Senior Correctional Officer Resume Samples

A Senior Correctional Officer is a senior level officer who is responsible for overseeing people who are arrested and kept in jail and are waiting for trial or who have been sentenced for a life-term in a prison or jail. The day-to-day tasks commonly linked to this role are mentioned on the Senior Correctional Officer Resume as follows – enforcing rules and keeping order within the jail or the prison; supervising activities of the inmates; inspecting facilities to make sure that the standards are met; searching inmates for contrabands; reporting on inmate’s conduct; enforcing rules and regulations within the jail; maintaining security by preventing disturbance and escapes, and supervising the daily activities of the inmates.

To ensure consistent and efficient operations within the prison, the officer must possess the following skills and abilities – the ability to restrain inmates, good judgment skills, strong interpersonal skills; negotiation skills; physical strength; resourcefulness; and self-discipline. It is mandatory to possess a high school diploma or GED, however, some correctional agencies demand college credits and military work experience.

Senior Correctional Officer Resume example

Senior Correctional Officer Resume

Summary : To Secure a Position Where Can Use Current Skill Set in Order to Maximize Productivity For The Company Work For.

Skills : Typing, Filing, Making Keys, Words, Excel, Switchboard.

Description :

    1. Involved the performance of security, movement, transportation and physical restraint of combative and assaultive inmates inside education, dining, housing unit, recreation yard and visitation areas of the facility.
    2. Trained of New hire Correctional Officers in their daily duties through out the facility in numerous post on how to properly pat down inmates for weapons and or drugs, search inmate cells, day halls.
    3. Hired and terminated offenders for jobs with in the housing unit, submitted their monthly pay using a citrix computer program which was linked to the accounting department.
    4. Provided supervision, care and security of inmates in a correctional environment.
    5. Experienced supervising inmates throughout the institution and providing instructions related to institutional procedures and sanitation.
    6. Enforced rules and regulations governing correctional institution security, inmate accountability and inmate conduct.
    7. Experienced with conducting various count procedures of inmates.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Academics


Senior Correctional Officer III Resume

Headline : To obtain a profession that is productive and helpful to the company,

Skills : Broad Computer Knowledge, Indepth Facility Mgt Experience, Water Blasting Knowledge/Experience, Budget Management.

Description :

    1. Used the ION machine to test for the presence of drugs according to the regulations.
    2. Forwarded paperwork to SIS and the Operations Lieutenant.
    3. Assisted SIS in several drug introduction cases in to the avisiting room.
    4. Supervised a crew of five inmates assigned the front entrance as orderlies, completing evaluations and pay sheets.
    5. Worked in housing units supervising inmates at FCC Terre Haute's USP, FCI and Satellite Camp.
    6. Conducted many cell searches finding tattoo paraphernalia, a homemade welding device, prohibited food items, and many gallons of homemade intoxicants  supervised inmates during movements as a corridor officer.
    7. Observed and delegated daily tasks as a training officer and acting sergeant.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Law Enforcement


Senior Correctional Officer II Resume

Headline : Senior Officer at Level 5 State Correctional Facility Perfect Attendance Officer on the Segregation/ General Population Pod Entered information into the computer system.

Skills : Excellent ComputerAnd Outstanding Organizational And Leadership Learned From The Marine Corps, Federal Bureau Of Prisons, And As A Teacher..

Description :

    1. Responsible for the direct supervision, custody, control, discipline and escape prevention of 50 inmates.
    2. Processed incoming inmates to intake.
    3. Controlled and monitored mass movements during meal times, work activities, and recreational activities.
    4. Monitored cell and dormitory areas.
    5. Prepared written matter of records and notices of infractions.
    6. Ensured the safety of lives and protection.
    7. Prepared and planned contingency plans and set up responses with other emergency units.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Customer Service

Senior Correctional Officer I Resume

Summary : To obtain a challenging career with the opportunity for rapid promotion, giving the chance to use the skills have acquired and gain knowledge that can be used further in life as well.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, Customer Service, Sales, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Received, or checked periodic inmate counts.
    2. Maintained order, disciplined, and security within assigned areas in accordance with relevant rules, regulations, policies, and laws.
    3. Maintained knowledge of, comply with, and enforce all institutional policies, rules, procedures, and regulations.
    4. Supervised and directed the work of correctional officers to ensure the safe custody, discipline, and welfare of inmates.
    5. Supervised or performed searches of inmates or their quarters to locate contraband items.
    6. Monitored behavior of subordinates to ensure alert, courteous, and professional behavior toward inmates, parolees, fellow employees, visitors, and the public.
    7. Completed administrative paperwork or supervise the preparation or maintenance of records, forms, or reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma In Diploma

Assistant Senior Correctional Officer Resume

Headline : To Secure a Position Where Can Use Current Skill Set in Order to Maximize Productivity For The Company Work For.

Skills : Typing, Filing, Making Keys, Words, Excel, Switchboard.

Description :

    1. Trained of New hire Correctional Officers in their daily duties through out the facility in numerous post on how to properly pat down inmates for weapons and or drugs, search inmate cells, day halls, dining halls, recreation yards for possible contraband by showing them how to properly search for hiding places and altered security devices and operating security cameras and how to look for suspicious activity ect; Also performed yearly training for all staff in (Prison Rape Elimination Act) and (Inmate escape).
    2. Showed them videos of inmate interviews throughout the country of inmates who committed sexual assault or who were victims of sexual assault, then would have an open forum of what to look out for and how to deal with and report P.R.E.A.
    3. Discussed in a classroom setting on different ways offenders might try to escape either from transport vehicle or other means through out the facility and discuss in an open forum of what to look for such as suspicious activity or security tampered devices.
    4. Conducted hearings on offenders who were written up for violation of Colorado Revised Statues as well as violating Posted operational rules of the facility.
    5. Conducted investigations on internal complaints and violations of rules and regulations according to policies and procedures.
    6. Monitored and tracked disciplinary and corrective actions , Certified to take urine samples from offenders and staff for drug testing.
    7. Monitored day to day activities of facility by surveillance camera and report unusual activities to a supervisor.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Academics

Associate Senior Correctional Officer Resume

Headline : Seeking full time employment within the criminal justice field in which able to utilize education, knowledge and experience.

Skills : Verbal, Written, Computer, Time Managment, Interpersonal .

Description :

    1. Implemented supervision, security, and treatment practices to ensure safe living environments while contributing to the growth and change of residents in a correctional setting.
    2. Helped counsel and rehabilitated residents by listening to their needs and complaints, offering advice and making sure they are referred to the appropriate treatment program.
    3. Effectively supervised and worked in a group setting serving as a positive role model to both residents and staff trainees.
    4. Communicated professionally orally and in writing.
    5. Maintained records/documentation and prepare reports.
    6. Settled disputes between two or more inmates by performing restraint techniques and de-escalation practices in accordance with procedures and training.
    7. Operated master control, opening doors within the facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Of Science In Criminal Justice

Assistant Senior Correctional Officer I Resume

Summary : To obtain employment that allows to grow professionally, while being able to utilize skills for the betterment of the organization with the best use of dedication, determination and resourcefulness.

Skills : Security/Corrections, Security/Corrections.

Description :

    1. Builds and maintains rapport with inmates.
    2. Defuses disruptive behavior by verbal interventions.
    3. Controls disruptive behavior by appropriate verbal orders and/or appropriate use of physical force.
    4. Uses verbal and listening skills to determine potential inmate problems, such as suicide risk, intoxication, drug usage, assaultive behavior, etc.
    5. Informs and explains institutional rules to inmates.
    6. Communicates information regarding security, safety and operations through the chain of command.
    7. Monitors inmates, watching closely for unusual behavior, improper conduct or signs of conflict.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Academics

Senior Correctional Officer/Manager Resume

Summary : Objective is to work for a thriving company that will appreciate hard work and dedication, Conducted financial account operations and procedures according to the tracking system for all 284 assigned offenders within assigned housing unit to verify for any discrepancies such as Child support payments, Restitution payments, Money Deposits from family and/or withdrawals for commissary order for goods.

Skills : Military, Management, Leadership, Excel, Word, Outlook, Enthusiastic, Organized, Computer.

Description :

    1. Transported inmates to court appearances, the jail, courtrooms and doctors' appointments.
    2. Directly supervised the day-to-day of inmates in the secure facility.
    3. Scheduled and coordinated corrections staff yearly training meetings Prepared the weekly inmate behavioral reports to be reported to the case workers.
    4. Prepared daily logs, progress reports and records on inmate's behaviors and documented findings in inmate's records.
    5. Vigorously observed and recognized positive and/or negative changes in inmate's behavior.
    6. Successfully operated the command control center and initiated the movement of all inmate's through the facility.
    7. Prepared incidents reports concerning inmate's disturbances as well as injuries.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS In Criminal Justice

Senior Correctional Officer/Director Resume

Objective : Briefly summarize qualifications. Degrees in Education and History. In addition to teaching in American public schools for seven years, traveling and teaching for eight years.

Skills : Air Assault,Combat Lifesaver, Javelin missle certified.

Description :

    1. Supervised a minimum of 120 inmates in living quarters, dining areas, visiting room and recreational areas.
    2. Counseled with inmates concerning the importance of maintaining a high level of sanitation, personal hygiene and self-preservation as they prepare to enter back into society.
    3. Provided positive feedback to supervisors and colleagues during shift briefings.
    4. Submitted memorandums and reports that are clear and concise in a timely manner, ensuring that the information is easily understood.
    5. Formulated work assignments for inmates according to their mental and physical ability.
    6. Compiled incident and accident reports and conducting interviews of witnesses when inmates are injured.
    7. Submitted suggestions to the supervisor that improve the orderly running of the institution.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies

Senior Correctional Officer Resume

Headline : Very reliable, a quick learner, a hard worker, and well organized. Accounting student, Looking for opportunities as an accounting/administrative assistant. Personal and professional references available upon request.

Skills : EKG, HemoCue, Urinalysis, DCA 2000, ICD -10-CM, CPT Coding, E-Clincals, MediSoft,, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint,.

Description :

    1. Regularly completed physical security checks of the facility, to include but not limited to opening, closing and responding to alarm sounds.
    2. Prepared incidents reports concerning inmate's disturbances as well as injuries.
    3. Regularly completed physical security checks of the facility, to include but not limited to opening, closing and responding to alarm sounds.
    4. Supervised staff and inmates Ensure the safety of staff and inmates Discipline the inmates according to the policy and procedures of Correction.
    5. Monitors visits between inmates and personal visitors.
    6. Supervises periods of recreational activity.
    7. Maintained a complete and accurate log of all activities and incidents during shift.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
General Studies