Corrections Monitor - Hutchins
Volunteers of America Texas

Hutchins, Texas

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Are you looking for a job that makes a difference? Do you have a passion for helping others? We may be the right organization for you: VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA TEXAS.

For over 100 years VOA Texas, a faith-based and non-profit organization, has operated with a mission of "Helping America's Most Vulnerable Reach Their Full Potential" through various programs throughout Texas. Programs are locally created, managed and delivered to provide a wide array of human services through PAID positions. Come and be a part of the passion, the mission and the tradition!

Position: Residential Re-Entry Monitor
Location: Hutchins, Texas

Rate of Pay: $19.60 per hour (Hourly rate of $15.00 plus $4.60 p/hr additional Fringe Pay)

Shifts Available: 12 a.m. - 8 a.m. & 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.



The Residential Monitor is responsible for monitoring clients of the residential program and facility in accordance with VOA-TX policies and procedures and sponsoring agency requirements.


  • Maintains the overall security and operational control of the assigned facility.
  • Maintains chronological written records of events that occur during the shift.
  • Monitors client movements inside and outside the facility.
  • Controls contraband in facility through general observation, facility searches, and client searches.
  • Ensures facility cleanliness by assigning and monitoring client work, morning duty, and extra duty assignments.
  • Observes client behavior and reports to the Lead Residential Monitor in a timely manner any situations that are irregular or exceptional.
  • Obtains urine specimens and breath samples to monitor client substance usage.
  • Performs partial intake on new clients.
  • Makes periodic tours of the facility and the grounds to ensure high level of security by observation and corrective action, if necessary.
  • Monitors number of clients and their activities.
  • Monitors visitor activities.
  • Secures and inventories personal possessions of clients who leave the facility.
  • Assists clients with short-term coping and problem solving.
  • Assists clients in the utilization of public transportation.
  • Monitors main and secondary entrances to the facility and answer telephones.
  • Ensures compliance with VOA-TX policies and procedures, standard operating procedures, and sponsoring agency requirements.
  • Monitors, observes, and records client self-administration of medication.
  • Transports clients in agency vehicles to and from scheduled activities as assigned.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Experience in a residential setting is preferred.
  • A Texas Drivers License, clear MVR and ability to be insured.

Volunteers of America Texas offers a rich benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, LTD, STD, Life Insurance, Vacation and Sick time, other optional benefits and a retirement plan.

Make a living by making a difference. Apply online today!


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Hutchins, TX

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