Highly dedicated, devoted, and detailed oriented correctional officer with thorough knowledge of the correctional system seeking a professionally challenging position which requires detailed knowledge of the correctional system. Exceptional leadership skills that include ensuring adherence to safety protocols and the ability to communicate with inmates and all members of the team to maintain a calm productive unit. Able to anticipate outcomes of objectives and set priorities based on the assessment of the anticipated need. Excellent communication skills with the ability to work independently with a high degree of discretion and judgment.
Firearms Defensive Tactics
Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA)
Suicide Prevention Gang Awareness
Criminal law knowledge
Interior and exterior patrol
Shift work experience
First Aid and CPR certified
High level of integrity
Correctional Officer04/2016 to CurrentHenrico County JailHenrico, VA
Enforced resident behavior management system and writes incident reports for infractions.
Employes de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and used physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
Maintains correct physical head count at all times.
Attends regular training and maintain appropriate certifications.
Assists in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
Monitors inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
Conducts internal security checks.
Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate activity.
Maintains communication with all other areas of the facility at all times.
Enforce rise program rules.
Maintained daily logs of shift activity.
Direct supervision of up to 96 inmates.
Engages the public in a professional manner.
Check for anything out of the ordinary.
Ability to communicate with different people with different backgrounds.
Ensure safety of inmates and staffs at all times.
Fax subpoena's and certification letters.
Kept up with inmates making sure they left on time and returned on time.
Give breathalyzer and drug test to federal and state work release participants.
Corrections Officer02/2005 to 02/2016Riverside Regional JailHopewell, VA
Attended regular training and maintained appropriate
Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and
used physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
Enforced resident behavior management system and wrote
incident reports for infractions.
Maintained daily logs of shift activity.
Maintained communications with all other areas of the
facility at all times.
Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate
Assisted in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
Supervised up to 96 inmates.
Dealt with the public on a professional manner.
Checked for anything out of the ordinary.
Communicated with different ethnicity.
Checked for any suspicious activity.
Made sure all inmates and staffs are safe and secure.
Faxed subpoena's and certification letters.
Transported and pick up inmates from work on time.
Ensured inmates making sure they left on time and
returned on time.
Gave breathalyzer and drug test to federal and state
work release participants.
Conducted internal security checks and distributed
Safety And Security Officer02/2012 to CurrentJohn Randolph Medical CenterHopewell, VA
Patrol the facility and serve as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions.
Report all incidents, accidents and medical emergencies to law enforcement.
Response quickly to medical emergencies, bomb threats and fire alarms.
Answer alarms and investigated disturbances.
Patrol medical facility premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows and gates.
Inspect parking lot to verify that vehicles were properly parked and displayed parking permits.
Continuously monitored security cameras and fire, building and alarm systems.
Sign in visitors
and completes appropriate visitation log forms during visitation on a
of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities on a secure
from incoming patients, provided receipts and inspected items for
monitored facility for inappropriate activity.
with all other areas of the facility at all times.
logs of shift activity.
techniques, verbal commands and used physical restraints to address unruly
patients on a secure unit.
Conduct security rounds.
and ensure proper working condition.
Engage the public on
a daily basis.
Prevention Institute (CPI) skills to safely manage disruptive and
Education and Training
Criminal Justice2005John Tyler Community CollegeChester, VALaw Enforcement and Justice Administration coursework
behavioral health, Fax, letters, Microsoft Excel, Office, Word, Microsoft Works, pick, supervision, HTML, enthusiastic people person, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills
Applications: Microsoft Works (Jail certified Microsoft Excel, Word, Office, Word, Offender Management Systems)