Prison Intelligence Officer | Western - Beaufort

Prison Intelligence Officer

Application Close Date: 19-Aug-2018
Location:
Western - Beaufort
Category:
Position Type:
Ongoing - full time
Salary/Rate:
$70,209 - $80,739
Job Reference:
DOJ/5630B
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About us

Corrections Victoria Intelligence Service (CVIS) is the overarching intelligence service for Corrections Victoria (CV) and its stakeholders, and forms part of the Security and Emergency Services Group. The CVIS comprises the primary intelligence unit known as the Corrections Victoria Intelligence Unit (CVIU) with intelligence officers located at the twelve public and two private prison facilities in Victoria.

Langi Kal Kal (LKK) Prison is on the Western Highway at Trawalla, 150 kilometres west of Melbourne. The Prison provides minimum-security accommodation for male prisoners. As a prison, it has been re-established as a working farm with a focus on preparing offenders for reintegration to the community.

About the role

As the Prison Intelligence Officer at Langi Kal Kal, your primary role will be to provide a centrally located and identifiable focal point within the prison facility for all intelligence related matters. In the role, you will assist prison management in maintaining the security, good order and management of prison facilities by gathering, recording, analysing and disseminating information in order to prevent prisoner escapes, prevent the introduction and usage of contraband within prisons, and to identify possible prisoner incidents/unrest.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • completed the Victorian Prison Officer Pre Service training or completed training in an equivalent jurisdiction
  • demonstrated knowledge and experience with the operation of the prisoner telephone system, prisoner mail, and prisoner visit lists
  • demonstrated knowledge of, and the ability to apply relevant legislation, policy and procedure relating to CV and the management of its prison facilities
  • ability to liaise with people at all levels across multiple organisations, strong communication skills and an analytical mind.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button on this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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