Correction Officer Resume Samples

A Correction Officer is accountable for overseeing people who are arrested and are waiting for trail or those who are sentenced to serve time in prisons. The job duties listed on the Correction Officer Resume are – enforcing laws and keeping orders inside the prison or jail, supervising the activities of all inmates in jail, inspecting facilities to make sure they meet standard requirements, searching inmates for contraband such as drugs, weapons, and other dangerous items, reporting on conduct of inmates; and counselling offenders and aiding in rehabilitation.

To work at this level, the following skills are required – physical ability and stamina to control violent inmates; ability to determine the best course of actions, negotiating skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to control emotions when confronted with hostile situations. Hiring requirements vary from country to country, but a high school diploma is mandatory. Law enforcement or military experience is also considered a substitute for formal education.

 

Correction Officer Resume

Objective : To make the company I work for the best by coming to working every day with a positive attitude ready to work. And to accomplish that day's goal by being a team player, following the chain of commands, being respectful, and doing my part to ensure that the company is successful.

Skills : COMMUNITCATION, WRITTING DOCUMENTATIONS, BOOKING, ESCORT, DEFENSIVE TRATIC.

Description :

    1. Conduct head counts to ensure that each inmate is present.
    2. Monitor conduct of inmates in housing unit, or during work or recreational activities, according to established policies, regulation, and procedures, to prevent escape or violence.
    3. Record information such as prisoner identification charges and incidences of inmate disturbance, and keep daily logs of prisoner activities.
    4. Use weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners.
    5. Maintain records of prisoners' identification and charges Take prisoners into custody and escort to locations within and outside of facility, such as visiting room, courtroom or airport.
    6. Provide to supervisors oral and written reports of the quality and quantity of work performed by inmates, inmate disturbances and rule violations, and unusual occurrences.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Criminal Justice And Law Enforcement


Community Correction Officer Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Correction Officer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Forklift Operator,line Worker,stacker,organizational Skill,abilityto Lift Up To 200lbs.

Description :

    1. Conducted head counts to ensure that each prisoner is present.
    2. Monitored conduct of prisoners in housing unit, or during work or recreational activities, according to established policies, regulations, and procedures, to prevent escape or violence.
    3. Inspected conditions of locks, window bars, grills, doors, and gates at correctional facilities to ensure security and help prevent escapes.
    4. Recorded information, such as prisoner identification, charges, and incidences of inmate disturbance, and keep daily logs of prisoner activities.
    5. Searched prisoners and vehicles and conduct shakedowns of cells for valuables and contraband, such as weapons or drugs.
    6. Used weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners.
    7. Inspected mail for the presence of contraband.
    8. Guarded facility entrances to screen visitors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma In General


Deputy Sheriff/Correction Officer Resume

Objective : Experience in working in fast-paced and demanding environments with the ability to multi-task effectively. Confident and poised in interactions with individuals at all levels. Resourceful in addressing client needs while maintaining the integrity and goals of the company. Strong problem-solving and communication skills. Detail oriented. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities.

Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office, Customer Relationship Management, Customer Service, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Maintain security and inmate accountability to prevent disturbances, assaults, and escapes.
    2. Maintained order and safety within the institution and enforced rules and regulations.
    3. Assist in monitoring the activities of inmates and maintain daily log.
    4. Supervise the work assignments of inmates.
    5. Act as mediator for inmates in order to settle disputes.
    6. Responsible for random searches of inmates.
    7. Conduct in periodic inspections of the facility for unsanitary conditions, contraband, fire hazards, and/or any evidence of infractions of rules.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Criminal Justice

Correction Officer II Resume

Objective : Safety-oriented Correctional Officer with a year and four months in maximum and medium security facilities. Extensively trained in defensive tactics and suicide prevention. Hardworking Correctional Officer who employs sound judgment and verbal de-escalation tactics to keep order and avoid dangerous situations. Skillfully detects contraband during cell searches. Experienced Cashier Clerk well-versed in customer service.

Skills : Final Cut Studio, including encoding and all editing., Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Maintained the custody and control of 32 inmates housed in maximum security unit.
    2. Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
    3. Directed the activities of inmate crews working on maintenance, operations, farming and construction projects.
    4. Inspected work sites and crew trucks for contraband, cleanliness and safety.
    5. Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints and searches.
    6. Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
    7. Searched the building and grounds, living quarters and work areas for contraband.
    8. Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Correction Officer III Resume

Headline : Machine Operator with positive attitude and a commitment to safety, quality, custorner service and lean manufacturing. Available to work any shift. o Solid work history and prove ability to perform well in a team and individually. o Hardworking, strong and physically agile manufacturing professional who excels. r Machine Operator with positive attitude and a commitment to safety, quality, customer service and lean manufacturing.

Skills : Deep cleaning, computer skills, telephone skills, typing, costomer service, independant worker.

Description :

    1. Indiana Assisted in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
    2. Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
    3. Implemented defensive tactics and physical restraints to maintain the sat-ety and securify of personnel and the general public.
    4. Maintained records and logs of man hours, materials and equipment used.
    5. Conducted internal security checks and distributed meals.
    6. Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate activity.
    7. Supervised the meal distribution and observed inmates during meals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Correction Officer Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Correction Officer with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Forklift.

Description :

    1. Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
    2. Maintained records and logs of man hours, materials and equipment used.
    3. Conducted internal security checks and distributed meals.
    4. Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate activity.
    5. Conducted pre-trip and post-trip equipment inspections of transport vehicles and equipment.
    6. Supervised inmates during meals, visits, recreation, telephone calls and shower time.
    7. Informed inmates and visitors of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities.
    8. Maintained correct physical head count at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certificate In Law Enforcement And Justice Administration

Correction Officer III Resume

Objective : Team-oriented Customer Service Representative who works well in collaborative environment, yet thrives on personal achievements. I have five plus years in the customer service environment and I have proved to be strong willed and quick at learning. My main focus is to make every customer satisfied with his or hers experience. I always try to be my best when I can. I find enjoyment in helping people with whatever needs they may require.

Skills : All Microsoft programs in suite.

Description :

    1. Supervise inmates in housing units and those segregated for administrative or punitive measures; instruct inmates in housekeeping and sanitation; supervise the issuance of clothing and other personal effects to inmates.
    2. Make periodic patrols of quarters and work areas and initiate counts of inmates at regular and irregular intervals; maintain control and discipline including use of physical restraint and restraining devices; prevent the introduction of contraband into the institution.
    3. Check inmate mail for possible contraband; maintain a periodic patrol either inside or outside the institution to ensure the security and integrity of the institution.
    4. Monitor, supervise and screen inmate visitor traffic; monitor periguard system; observe traffic in and around the compound.
    5. Instruct inmates and maintain control in areas such as the inmate food service area, auditorium, etc.
    6. Observe for signs of disorder or tension and report such observations to a higher authority; counsel with inmates regarding institutional, domestic or emotional adjustment problems.
    7. Maintain a record of equipment, supplies and other items; maintain and demonstrate proficiency in the use and care of firearms, restraint methods and equipment and emergency measures; maintain knowledge of communication and other electronic equipment; instruct inmates in the proper care and use of institutional equipment.
    8. Maintain master inmate location counts; setup and receive inmate counts and be familiar with the entire operation of the Control Room; initiate and participate in search of inmate recreation areas, work areas, and housing units to prevent the introduction of contraband items.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Juvenile Correction Officer Resume

Objective : Working in clinical set up: EKG monitors, recording, monitor patient electrocardiographs continuously, observes and documents EKG patterns for all patients on telemetry according to established guidelines. Maintains proper dysrhythmia documentation, utilizes approved technique and method for documentation; adapts to the unique needs of the patient, Maintains equipment and reports any malfunctions to the appropriate Biomed individual, use professionalism with clients and staff.

Skills : Heavy equipment repair, Mechanic repairs, Industrial.

Description :

    1. Maintain security within the institution and oversee the health and safety of staff and prisoners.
    2. Physically patrol and visually inspect units, yards, buildings, prisoners, prisoner property and clothing, etc, to ensure the welfare, safety and security.
    3. Maintain visual surveillance of grounds by foot and from a rover vehicle.
    4. Perform inspections and searches of physical premises and cells, checking for contraband and compliance with regulations; investigate and report unusual circumstances.
    5. Conduct pat and/or strip searches of prisoners and visitors.
    6. Observe prisoners directly and indirectly through visual, audio and video monitoring, checking for unusual or abnormal activity, to ensure the physical safety of prisoners, staff and the public.
    7. Observe and respond to obvious and subtle changes in prisoner conversation or behavior that might be inappropriate or indicate the potential for trouble.
    8. Monitor radio transmissions between staff in order to respond immediately to directions/emergencies, and to call for security support as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Correction Officer (Security) Resume

Headline : I'm seeking employment that will utilize my experience in commercial driving Qualifications and Skills Experienced in most computer programs. Experienced in commercial driving. Ability to manage multiple tasks in a pressured environment. Outgoing and friendly. Good work ethic.

Skills : Security Guard, Law Enforcement, Computer, Customer Service, Truck Driving.

Description :

    1. Supervises the security and conduct of inmates/residents in cells, during group meetings, meals, bathing, at recreation, during visitations, while working and other assignments.
    2. Maintains perimeter security from tower by watching for escapees and/or disturbances.
    3. Maintains security at front gate by logging in visitors to unit.
    4. Performs security checks of buildings and grounds, including shakedowns and strip searches of inmates/residents.
    5. Maintains a log for work release, status, and movement of inmates/residents.
    6. Writes incident reports and takes disciplinary action on rule violations of inmates/residents.
    7. Escorts inmates/residents to visitation, court, and work assignments.
    8. Attends shift briefing to discuss incidents, problems, and security issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In General Studies

Lead Correction officer Resume

Summary : Resourceful and dedicated officer with motivational leadership, training and employee supervision experience. 20 years in corrections and law enforcement. Safety-oriented Correctional Officer with more than 20 years in maximum and medium security facilities. Extensively trained in defensive tactics and suicide prevention. Correctional Officer who manages dangerous and unruly criminals while focusing on maintaining safety and promoting rehabilitation.

Skills : computer, Photoshop, collections,.

Description :

    1. Maintained the custody and control of hundreds inmates housed in maximum security unit.
    2. Conducted routine and emergency head counts, lab work Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints and searches.
    3. Tracked inmates through head counts, visitor logs and scheduled activities.
    4. Determined and assigned inmates to appropriate housing.
    5. Arranged for medical and dental care of inmates.
    6. Responded to inquiries from the public, other staff, inmates and visitors.
    7. Created and maintained arrest files on all inmates processed through the jail.
    8. Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Correction Officer I Resume

Objective : As a Warehouse worker , I look forward to utilizing my professional experience in the Watehouse is Industry ,where I can help establish a positive work environment while challenging myself to promote good ethics while being a dedicated team player .

Skills : Licensed Security Officer, Jailers License , TABC Certified , Food Handler Certified, Excel , Commander , Ruby,.

Description :

    1. Supervised over 100 inmates a day, security checks on regular basis of all Inmates to Ensure there safety of them selfs as well as other Officers and General Public.
    2. Accurate count of all inmates in area of post stationed at, verbally resolve issues of inmates when needed.
    3. Communicate with supervisors of all daily procedures.
    4. Responsible for filling out all forms of daily duties.
    5. Paid attention to my surroundings at all times.
    6. Escorted Inmates too and from one location to another.
    7. Ensure all exits and entrances were secure at all times.
    8. To ensure no drugs or weapons were brought in to facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certification In Medical Assistant

Correction Officer II Resume

Objective : r Machine Operator with positive attitude and a commitment to safety, quality, custorner service and lean manufacturing. Available to work any shift. o Solid work history and prove ability to perform well in a team and individually. o Hardworking, strong and physically agile manufacturing professional who excels. r Machine Operator with positive attitude and a commitment to safety, quality, customer service and lean manufacturing.

Skills : Microsoft, Excel.

Description :

    1. Maintained security of rehabilitation institutions.
    2. Ensured safety and welfare of the general public and inmates during transportation to various locations.
    3. Verified all prisoners were accounted for.
    4. Placed prisoners in an assigned jail cell and removed them for transportation.
    5. Supervised inmates during in-house activities such as bookings, meals, work, recreation, exercise, visits.
    6. Inspected conditions of locks, window bars, grills, doors, gates.
    7. Supervised the cleaning of the jail and inmate living quarters.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Long Term Care/ Home Health Aide In Social Services

Correction Officer/Supervisor Resume

Objective : Dedicated serviceman focused on applying 8 years of military logistic management experience to gain employment in the civilian sector.

Skills : Typing, computer,.

Description :

    1. Maintained the custody and control of 300 inmates housed in maximum security unit.
    2. Searched the building and grounds, living quarters and work areas for contraband.
    3. Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
    4. United States Marines Led fire team during infantry dismounted bale drills and situational training exercises.
    5. Planned and briefed personnel on missions.
    6. Maintained security of the local areas and performed route clearance for visiting high-ranking officials.
    7. Led basic reconnaissance operations and reported enemy movements to commanding officers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Degree

Correction Officer I Resume

Objective : I have relocated to the state of North Carolina from New York, and I am seeking employment in an administrative/clerical position. This will afford me the opportunity to utilize qualifications that I possess for personal fulfillment as well as offer professional services to others.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Observed conduct and behavior of inmates in order to prevent disturbances and escapes.
    2. Inspected locks, window bars, grills, doors and gates for tampering.
    3. Searched inmates and cells for contraband articles.
    4. Patrolled assigned areas for evidence of forbidden activities, infraction of rules and unsatisfactory attitude and adjustment of prisoners.
    5. Escorted inmates to and from visiting rooms, medical offices and religious services.
    6. Assisted subordinates and supervisors in identifying and resolving problems.
    7. Prepared written reports concerning incidences of inmate disturbances and injuries.
    8. Provide safety and custodial care to residents by discipline and surveillance.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate In Criminal Justice

Correction Officer Resume

Headline : Dependable, hard-working individual with over 20 years of experience in corrections, transportation and clerical training, with a strong emphasis on safety, security and confidentiality.

Skills : Microsoft.

Description :

    1. Maintained the custody and control of 500 to 750 inmates housed in a medium security unit.
    2. Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
    3. Directed the activities of inmate crews working on maintenance, operations and construction projects.
    4. Completed all necessary paperwork and searches.
    5. Made rounds at specified and unspecified intervals.
    6. Searched the building and grounds, living quarters and work areas for contraband.
    7. Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
    8. Observed behavior of residents individually and in groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma