Public Safety Officer Residential Re-Entry Center
Volunteers of America Western New York - Rochester, NY

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Make a Difference in Someone's Life!

This position is a support function working in a residential facility housing criminal justice clients and those in recovery, and is responsible, as a team member, to facilitate a safe living environment for anyone on site. Coordinate the functions of residents in compliance with all state, federal and local agencies regulations.

Public Safety Office Residential Re- Entry Center

(Full-time and Per Diem Positions Available!)

Job Summary

The Public Safety Officer plays an integral role in the Re-Entry Center objectives by:

  • Protecting the welfare and safety of residents, staff and shelter in a manner which ensures all residents are treated fairly, with respect and accordance with agency guidelines and protocols
  • Supports and re-enforces client program plans as defined by the Case Manager
  • Works with the unit team for timely communication and processing of required paperwork
  • Maintains knowledge of client population and their needs

  • High school diploma or GED, coupled with previous work experience in an applicable environment or in a security based setting
  • Strong interpersonal and crisis management skills
  • Knowledge of and the ability to implement safe evacuation and disaster procedures
  • Clean New York State Driver’s License
  • Must be able to pass all applicable background checks prior to start