Applications for the following positions may ONLY be downloaded by following the links below. Please complete the application online and print it; if you do not have available internet access or the ability to print the application, you may visit any branch of the Lafayette Public Library System to use the public computers. For additional information, please call (337) 291-8330.
CLASS TITLE: JUVENILE DETENTION ATTENDANT II
MINIMUM STARTING PAY: HOURLY - $11.25-$14.06/DOE MONTHLY - $1,950-$2,437/DOE
PURPOSE AND NATURE OF WORK
Responsible for supervising and monitoring detainees of the Juvenile Detention Home. Works independently under the general supervision of a JDH Shift Supervisor or the JDH Operations Manager. Position is not supervisory, but may replace a JDH Shift Supervisor and work as an Attendant in Charge on an as need basis or temporary basis. Background checks will be conducted. Will be required to dispense medication. Days, nights and weekend schedules.
High school graduation or equivalent and experience working with and supervising detained juveniles; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.
Positions in this class may be assigned to an apprenticeship as defined by Civil Service Rule IV, Section 6. This requires the employee to complete initial and ongoing training requirements for direct care workers as established by the Department of Children and Family Services within one (1) year for continued employment.
TYPE OF EXAMINATION - Examination will be a written test.
DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: FIRST 30 RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2021 NOON!!