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Crime Prevention Inspector

Company: City of Atlanta
Location: Atlanta
Posted on: July 9, 2024

Job Description:

Hourly rate: $15.53Position posted until filledGeneral Description and Classification StandardsThe Crime Prevention Inspector is responsible for educating and informing the citizens of Atlanta about being proactive about crime prevention. Duties include, but are not limited to: working parallel with the Atlanta Police Department's mission; reducing crime and promoting the quality of life through partnerships with the community; educating and instructing citizens on being proactive and offering tips on how to prevent crime; improving the quality of life for the whole community. This is the entry level for this job family. Individuals entering this level must already possess the basic knowledge of the work and the required motor skills and physical capabilities to carry out basic tasks. Typically performs the simplest pertinent tasks, assists higher level workers in more complex jobs. Supervision Received Works under general supervision. Depending on organization structure, may work independently with responsibility for an assigned function or program.Essential Duties & Responsibilities These are typical responsibilities for this position and should not be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. May perform other duties as assigned. Attends neighborhood watch group meetings and various other community and departmental meetings. Instructs citizens on crime preventative and safety measures. Prepares write-ups of each meeting or function attended. Contacts other agencies in search of answers for a community issues and contacts citizens for follow-up on issues and concerns. Researches and prepares informational flyers and handouts. Interacts with Zone staff and other Crime Prevention Inspectors. Patrols assigned area, conducts checks and monitors process for all aspects of program within the City. Develops stronger relationships through seminars and interactions with the community and others, assuring the demonstration of professionalism. Develops curriculum for crime prevention seminars and programs. Decision Making Follows standardized procedures and written instructions to accomplish assigned tasks. Leadership Provided None. May oversee temporary or contract workers as needed.Knowledge, Skills & Abilities This is a partial listing of necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities required to perform the job successfully. It is not an exhaustive list. Knowledge of: City operations, policies and procedures; public safety operations, policies and procedures;Skill in: compiling, analyzing and preparing a variety of departmental records and reports; establishing and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers, enforcement personnel, outside agencies, community organizations and the general public. Ability to: respond appropriately and take appropriate enforcement or control action as required; complete investigation, make determination regarding enforcement action required and complete reports and documentation; conduct and complete any required follow-up activities assuring accuracy and thoroughness.Minimum Qualifications Education and Experience High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) is required. 6 months public contact or customer service experience or closely related experience.Preferred Education & Experience Associate's degree or vocational training degree/certification in public administration or related field and 1-3 years' of relevant work experience is preferred. Licensures and Certifications Position would be expected to have licensure or professional certifications appropriate to the position. Required: Valid Georgia driver's license State of Georgia Peach Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) certification (desired) Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) certification (desired) Essential Capabilities and Work Environment Required physical, lifting, and sensory capabilities are requirements to perform the job successfully. Typical environmental conditions associated with job.

Keywords: City of Atlanta, Atlanta , Crime Prevention Inspector, Other , Atlanta, Georgia

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