Westmoreland County is seeking applicants for the position of Training Lieutenant for the Westmoreland County Prison. The purpose of this position is to maintain prison security and direct the activities of prison staff, along with the duties of staff training.
The Training Lieutenant is responsible for training all employees and ensuring strict compliance with the Prison’s policies and procedures, PA Department of Corrections policies and all other Federal, State, and Local operating directives. At times must also fill in as the Shift Commander. Job duties include supervision, direction, and assistance to Correctional Officers and Sergeants. This person reviews and authorizes all inmate releases. In the absence of the Warden and Deputy Warden of Security they are the next in line in the Chain of Command. Applicants must have a High School diploma or equivalent with five years of continuous experience as a correction officer.
County residency must be established within 180 days and maintained throughout employment. Resumes, cover letters, and references should be sent to:
Kim Ness, Human Resource Coordinator
2480 South Grande Blvd.
Greensburg, PA 15601
Or may be emailed to
Deadline for applications is 05/29/19. Emailed applications must place Training Lieutenant in the subject line.
Source: Employment in Westmoreland