this job your contribution counts. If this sounds like you, apply today!
Must be eligible to work in NZ with at least 12 months remaining on your Visa. Hold a Full or Restricted drivers licence - Must be able to get Full within a short period of time (International licences also eligible) You must declare any conflicts of interest, previous convictions and affiliations with people who have criminal associations Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test Be able to pass a medical assessment and physical readiness assessment.
- Days of work
- Rotating roster including weekends (40 hours per week)
- Pay Details
- Starting at $59,519pa - increase with qualifications
- Job Category
- Prison Officers
- Career Level
- Trainee/apprentice (0 - 6 months)
- Driver Licence
- Full, Restricted(Class 1) - Car Licence
- Pre-employment drug test required
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