Custody Officer Resume Samples

A Custody Officer is known as correctional officers. The job description and duties are listed on the Custody Officer Resume as supervising, directing, and restraining prisoners; checking prison cells for contraband, making sure inmates follow rules, writing reports about prisoner activities, helping inmates rehabilitate, supervising and controlling prisoners, ensuring that all prisoners are accounted for, locking and unlocking prisoner movement, establishing and maintaining professional and appropriate relationships with prisoners; dealing with prisoner requests and complaints; responding to a verity of incidents involving prisoners where the use of force may be necessary; understanding the local contingency plans, and carrying out departmental duties and services to prisoners.

Education requirements vary based on the place of employment. However, the following skills are considered necessary for this role – the ability to negotiate, and remain composed, the ability to supervise convicted criminals, familiarity with gate lock and release mechanism, knowledge of using surveillance equipment, and strong mental acuity, and physical strength. A high school diploma or GED is considered mandatory for this role.

Custody Officer Resume example

Custody Officer Resume

Headline : To seek and maintain a long term fair level position which allows me to use my years of experience in data entry, management and leadership skills, customer service, and training abilities for high growth and expansion within companies and creating a better well defined work environment while achieving higher learning.

Skills : Staff Management, Security, Military.

Description :

    1. Created, managed, and conducted training programs for Department of Correction employees.
    2. Worked closely with managers and supervisors to determine on-going training needs.
    3. Reviewed and assessed data, training requirements, and set-up annual training policies, programs, and schedules.
    4. Determined instructional methods for individual and group trainings, lectures, demonstrations, simulation exercises, and role play.
    5. Utilized a variety of multimedia visual aids and educational materials to develop training manuals, reference library, and testing/evaluation procedures.
    6. Trained and mentored assigned instructors and supervisory personnel in all training protocol and techniques, orientation programs, and annual 40 hour in-services for status employees, health and safety technologies.
    7. Updated records and generate statistical reports to evaluate performance of instructors and monitor progress of trainees.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA In Business


Custody Officer Resume

Summary : Custody Officer with more than four (9) years combined Law Enforcement, corrections, investigative, administrative, and security experience with the State of Florida and Federal Bureau of Prisons. Specialized training at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) in Glynco, Georgia.

Skills : Security Management, Abi Systems, Database Management.

Description :

    1. Provided administrative and security support within busy facility.
    2. Managed department calendar according to movement per central control, correspond with facility administrators and corporate department heads.
    3. Prepared reports.
    4. Sorted and distributed mail for delivery.
    5. Communicated with outside agencies in regards to vital information and transportation via telephone.
    6. Praised by supervisor for excellent performance as Shift Supervisor (supervising eleven staff members) during any leave.
    7. Maintained discipline and safe environment for prisoners and staff Supervised prisoner at all relevant stages of the custody process.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED


Custody Officer Resume

Headline : Seeking a Custody Officer position in the Sports Management world and leadership roles that will give me more experience for my career and work environment.

Skills : Security Management, Abi Systems.

Description :

    1. Ensured alert bookkeeping and submitted reports to appropriate senior staff.
    2. Carried out surveillance of jail vehicles, jail rooms, visitation and recreational areas.
    3. Delivered prisoners to their nominated destination at the specified time.
    4. Maintained order, control, discipline and a safe environment for prisoners, staff and visitors.
    5. Developed spirit of high morale and cooperation between and amongst prisoners.
    6. Provided secure supervision of arrested juveniles, fingerprint and mug shot juveniles, ensure all documents and A-forms are properly installed in database, administer DNA kits to juveniles, ten minute log checks, precautionary observation logs, and provide observation over facility through CCTV.
    7. Transported youth from different facilities and also to their homes.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              MS

              Custody Officer Resume

              Summary : Responsible for Addressing substance abuse, mental health, domestic violence, and similar problems and work with the appropriate specialists to implement the necessary treatment or violation proceedings, through assessment, monitoring, and counseling.

              Skills : Bilingual Spanish , Strong Computer Microsoft Word, Spread Sheets, Excel And Typing.

              Description :

                1. Monitored the site via Video & Radio.
                2. Maintained the facility log.
                3. Made frequent, but irregular patrols of the unit.
                4. Ensured that all detainees are offered a minimum of 1-hour recreation daily, and escort those detainees to the recreation area.
                5. Ensured that detainees who are being admitted or released from the unit have at a minimum of the following in their possession (towel, all issued linen, 1 pillow, 2 complete uniforms to include T-shirt and shoes.
                6. Provided security to nursing/medical staff during laboratory procedures and medication administration.
                7. Maintained proper placement at all times to oversee all juveniles to be able to react to any situation.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              7-10 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Management
              Education
              Education
              Bachelor's In Reigion/Ministry

              Custody Officer Resume

              Summary : To obtain a Custody Officer position in which I am able to utilize my work experience and demonstrate my strong work ethic, while growing with the company.

              Skills : Microsoft Word 2013, Database Entry, Excel.

              Description :

                1. Transported inmates to hospital, doctor appointments, and to other facilities Maintain shift log of incidents and movements Ability to use CCTV touch screen system.
                2. Monitored patient activities and intervening as needed to control disruptive and/or violent behaviors.
                3. Monitored and controlled all communication systems, surveillance systems, emergency signal systems, including but not limited to: gates and doors, weapons, fire alarm system, thermal detection system, electronic locking system, closed circuit television system, computer systems, perimeter-alert system, public address (PA) system, two-way radio system, and mechanical restraining devices.
                4. Conducted formal and informal counts of patients and reports any discrepancies to the appropriate personnel.
                5. Observed and monitored patient behaviors inside and outside of the Facility.
                6. Participated in searching patient areas for contraband and other unauthorized items.
                7. Conducted investigations, prepare reports and make recommendations to the court. 
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              GED

              Custody Officer Resume

              Headline : Responsible for Scheduling and conducting drug use detection tests and DNA collection of offenders/defendants, following established procedures and protocols, and also Maintaining paper and computerized records of test results.

              Skills : MS Office, Planning Skills.

              Description :

                1. Primarily provided security including cell checks, prisoner pat downs, strip searches, and property searches.
                2. Conducted prisoner intake, and complete booking, including identifying and processes immediate medical needs of the arrested person, as well as intake questions, photos, and fingerprints.
                3. Determined housing classification of prisoner as per attitude and crime being charged with.
                4. Monitored all inmates by conducting health and welfare checks, and use of T.V monitors Resolve conflicts and confrontations between prisoners.
                5. Maintained booking and release records, Huber accounts, and property records.
                6. Ensured that prisoners were informed of their legal rights and determined the need for victim notifications upon release from custody.
                7. Delivered medication to prisoner as doctors or nurses orders.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MS

              Custody Officer Resume

              Summary : Custody Officer professional with over 21 years providing services in the Jail -systems, Hospital security dealing with mental patients, State Prison Facilities, and Resort Communities. Skilled Security Professional Officer accomplished in securing and protecting governmental science and technology facilities.

              Skills : Report Writing, Courtroom Demeanor, Self Defense, Use Of Force, Counseling Techniques, Search Procedures, Communication, Population Count Procedures, Safety Procedures, Observational Techniques, Treatment, Supervision Of Detainees, Threat Assessment.

              Description :

                1. Assigned as camp officer, supervised detainee workers and assured the facility was cleaned and well kept.
                2. Trained the workers in the proper handling of chemicals as well as equipment by using the MSDS(Material Safety Data Sheet)under ACA and ICE guidelines.
                3. Posted in the laundry maintained a clean and organized environment by making sure all materials,equipment, and chemicals were accounted for and in good working condition.
                4. Kept inventory of chemicals and equipment.
                5. Became better person on and off the job due to discipline I learned with ACA and ICE training and experience I received working different posts throughout the years.
                6. Properly handled of chemicals,equipment, and tools necessary for the task at hand.
                7. Assisted the public with inmate visitation.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              Associates In Science

              Custody Officer Resume

              Headline : Custody Officer with 5 years of experience in Maintainomh chain of custody of urinalysis testing materials, Responding to judicial officers request for information and advice, and also Testifying in court as to the basis for factual findings and guidelines applications, as warranted. Serve as a resource to the court, Maintaining detailed written records of case activity.

              Skills : Customer Service, Ordering, Computer Software, Typing 35wpm, Cashier.

              Description :

                1. Monitored patient activities and intervening as needed to control disruptive and/or violent behaviors.
                2. Observed and monitored patient behaviors inside and outside of the Facility.
                3. Responded to emergency calls in patient areas to de-escalate aggressive behaviors, control fights and riots, prevent escapes and assists clinical staff to prevent harm or injury from violent patients utilizing established aggression control techniques.
                4. Interviewed offenders/defendants and their families and collect background data from various sources. 
                5. Interpreted and applied policies, procedures, and statutes, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedures, and U. S. Sentencing Guidelines, Monographs and relevant case law, as applicable.
                6. Enforced court-ordered supervision components and implement supervision strategies. 
                7. Interviewed petitioner to assess nature of complaint, relief sought and explain procedures for filing petition.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Management
                            Education
                            Education
                            MS

                            Custody Officer Resume

                            Objective : To obtain a permanent Custody Officer position within a company that will enable me to become a productive participant by allowing me to use my administrative skills as a benefit to the company as well as giving me the opportunity for advancement.

                            Skills : Wire Running, Blueprint Reading, Measure, Cut and Bend Conduit, Industrial Wiring, Forklift Operation, Wire Schematic/Diagram Reading, Knowledge of Mechanical Components, Knowledge of Electric Motor Controls, Applied Knowledge of Multi Meters, Transformers, Single Phase, and Three Phase Motors.

                            Description :

                              1. Maintained security of an assigned post (as defined by the facility), remaining alert at all times and taking the necessary action to prevent escapes.
                              2. Monitored resident activities and intervening as needed to control disruptive and/or violent behaviors.
                              3. Conducted formal and informal counts of residents and reports any discrepancies to the appropriate personnel.
                              4. Observed and monitored resident behaviors inside and outside of the Facility.
                              5. Identified potential security breaches and implementing necessary safety precautions.
                              6. Responded to emergency calls in resident areas to de-escalate aggressive behaviors, control fights and riots, prevent escapes and assists clinical staff to prevent harm or injury from violent residents utilizing established aggression control techniques.
                              7. Conducted mediation session with petitioner and respondent to define issues, assess relief sought and negotiate mutually acceptable terms.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            2-5 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Junior
                            Education
                            Education
                            High School Diploma

                            Custody Officer Resume

                            Headline : A highly responsible educational professional with years of experience, customer service, communication, and project management skills of successful and profitable self-employment.

                            Skills : Report Writing, Microsoft Word, Evasive Vehicle Operations Course, Hand To Hand Combat, Agis, Clients, People Person.

                            Description :

                              1. Observed conduct and behavior of detainees in order to prevent disturbances and escapes.
                              2. Guarded and directed detainees during work assignments.
                              3. Escorted detainees to and from visiting rooms medical offices and religious services.
                              4. Completed and maintained various records to book and process prisoners.
                              5. Recorded personal property of detainees and sealing property.
                              6. Conducted cell inspections delivered food in the special management unit.
                              7. Used Active listening, critical thinking, judgment and decision making.
                            Years of Experience
                            Experience
                            5-7 Years
                            Experience Level
                            Level
                            Executive
                            Education
                            Education
                            GED