Correctional Officer resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Seasoned, resourceful Correctional Officer familiar with problem-solving and crisis-management techniques necessary to effectively navigate prison environment. Detailed supervision for day-to-day inmate interactions, including recreation, leisure and work-site activity. Safety-focused dedication with results-oriented planning and protocol establishment to maintain safety for all.

  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Armory and key control
  • Visitation guidelines understanding
  • Non-violent intervention
  • Observation
  • Behavioral disorders familiarity
  • Restraint techniques
  • File and record maintenance
  • Occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Trained in defensive tactics
  • Inmate rights
  • Product Knowledge
  • Safety
04/2018 to Current
Correctional Officer Eau Claire County Eau Claire, WI,
  • Apprehended escapees safely while following proper techniques.
  • Supervised inmates during day-to-day activities.
  • Maintained clear and open communications with all facility areas to support efficient and safe operations.
  • Conducted internal security checks to ascertain inmate safety.
  • Safely transported inmates to and from work sites.
  • Inspected cells and conducted random searches of common areas.
  • Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.
  • Maintained correct physical head count at all times.
  • Assigned inmates to open and appropriate housing units.
  • Directed visitor sign-in, documenting processes and completing appropriate visitation logs.
  • Assisted in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
  • Received property from incoming inmates, provided receipts and inspected items for contraband.
  • Transported inmates to and from personal appointments, including medical and dental appointments, funerals, work details and court hearings.
  • Supervised 160 individuals and managed cases in [Type] facility.
  • Maintained communications with staff and inmate body to maintain safe, effective prison environment.
  • Supervised 160 individuals and managed cases in prison facility.
  • Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
  • Detected potential threats and quickly defused conflicts.
  • Implemented defensive tactics and physical restraints to maintain safety and security of prison facility.
  • Enforced resident behavior management protocols and drafted incident reports for infractions.
  • Maintained appropriate control, security and well-being over those detained.
  • Informed inmates and visitors of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities.
  • Maintained records and logs of man hours, materials and equipment used.
  • Observed and directed inmates during recreation, visits, telephone and shower time.
  • Instructed inmates on work detail and oversaw work-site transportation.
  • Reviewed housing assignments and reassigned inmates to meet allocation and safety needs.
  • Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
  • Maintained daily logs of shift activity.
  • Supervised residents during meal distribution and intake, recreation time and work-site performance.
  • Applied non-violent response tools and physical restraint during problematic situations.
  • TSU tactical support unit respond to any disturbance within inside prison.
  • Hand gun training 9mm certification
  • CPR certified
11/2017 to 04/2018
Forklift Operator Ollie's Bargain Outlet Sarasota, FL,
  • Observed inventory allocation to maintain material needs and production deadlines.
  • Scanned materials into and out of inventory using barcode tags.
  • Moved goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Interpreted receiving sheets, computer printouts and both written and verbal instructions.
  • Maintained current forklift training and certification as required by company policies.
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
  • Kept appropriate records and reports for inventory accuracy.
  • Maneuvered forklift over and around loaded pallets, boxes and other materials.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Conducted inventory transactions using scanner gun.
03/2017 to 10/2017
Tractor Operator Department Of Defense Naval Air Station Whidbey Island, WA,
  • Followed maps and GPS systems to complete tasks efficiently.
  • Maintained grounds using lawnmower, tractors and other types of equipment.
  • Logged official trips to track daily mileage and gas consumption.
  • Monitored equipment, structures, materials, events and environment to assess problems.
  • Analyzed power requirements for soil conditions to determine safe operating speeds.
  • Operated rubber-wheeled tractor with cutting and plowing attachments to perform manual work tasks.
  • Observed road and traffic laws and regulations to execute safe driving practices.
  • Conducted general labor duties, including digging ditches, grading, sloping and jackhammering.
  • Executed backhoes and front-loading devices to move trees, dig ditches and unload soil to complete grounds maintenance.
01/2016 to 02/2017
driver Lutheran Social Services Of Wisconsin And Upper Michigan Inc Hudson, WI,
  • Achieved consistently high customer scores due to exceptional service.
  • Transported clients to specified destinations safely and on-time.
  • Followed safety rules to keep clean driving record with no accidents or incidents.
  • Offered riders information about local attractions and restaurants.
  • Planned optimal routes to minimize delays and maximize time efficiency.
  • Presented bills and receipts to customers to collect payments for goods delivered or unloaded.
  • Inspected vehicle before and after every trip to assess performance and maintenance requirements.
  • Managed records by tracking mileage, maintenance and expenses.
  • Utilized GPS to optimize routes and continuously meet estimated delivery times.
  • Practiced safe and secure loading methods to avoid damaging goods.
  • Performed activities on time while maintaining regular attendance and punctuality to support scheduling and work coverage.
Education and Training
Expected in 01/2018
Arizona Western College - Yuma, AZ
Expected in 06/2018
Correctional Officer: Cota Academy
Maricopa Community Colleges - Rio Salado Community College - Tempe, AZ

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School Attended

  • Arizona Western College
  • Maricopa Community Colleges - Rio Salado Community College

Job Titles Held:

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  • Forklift Operator
  • Tractor Operator
  • driver


  • GED
  • Correctional Officer

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