Good place to work but with high stress and poor life balance.
Field Training Officer-Detentions (Current Employee) – Houston, TX 77002 – May 8, 2018
Reports to and receives assignments, instructions, and direction from Sergeants, Lieutenants, and Captains. Trains and approves all incoming Detention Officers within the Harris County Jail Facility for employment. Reads pass-on logs and receives activity briefings from off-going shift personnel. Supervises and monitors jail inmates, and detects and deters improper or unacceptable behavior. Controls and directs inmates while out of cell areas during transfers, work assignments, meals, recreation, etc. Directs inmates into Inmate Processing Center and performs searches of individuals and jail cells to locate weapons or contraband. Prepares logs, records, and reports of jail activities, Performs other duties and activities as directed.
Working and approving Harris County Sheriff's Office Probation Detention Officers.