An honest and committed Correctional Officer who has 13 years of experience of supervising the security and conduct of inmates in their cells, at mealtimes and during recreation periods. Always a first-responder to a crisis situation and has a no nonsense attitude to enforcing rules and regulations. Can address and resolve conflict. Directly and constructively and will always promote programs that are beneficial to offenders. Will work hard to reduce the risk of inmates re-offending Resourceful and dedicated Correctional Officer with motivational leadership, training and employee supervision experience. 13 years in corrections. Hardworking Correctional Officer who employs sound judgment and verbal de-escalation tactics to keep order and avoid dangerous situations. Skillfully detects contraband during cell searches. Correctional Officer who manages dangerous and unruly criminals while focusing on maintaining safety and promoting rehabilitation. Correctional Officer committed to maintaining order and enforcing rules and regulations in prison settings. Resilient professional versed in handling difficult inmates and stressful situations. Respectful and ethical Correctional Officer who believes that implementing firm, clear guidelines and adopting an attitude of understanding generates a more peaceful prison environment for all involved. skills Basic Knowledge of PC and Computer software Fast Learner Professional Appearance, Attitude and Demeanor Highly Dependable Motivated self starter with a strong desire to learn Excellent Attention to Details Flexible, reliable and dependable hard worker Supervised the inmates and effectively enforced the rules Criminal law knowledge of the correctional facility Crisis intervention training Self-defense techniques Search and seizure procedures Correctional facility procedures knowledge Suicide prevention training Firearm operations trained Safety and security-oriented Strong interpersonal skills Central and pod control Segregation unit specialist Team-oriented Weapons training
Ethical standards of conduct
First aid and CPR certified
Trained in defensive tactics
Excellent problem solver
Visitation guidelines understanding
Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI)
Behavioral disorders familiarity
Created an orientation Booklet Completed extensive crisis prevention and intervention training programs. to better acquaint new inmates with the prison environment.
NORTH CAROLINA DEPT OF PUBLIC SAFETYOctober 2003 to CurrentCORRECTIONAL OFFICER Polkton, NC
Assigned to work in warehouse/clotheshouse responsible for storage issuing of inmate and staff clothes for the entire facility at Lanesboro Correctional ensure that inmates are allowed to change clothing by the established schedule and supervise the issuing of clothing maintain an inventory of all clothing at the facility order clothing and supplies that is needed maintain an inventory of all clothing at the facility Maintained the custody and control of288] inmates housed in maximum security unit.
Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
Received and accounted for personal possessions and determined inmate work assignments.
Searched the building and grounds, living quarters and work areas for contraband.
Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
Issued cleaning supplies, comfort items, laundry and all basic meals.
Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals and medical appointments.
Received and inspected mail, property and funds from visitors on behalf of designated inmates.
Observed behavior of residents individually and in groups.
COLLINS & AIKMANSFebruary 1991 to April 1993OPERATOR/FIXER ALBEMARLE, NCTends multiple needle machine that tufts material to be used for articles such as rugs creeler to change yarn styles in creel or mounts supply packages on spindles and pieces up ends to leader in yarn guides draw ends through guides place roll of backing material on brackets observe tufting to detect yarn breaks rethread broken yarn ends and replace bent or broken needles replace dull knives unthread needles and ties up extra drop wires increase or decrease speed of cloth
COLLINS & AIKMANSApril 1993 to October 2003DRYER OPERATOR ALBEMARLE, NCPOSITION SPOOLS OF WET MATERIAL ON MACHINE BRACKLETS REGULATE SPEED OF INMATKE & EXHAUST BLOWERS AND OBTAIN SPECIFIED TEMPERATURE START MACHINE & OBSERVES AS CARPERT EMERGES DISCHARGE IF DRYING MEETS SPECIFICATIONS OBSERVE GAUGES ADJUST SWITCHES TO MAINTAIN A SPECIFIED TEMPERATURE MAY RUN CARPET THROUGH SWING
UNIFI SPUN YARNSAugust 1985 to January 1991RING SPINNER MT.PLEASANT, NCTENDS SPINNING FRAMES THAT DRAW OUT ROVING OR SILVER INTO YARN PATROL WORK AREA AND OBSERVES SPINNING TO DETECT NEARLY EXHAUSTED SUPPLY PACKAGES BREAKS IN YARN ROVING AND SILVER PIECES UP BREAKS IN YARN TWIST ENDS OF MATERIAL FROM SUPPLY PACKAGES TO MATERIAL IN MACHINE BRUSH YARN OR LINT FROM DRAWING ROLLERS GUIDES AND RAILS NOTIFIES DESIGNATED PERSONNEL OF MACHINE MALFUNCTION CHANGE TRAVELERS.
WOODHAVEN COURT ASSISTED LIVINGJanuary 2005 to January 2010CNA/MED TECH ALBEMARLE, NCRead and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake. Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs. Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters. Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems. Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment. Provided necessary supplies, support and assistance to medical staff and patients for unit specific procedures. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs. Documented resident records on daily flow sheets. Documented resident records on daily flow sheets. Assisted with ADLs. Assisted with ADLs. PASSES MEDICATIONS AND GIVES TREATMENTS ACCORDING TO PHYSICIANS ORDERS responsible for notifying charge nurse of medications needing to be refilled assist residents with personal hygiene tasks and other activities of daily living
ALBEMARLE HIGH SCHOOL1985High School DiplomaAlbemarle, NC
STANLY COMMUNITY COLLEGE2005CERTIFICATE: CNAALBEMARLE, NC, USA