Montgomery City County Personnel

Municipal Jail Corrections Corporal (#CI8537)

Pay Grade


Nature of Work

The fundamental reason the classification exists is to serve as a lead worker over corrections officers and provide training for officers and trainees.  Major work functions of the class are: leading and training corrections officers and trainees; patrolling cell blocks, securing and delivering items to inmates; observing and directing inmates in work assignments; processing inmates; and enforcing department rules and regulations.  Work is performed in accordance with established department and state standards and guidelines under the general supervision of a Municipal Jail Corrections Sergeant.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be 21 years of age.  Must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent.  Must have two years as a Corrections Officer with the Montgomery City Jail, excluding time as a Corrections Officer Trainee.

NOTE:  Qualifying education, training and experience that provide the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job will be considered.


Special Requirements

Must be of good moral character and have no record of conviction or a misdemeanor or felony involving violence, force, or moral turpitude, or serious traffic violations.  Applicants will be fingerprinted prior to consideration for appointment.  Must have and maintain a valid Alabama driver’s license as needed to drive city vehicles when transporting inmates.

CLASS: CI8537; EST: ; REV: 5/4/2012;