Jailer Resume Samples

A Jailer also referred to as the Correctional Officer, will work in a variety of correctional facilities ranging from city jails to county jails to take responsibility for enforcing law and order within the jail, and watch the conduct of inmates. While the roles and responsibilities change depending on the size and jurisdiction, the Jailer Resume shares some common duties – processing inmates as they arrive at the correctional facility for the first time, creating prisoner’s record; performing security procedures; conducting activities related to inmate’s release; maintaining jail order, taking disciplinary actions, and conducting cell inspections on day-to-day basis.

Workers for this role will typically have a high school diploma and the following skills – monitoring and assessing skills, ability to maintain order and law during times of chaotic moments; loads of physical strength and stamina; and strong communication skills. All Jailers are expected to attend training academics or possess certification programs.

Jailer Resume example

Jailer Resume

Summary : Seeking to become associated with a company where one can utilize skills and gain further experience while enhancing the company's productivity and reputation.

Skills : Emergency Management, Firefighting, and Emergency Medical Responder.

Description :

    1. Performs initial physical search, confiscation, and inventory of all personal and unauthorized items.
    2. Records of personal and medical information, finger-printing, taking of arrest photos and assuring inmates safety and security.
    3. Removes specified inmates from holdover cells and escorts inmates to and from arraignments.
    4. Classifies and compares fingerprints against computerized and hard copies of similar prints to establish the positive identification of each inmate.
    5. Supervises the removal, bagging, and storage of inmates' street clothes, issuance of jail clothing and dressing of inmates for transfer to court or release from jail.
    6. Supervises the authorized release and exchange of money and property to third parties outside the jail.
    7. Monitors and controls inmates' behavior in holdover cells and housing unit cells and periodically conducts physical headcounts.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nursing


Jailer I Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, well-disciplined take charge professional with military and civilian experience. Strong problem solving and decision-making skills with the ability to develop and implement effective action plans. Outstanding record of achievement coupled with the ability to manage and direct a team of individuals through leadership, creativity, effective management and motivation.

Skills : Microsoft Products, Communication & Interpersonal Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided supervision, care and correctional treatment for an average of 230 inmates while contributing to the health and welfare of the staff and the promotion of good public relations.
    2. Enforced rules and regulations governing facility security, inmate accountability and inmate conduct to ensure judicial sanctions are carried out and inmates remain in custody.
    3. Authorized to carry a firearm to maintain control, proper security measures allowed me to refrain from taking lethal action.
    4. Maintained proper security of inmates being transported, and ensure that all transportation permits were completed accurately and signed by the appropriate authority.
    5. Ensured appropriate restraints on an average of 50 inmates per day for appointments.
    6. Maintained master's inmate location counts, setup and received inmate counts and familiarized with the entire operation of the control room.
    7. Routinely initiated and participated in search of inmate recreation areas, work areas, and housing units to prevent the introduction of contraband.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma


Jailer-Firefighter Resume

Headline : A quick learner who is very determined to be successful in everything that one does. Detail-orientated troubleshooter who gets to the root of the problem quickly.

Skills : Security, Problem Resolution.

Description :

    1. Maintain a variety of records related to the legal process involving the jail.
    2. Classify, screen, and assign inmates to house.
    3. Issue jail clothing, bedding, and hygiene items to inmates.
    4. Launder items to maintain health and hygiene.
    5. Conduct physical checks on inmates for health and sanitation well-being to prevent and/or to detect suicides and/or escape risks, as well as assaultive risks.
    6. Assist in jail safety and security procedures to include the control of weapons, contraband, keys, tools, doors, and other related safety and security procedures.
    7. Identify, process, and fingerprint all newly admitted inmates into the facility. 
    8. Provide to supervisors oral and written reports of disturbances, rule violations, and unusual occurrences.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Jailer II Resume

Objective : Seeking a motivating, professional position to show abilities to help the institution show growth, productivity and inspiration to the community.

Skills : Physical Strength, Retail: Stocking, Cashier, Quick Learner, Strong Work Ethic, Able To Work Long Shifts.

Description :

    1. Inmate processing, maintaining order in the jail and invoking disciplinary measures when necessary.
    2. Perform cell searches for drugs and other contraband, inspect the facility for cleanliness and stand guard during exercise periods.
    3. Inspect conditions of locks, window bars, grilles, doors, and gates at correctional facilities to ensure security and help prevent escapes.
    4. Control the operation of internal and external doors and elevators to maximize safety, security and inmate control.
    5. Supervise the serving of meals, laundering, and exchange of clothing and bedding, as well as cleaning and sanitation within a secure facility.
    6. Assume responsibility for the safety and welfare of all prisoners within the city jail facility.
    7. Perform security, safety and health checks of persons and facilities by conducting routine inspections.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Deputy Jailer Resume

Summary : Seeking an opportunity to demonstrate and further improve experience and skills while expanding knowledge and fulfilling personal ambitions.

Skills : Interpersonal Skills, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Responsible for processing and monitoring of inmates; receive, book, fingerprint and photograph prisoners.
    2. Perform prisoner classification and medical screening; determine inmate identity; properly collect D.N.A from individuals.
    3. Assume responsibility for the safety and welfare of all prisoners within the city jail facility.
    4. Perform security, safety and health checks of persons and facilities by conducting routine inspections.
    5. Oversee the preparation of meals for those in custody.
    6. Prepare prisoners for court arraignment by completing required booking forms, attaching copies of warrants, and searching and handcuffing inmates.
    7. Ensure compliance with all federal, state, and local regulations pertaining to jail operations.
    8. Assist officers with belligerent prisoners and ensure safe handling.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Jailer III Resume

Objective : A dedicated and focused professional who excels at prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously and following through to achieve project goals. Seeking a role of increased responsibility and authority.

Skills : Great People Skills, Great Communication Skills, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Responsible for conducting headcount to ensure all inmates were present.
    2. Monitored the conduct of inmates in housing units during work or recreational activities, to prevent escape and maintain law and order.
    3. Conducted security and health and welfare inspections of personnel, locks, window bars, grilles, doors, and gates at the correctional facility in accordance with SOP.
    4. Maintained records and completed reports on inmate activities, such as inmate identification, charges, and incidences of inmate disturbance.
    5. Searched inmates and vehicles and conducted shake-down inspections of cells for valuables and contraband, such as weapons or drugs.
    6. Used weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among inmates.
    7. Inspected mail for the presence of contraband, and guarded facility entrances and screened visitors.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate

Sergeant Jailer Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic, highly motivated former Culinary Specialist, effective communicator and problem solver who successfully completed two combat tours. Works well with team members and groups from diverse backgrounds.

Skills : Bilingual, CPR & AED Certified.

Description :

    1. Responsible for watching computers and camera monitoring systems over the entire building, watching for any suspicious or unusual behavior or possible conflicts.
    2. Watching cameras to open all locked doors for any jailers needing in or out.
    3. Watching cameras on the outside of the building and allowing or denying access for any incoming law enforcement or deliveries.
    4. Responsible for staying on schedule to deliver meals, mail, toiletries, etc.
    5. Preparing and documenting inmates' medicine and delivering it on time.
    6. Picking up the camera and computer monitoring system fast, learning quickly how to properly do the job.
    7. Inspecting mail for the presence of contraband, and guarded facility entrances and screened visitors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Assistant Jailer Resume

Objective : Experienced as a Jailer is now look forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services, and provides the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned goals.

Skills : Customer Service Experience, Law Enforcement, Computers.

Description :

    1. Monitor the conduct of prisoners, according to established policies, regulations, and procedures, in order to prevent escape or violence.
    2. Inspect conditions of locks, window bars, grilles, doors, and gates at correctional facilities, in order to ensure that they will prevent escapes.
    3. Search prisoners, cells, and vehicles for weapons, valuables, or drugs guard facility entrances in order to screen visitors.
    4. Inspect mail for the presence of contraband.
    5. Take prisoners into custody and escort to locations within and outside of the facility, such as visiting rooms, courtroom, or airport.
    6. Record information, such as prisoner identification, charges, and incidences of inmate disturbance.
    7. Conduct fire, safety, and sanitation inspections.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Sheriff Jailer Resume

Objective : Seeking to further current abilities in the capacity in which one will be suitable to serve community exclusively.

Skills : Office Administration, Microsoft Office, Vehicle Operation, Customer Relations, Employee Supervision.

Description :

    1. Observe the behavior of each inmate for further evaluation.
    2. Perform cell searches for drugs and other contraband, inspect the facility for cleanliness and stand guard during exercise periods.
    3. Work cooperatively with other employees and the public.
    4. Fingerprints and photographs applicants for employment, licensee applicants, suspects, etc.
    5. Provide technical information to staff and the public, and interprets rules within defined areas of activity, such as traffic regulations and alarm system ordinances and fees.
    6. Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times, streamline work processes to provide quality seamless customer service.
    7. Keep the records of each inmate and the incident done by the prisoner, general information and activities serving as a basis for evaluating the prisoner.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Associate Jailer Resume

Objective : Seeking a position where interpersonal communication skills and knowledge are valued.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, CPR, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Conduct headcounts to ensure that each prisoner is present.
    2. Monitor the conduct of prisoners in the housing unit, or during work or recreational activities, according to established policies, and procedures, to prevent escape or violence.
    3. Inspect conditions of locks, window bars, grilles, doors, and gates at correctional facilities to ensure security and help prevent escapes.
    4. Record information, such as prisoner identification, charges, and incidences of inmate disturbance, and keep daily logs of prisoner activities.
    5. Search prisoners and vehicles and conduct shakedowns of cells for valuables and contraband, such as weapons or drugs.
    6. Use weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners.
    7. Inspect mail for the presence of contraband.
    8. Maintain records of prisoners' identification and charges.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BBA

Jailer Resume

Objective : 4+ years of experience as a Jailer, team player looking for a career one can enjoy and provide a better life for the family.

Skills : EMT, MS Office, Team player.

Description :

    1. Provide supervision to inmate housing areas housing approximately 64 inmates.
    2. Responsible for the custody and control of inmates during escorted trips.
    3. Ensure safety and sanitation of housing units.
    4. Maintain accountability and supervision of inmate work details.
    5. Ensure accountability of tools, keys, and equipment.
    6. Conduct various contraband searches of housing units and work areas.
    7. Serve as an officer in charge of the Special Housing Unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma