Correctional Officer Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic [Job Title] eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of [Task] and [Task] and training in [Skill]. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in [Industry].

  • Criminal laws
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Inmate behavior modification tactics
  • Visitation Guidelines Understanding
  • Search and Seizure Procedures
  • Safety and Security Enforcement
  • Safety and Security
  • Inmate Management
  • Correctional Facility Procedures
  • Firearm operations trained
  • CCTV Monitoring
  • Restraint Techniques
Work History
Correctional Officer, 05/2021 to Current
Blue Earth CountyMankato, MN,
  • Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
  • Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
  • Maintained custody and control of [Number] inmates housed in [Type] security unit.
  • Determined and assigned inmates to appropriate housing.
  • Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints and searches.
  • Observed and supervised inmates throughout visits, meal time, recreation, phone calls and showers.
  • Identified facility openings and designated inmates to housing units.
  • Received and inspected mail, property and funds from visitors on behalf of designated inmates.
  • Arranged for medical and dental care of inmates.
  • Received and accounted for personal possessions and determined inmate work assignments.
  • Tracked inmates through head counts, visitor logs and scheduled activities.
  • Built solid relationships with staff and residents to keep institution safe and secure.
  • Restrained juvenile inmates when disturbances required physical intervention.
  • Verified facility security by inspecting plumbing, outside areas, locks and cells for potential hazards.
  • Searched building and grounds, living quarters and work areas for contraband.
  • Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals and medical appointments.
  • Addressed inquiries from general public, other staff, inmates and visitors to resolve concerns.
Inspector, 08/2014 to 02/2015
Colfax CorporationPortland, OR,
  • Upheld codes and regulations governing materials, processes, and procedures.
  • Collected samples and tested system components.
  • Inspected and examined materials and finished parts and products for defects and wear to verify conformance with blueprints, diagrams and template specifications.
  • Reviewed relevant blueprints and transportation paperwork.
  • Started and observed [Equipment] to automatically sort and inspect materials and products.
  • Prepared reports on non-destructive testing results.
  • Assessed testing processes on continuous basis to verify compliance with federal safety regulations.
  • Selected, calibrated, or operated equipment used in non-destructive testing of products or materials.
  • Prepared a variety of different written communications, reports and documents to ensure smooth operations.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Used Microsoft Word and other software tools to create documents and other communications.
  • Performed duties in accordance with all applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
Security Officer, 12/2013 to 08/2014
Hard Rock Hotels And CasinosHollywood, FL,
  • Oversaw daily monitoring and patrolled buildings, grounds, and work sites.
  • Gathered information, identified and implemented resolution, planned follow-up and logged and filed incident report to successfully manage complaints.
  • Operated detecting devices to screen individuals and prevent passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas.
  • Monitored central alarm systems for fire, intrusion and duress alarms and responded to [Number] emergencies weekly.
  • Protected facility and property guests by regularly circulating premises and monitoring surveillance feeds.
  • Identified violators and escorted departing personnel to guard against theft of property.
  • Reported suspicious activities and persons to law enforcement.
  • Oversaw premises, including entry and exit of up to [Number] employees and visitors daily.
  • Permitted entry with escort for approved persons into secure locations.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Secured personal and company goods against robbery, vandalism and illegal entry.
  • Reviewed camera and system feeds and alerted proper respondents regarding discrepancies.
  • Wrote detailed reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual incidences.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of vehicles, cargo trucks and visitors.
  • Participated in staff meetings, special events and professional development activities.
No Degree: NDT, Expected in
Spartan College of Aeronautics And Technology - Tulsa, OK
Bachelor of Science: Sociology, Expected in
Associate of Science: Psychology, Expected in 05/2019
Tyler Junior College - Troup, TX

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School Attended
  • Spartan College of Aeronautics And Technology
  • Tyler Junior College
Job Titles Held:
  • Correctional Officer
  • Inspector
  • Security Officer
  • No Degree
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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