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Deputy Director (Detention Center)

Office: Detention Center
Salary: $50,195 - $60,234 FULL TIME

Announcement Date: 6/16/2022
Closing Date: 7/7/2022

General Statement of Job

Under limited supervision, is responsible for performing a variety of administrative duties in support of the Detention Center and for supervising security operations related to inmates. Ensures that subordinate Detention Center staff operates in accordance with federal, state, and local laws and standards. Ensures the safety of all staff members, visitors, and inmates. Works under stressful, high-risk conditions. Reports to the Detention Center Director.

Minimum Training and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree Preferred or high school diploma and vocational/technical school training in law enforcement and security with other training as required and PR-24 certification, basic jail certification, jail management, CPR certification, and standard first aid certification; and one to two years of on-the-job experience as a Detention Officer; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities. Must possess a valid S.C. driver’s license.


Fairfield County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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