Associate offering 10 years of people management experience in multi-role environments. Motivational team leader with neat and professional demeanor. Organized, friendly and outgoing with exceptional communication and time management abilities. Seeking leadership role with room for advancement.
Customer service focus
Hiring and recruitment knowledge
Sergeant of Correctional Officers, 06/2010
to 09/2012 Texas Department of Department of Criminal Justice – Gatesville,
TX Responsible for the care, custody and control of offender population to include mass offender movement, disciplinary housing coordination and uses of force. Role as a supervisor included, daily shift turnouts, safety meetings and scheduled training. Also responsible for time-off requests and denials, quarterly and annual employee evaluations and employee disciplinary.
Safe Prisons Sergeant, 06/2010
to 07/2011 Texas Department of Criminal Justice – Gatesville,
TX Responsible for the agency's federally mandated Safe Prison Act which was created in an attempt to lessen prison rape and violence. Responsibilities included classification and housing of offenders, conducting interviews of potential victims and predators inside the offender population and actively participating in investigations of alleged assaults.
American Correctional Accreditation (ACA) Coordinator / Field Training Officer (FTO), 08/2005
to 05/2010 Texas Department of Criminal Justice – Gatesville,
TX Created and maintained over 480 ACA folders which listed required standards by department for ACA accreditation. Coordinator ensured the unit's standards were being met by updating folders with policy changes, requiring specific department head reviews and signatures. Also elected member of regional ACATeam requiring active role in auditing unit's within Region 6 ensuring standards were being met for potential and/or on-going accreditation. In addition, this position also included the collateral duties of both Chemical and Key Control Officer ensuring security, maintenance and accountability of all the unit's keys and chemicals. During this time I was also selected to be the Unit's Field Training Officer responsible for traing and documenting newly assigned officers to the unit.