Correctional Officer committed to maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations in prison settings. Resilient professional versed in handling difficult inmates and stressful situations. Correctional Officer who exercises excellent judgment during crisis events and develops strong rapport with prisoners and colleagues. Selected as officer of the month on two different occasions. Presented with numerous positive performer awards as well as a letter of commendation for my behavior during a serious physical assault.
Strong interpersonal skills
Conflict resolution skills
Positive attitude and behavior
Proven to be able to handle stressful situations
Correctional officerJun 2013 to Current Toledo Correctional Institute － Toledo, OH
Maintained control of the institution to provide safety and security of the facility, inmates, staff, and general public by enforcing the rules and regulations set forth by the Ohio Department of rehabilitation and Corrections.
Supervise and direct inmate activity in assigned areas of the institution.
Conduct counts, security checks and searches of areas and inmates to ensure safety and security.
When necessary utilize physical force, unarmed self-defense or other force to detain or secure Maintained the custody and control of over 40 inmates housed in maximum security unit.
Platoon SergeantOct 2000 to Current U.S. Army NATIONAL GUARD － Toledo, OH
Manages the training, health and welfare of 40 military police personnel Directly teaches, coaches and mentors four junior Sergeant's to be successful in management, training and physical fitness Supervised teams in support of security and installation law and order operations.
Maintained 100% accountability of all assigned equipment worth more than $1,000,000 Conducts surveillance, safety and security inspections of institution and property Gathers information and writes/completes reports for the commander, completes performance evaluations/awards for over 40 personal.
Product specialistOct 2000 to Jun 2013 Best Buy － Holland, OH
Unloaded semi-trucks, displayed the product on the sales floor.
Fostered a positive work environment by consistently treating all employees and customers with respect and consideration.
Handled all customer relations issues in a gracious manner and in accordance with company policies.
Education and Training
criminal justice2004Owens Community College － Perrysburg, OH, United Statescriminal justice GPA: 3.68
Military Police Investigator2010Fort Leonard Wood － Fort Leonard Wood, MO, United StatesTrained as a certified investigator for the U.S. Army