Correctional Sergeant Resume Samples

A Correctional Sergeant will supervise other correctional officers in prison or part of a prison. The most common work activities depicted on the Correctional Sergeant Resume include the following – investigating alleged rule violations or inmate conflicts; identifying and resolving problems that disturb the day-to-day operations, ensuring the prison equipment such as weapons are in good working condition, transporting and securing prisoners; and responding to emergencies. Part of job description also includes executing the same tasks as prescribed for the correctional officers.

The minimum qualification to get this occupation varies from state to state. While some states require only a high school diploma and work experience, other states want a degree in criminal justice or law enforcement. Other core skills expected from job applicants are– experience in self-defense, immense knowledge of using firearms; high attention to details, physical strength and stamina; and not adverse to dangerous situations.

 

Correctional Sergeant Resume example

Correctional Sergeant Resume

Summary : Objective is to work with an organization that is growing and exploring the possibilities that wait ahead.

Skills : Microsoft office, Power point, Excel, Outlook, Publisher.

Description :

    1. Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
    2. Implemented defensive tactics and physical restraints to maintain the safety and security of personnel and the general public.
    3. Safely transported inmates to and from work sites. Maintained correct physical headcount at all times.
    4. Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate activity.
    5. Supervised the meal distribution and observed inmates during meals.
    6. Maintained appropriate control, security, and wellbeing of inmates at all times.
    7. Attended regular training and maintained appropriate certifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Correctional Sergeant/Representative Resume

Summary : Seeking a responsible and challenging position in a growth oriented progressive Institution where experience and skills will significantly contribute to the overall success of the organization.

Skills : Microsoft excel, Power point, Self defense.

Description :

    1. Worked on the offender's substance abuse dorm. Restrained offenders when necessary.
    2. Monitored the offender's behavior in and out of the dorm. Disciplined offenders according to the Department of Corrections.
    3. Completed annual training required by the Department of Correction. Became a Hostage Negotiator to prevent disastrous situations in the prison.
    4. Trained staff to improve the observance of offenders and to be constantly aware of their surroundings.
    5. Assured the safety of the staff & inmates at a state prison complex. Need limited supervision from the beginning of employment.
    6. Stayed alert on swing shifts. Documented good and bad behavior of both staff and students.
    7. Maintained security and care on a shift for male or female inmates of a State Correctional Facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business


Correctional Sergeant I Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will enable to utilize abilities developed through experience and education with opportunity growth based on performance while maintaining a motivated, productive.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Semi-Truck Driver, Stocking.

Description :

    1. Built and maintained appropriate rapport with inmates. Defuse disruptive behavior by verbal interventions.
    2. Communicated information regarding security, safety, and operations through the chain of command.
    3. Performed headcounts to visually ensure the presence of all inmates.
    4. Checked IDs to ensure only authorized persons enter or leave the facility.
    5. Wrote narrative reports describing events that have happened, such as confidential reports, incident reports, disciplinary reports, special observations reports, etc.
    6. Assisted visitors; inspected items brought to the correctional facility for inmates.
    7. Responsible for the orderly running of a prison workforce.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Correctional Sergeant II Resume

Headline : To obtain a higher level management position with Office where can fully use skills for the success of the organization and personal growth.

Skills : Excellent observation, Security troubleshooting.

Description :

    1. Successfully supervised, trained, mentored, and counseled Deputies during their daily performance.
    2. Briefed superiors of any incidents and/or misconduct and recommended disciplinary actions.
    3. Successfully supervised the activities of the General District Court, Circuit Court, Juvenile and Domestic Court, and jail security.
    4. Assisted in scheduling court cases and Deputy work assignments.
    5. Assisted subordinates and superiors in the jail and or civil processes.
    6. Verified that all civil papers served were executed correctly.
    7. Reviewed incident reports ensuring completeness and accuracy.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School

Correctional Sergeant III Resume

Summary : An organized, detail-oriented, and conscientious self-starter, able to strategize and prioritize effectively to accomplish multiple tasks and stay calm under pressure.

Skills : Excel, Word Processing.

Description :

    1. Processed and logged accurate and detailed incident reports.
    2. Delivered accurate verbal and written reports to company personnel.
    3. Investigated all security and safety violations. Supervised the activities of the Property Department.
    4. Responded quickly and effectively to all security violations and duress alarms.
    5. Received and inspected mail and property from visitors on behalf of designated inmates.
    6. Conducted routine and emergency headcount. 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.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Sr. Correctional Sergeant Resume

Summary : Department of Corrections has been incredible and will cherish that time with pride but look forward to being near family. Excited to bring training and expertise to the table.

Skills : Microsoft Office, AIMS, GAR, CIRT.

Description :

    1. Maintained Status Records Of Inmates placed in Segregation.
    2. Assisted the Canine handlers with training the Dogs received from Orange County Animal Shelter.
    3. Directed Inmate workforce in sanitation needs for the housing unit.
    4. Trained staff in changes set forth by the administration and model professional standards.
    5. Assisted Shift Commander with roster management and monitor overtime.
    6. Coached, guided, encouraged, and discipline all staff members assigned to shift.
    7. Ensured the operation of the facility is carried out according to the institutional schedule.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Correctional Sergeant/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Corrections Officer focused on maintaining peace, security and safety within correction centers and federal prison systems. Extensively trained in crisis prevention and intervention.

Skills : Firearm Retention, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Patrolled the facility and served as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions.
    2. Reported all incidents, accidents, and medical emergencies to law enforcement.
    3. Responded quickly to medical emergencies, bomb threats, and fire alarms.
    4. Answered alarms and investigated disturbances. Issued security badges and visitor passes to all guests.
    5. Checked passes and credentials of persons seeking to enter the property.
    6. Continuously monitored security cameras and fire, building, and alarm systems.
    7. Maintained security and care on a shift for male or female inmates. Direct the movement, work, and leisure activities of inmates.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Correctional Sergeant Resume

Summary : A young, hardworking, versatile professional with skills in customer service, sales, and maintenance seeking part-time employment. Available any time and ready to work as soon as possible.

Skills : General Labor, Forklift, Warehouse.

Description :

    1. Observed the conduct and behavior of inmates in order to prevent disturbances and escapes.
    2. Searched inmates and cells for contraband articles.
    3. Patrolled assigned area for evidence of forbidden activities, infraction of rules, and unsatisfactory attitude and adjustment of prisoners.
    4. Employed weapons and force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners, when necessary.
    5. Prepared written reports concerning the inmate's misconduct.
    6. Conducted briefing daily before a beginning shift. Pass on pertinent info to the oncoming shift.
    7. Inspected and patrol living quarters and other facility buildings, grounds, and equipment to maintain security.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Correctional Sergeant Resume

Objective : Focused, detail-oriented Correctional supervisor with protecting government assets and maintaining safety. Seasoned employee with successful background in law enforcement and education.

Skills : Microsoft, Adobe, Excel.

Description :

    1. Prepared and reviewed staff and department schedules.
    2. Prepared and reviewed staff and department reports. Determined department goals and deadlines.
    3. Monitored facility safety, security, and personnel.
    4. Hired administrative and clerical personnel duties such as interviewing, hiring, training, evaluating, disciplinary action, and termination.
    5. Ensured that facilities were maintained according to regulation.
    6. Cooperated with senior personnel to ensure smooth support operations.
    7. Handled all work release accounting duties related to inmate payroll etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Correctional Sergeant Resume

Summary : Worked in the criminal justice field gaining experience dealing with people. Able to display organizational skills and abilities to learn new and challenging duties while working for the postal service.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Management, Supervisor.

Description :

    1. Maintained security and care on a shift for male or female inmates of a State Correctional Facility.
    2. Directed the movement, work, and leisure activities of inmates.
    3. Transported inmates to and from the correctional facility. Interpret and enforce institution rules of conduct.
    4. Observed and report on the behavior of inmates as well as answer questions and address their concerns.
    5. Directed the work of other correctional officers. Counseled inmates for inappropriate behavior.
    6. Supervised and trained new employees to perform tasks.
    7. Processed Visitors through NCIC for clearance to visit inmates.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Correctional Sergeant Resume

Objective : Expertise in interpersonal relations, decision making, delegation and encouraging teamwork by providing support and promoting enthusiasm while maintaining a positive, professional atmosphere.

Skills : Certified First Aid, AED Instructor, Q.P.R.

Description :

    1. Directly managed three Correctional Officers and oversaw officer's workloads.
    2. Conducted disciplinary hearings on inmates. Conducted urinalysis tests on staff and inmates.
    3. Scheduled officer work schedule and vacation time. Evaluated the performance of the officers.
    4. Communicated daily reports to contracting agencies and corporations.
    5. Acted as liaison between facility and contracting agency.
    6. Enforced safety and security procedures for staff and inmates. Oversaw record filing of the disciplinary records.
    7. Maintained an open line of communications with supervisors keeping them informed of important information.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Computer Science