Company: Williamson County Sheriff's Office
Posted on: January 10, 2022
** This job is located in Franklin, TN and broadcasted to
The following are examples of typical responsibilities expected of
a Williamson County Deputy Sheriff assigned to the WCSO Detention
Division. However, duties and responsibilities vary according to
position and may consist of additional responsibilities not
1. Accounts for all persons in custody during their incarceration
and maintaining accurate records of all persons housed within the
2. Processes persons both into and out of the detention
3. Conducts searches of inmates, families, or visitors when
necessary and warranted
4. Controls the movement and supervises activities of all in
custody while providing for their safety and care.
5. Prepares and/or escorts inmates for transports to court, doctors
or other locations as directed.
6. Assigns inmates to work crews as necessary.
7. Patrols by foot the detention facility and the grounds attached
8. Enforces state and federal laws within the facility, grounds and
other areas as directed.
9. Investigates suspected crimes, accurately reports findings, and
completes arrests when necessary.
10. Serves criminal or civil legal process.
11. Testifies in public legal proceedings.
12. Appropriately maintains all issued equipment.
13. Keeps records and writes clear and accurate reports as
14. Performs other work as assigned or directed by a
Initiate disciplinary reports on inmates or detainees
Prepare reports and maintain daily logs
Monitoring and documenting jail inmate activities, and controlling
and directing inmates
Serve as a member of security and safety operations
Confiscate contraband in accordance to facility and contracting
agency policies and procedures
Booking inmates into jail and performing searches of individuals
and jail cells to locate weapons or contraband
Reporting any security and safety violations to management
Perform routine duties in accordance with established policies,
regulations and procedures to maintain order and provide for the
security, care and direct supervision of inmates/residents
Ensuring prompt and appropriate assistance to detainees in the
event of injury, illness or trauma
Keywords: Williamson County Sheriff's Office, Franklin , Detention Officer, Other , Franklin, Tennessee
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