Sumter County is Presently Seeking:
Correctional Officers for the Sumter-Lee Regional Detention Center
Examples of Work Performed: :
Under regular supervision, provides the proper detention and care of persons lawfully incarcerated and maintains the safety, security and welfare of inmates, staff and the general public. Books and releases inmates. Oversees the activities of inmates, including those assigned to work release and house arrest programs. Maintains and submits required records. Books new inmates, performing such duties as conducting criminal history and medical background checks, classifying inmates, issuing clothing and supplies, preparing inventories of personal property, entering all pertinent booking data into computer, taking ID photographs, fingerprinting, conducting drug tests, assigning quarters, etc.