Part-time positions. Responsible for providing security for the Municipal Court Building and other City Buildings, providing bailiff duties in the Courtroom, and serving warrants and process of the Municipal Court.
Essential Job Functions
Provide bailiff services at Courthouse.
Provide building security at various City Buildings.
Process time serve letters issued by the Court.
Prepare reports to track arrest of offenders for violations of law at Municipal Court and other City Buildings.
Monitor and maintain Building security systems at Court, GP&L Building and City Hall.
Assist City employees in safeguarding cash transactions.
Communicate with citizens and lawyers interacting with the Court, GP&L and City Hall.
Perform administrative functions under the direction of the City Marshal to ensure compliance with TCOLE Rules and state law.
Minimum Education & Work Experience
High School Diploma or GED Master Peace Officer Certificate 15 years law enforcement experience
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Preferred Knowledge - Abilities & Skills
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Ability to communicate effectively with public and City staff
Ability to develop and review reports for accuracy
Knowledge of the Texas Penal Code, Texas Code of Criminal Procedure and Code of Ordinances of the City of Garland
Knowledge of the use of defensive weapons including firearms, police baton, OC spray and handcuffs
Ability to follow orders in a chain of command
Ability to present a professional appearance and demeanor
Licenses & Certifications
TCOLE Peace Officer License Valid Class C Texas driver's license
Physical Tasks & Working Conditions
The incumbent works as a law enforcement officer, must be able to safely use a firearm and other defensive weapons, and may be called upon to take enforcement action including arrest and detention of dangerous and uncooperative persons.