correctional officer resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Attentive and compassionate person with calm and organized approach to emergency response needs. Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success. Hardworking and reliable with a strong determination Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth. Diligent Correctional Officer employs various management styles to supervise inmate activity. Persuasive leadership qualities generate respect and compliance from problematic residents. Detailed supervision during day-to-day prisoner interactions. Dedicated Soldier 4 years serving in the Iowa Army National Guard as an enlisted member of large team. Excellent abilities to follow direction, lead others and find solutions. Known for perseverance in task completion and outstanding work ethic.

  • Public assistance and support
  • Emergency response and assessment
  • Team building
  • People skills
  • Relationship building
  • Decision-making
  • Organization
  • Time management
  • Flexible
  • Critical thinking
  • Training & Development
  • Computer skills
  • Professional and mature
  • First Aid and CPR Certified
  • File and Record Maintenance
  • Ethical Standards of Conduct
  • State and Federal Laws Knowledge
  • Booking Procedures
  • Restraint Techniques
  • Occupational Hazards and Safety Precautions
  • Non-Violent Intervention
  • Trained in Defensive Tactics
  • Contraband Searching
  • Conduct Reporting
  • Incident Reporting
  • Security Checks
  • Firearms Training
  • Emergency Response
  • Corrections
  • Public Safety
  • CCTV Monitoring
  • Criminal Justice
Correctional Officer, 04/2022 - Current
City Of Johnson City Johnson City, TN,
  • Monitored daily activities to identify and manage suspicious behavior, improper conduct and signs of conflict.
  • Inspected cells and conducted random searches of common areas.
  • Maintained inmate logs and entered information into electronic offender record systems for regulatory monitoring.
  • Informed inmates and visitors of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities.
  • Maintained clear and open communications with facility areas to support safe operations.
  • Observed inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
  • Received property from incoming inmates, provided receipts and inspected items for contraband.
  • Processed inmate intake and re-assignment by completing paperwork, conducting searches and recording fingerprints.
Volunteer Firefighter, 02/2020 - Current
City Of Bellaire, Tx Bellaire, TX,
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work
  • Performed fundamental firefighter and driver duties
  • Collaborated with other emergency personnel when responding to accident scenes
  • Answered emergency situations quickly
  • Firefighter 1 and Hazmat Certified
  • Maintained tools and fire vehicles, contributing to rapid response capability
  • Stayed in close contact with dispatchers to obtain and relay current information about fire status, supplies and personnel.
  • Communicated with other firefighters and emergency personnel to relay observations, equipment needs and other relevant information.
  • Checked hoses and breathing masks after fire calls to determine proper functionality.
  • Collaborated with other emergency personnel when responding to accident scenes or acute illness calls requiring emergency medical care.
Military Police Officer, 10/2018 - Current
Raley's And Belair Suisun City, CA,
  • Enforced military laws and regulations
  • Monitored and investigated suspicious persons, situations and unusual activities
  • Diffused hostile situations with effective negotiation techniques
  • Composed reports on daily activities and incidents, which encompassed theft and damage to property, presence of unauthorized individuals and other unexpected situations
  • Monitored and authorized access to restricted areas by employees and visitors to guard against theft and incursion
  • Directed and controlled crowds at base functions and organized and recorded facts to prepare incident reports
  • Stayed in close contact with dispatchers to obtain and relay current information
  • Followed orders and carried out mission directives with professionalism and compassion despite chaotic and emotionally stressful circumstances.
  • Displayed leadership in accomplishing assignments and learning new skills.
  • Cultivated excellent worth ethic, dedication to duty and timeliness in work actions.
  • Conducted classes to teach fellow soldiers in platoon about safety and awareness topics.
Clerk, 07/2016 - Current
It Best Hardware Harlan City, STATE,
  • Stocker and piled goods and supplies
  • Unloading freight off trucks
  • Inventory and price checker/fixer
  • Marked and labeled products
  • Processed sales transactions to prevent long customer wait times
  • Prepared packages for shipment by generating packing slips and setting up courier deliveries
  • Organized computer-based information to minimize errors
  • Answered multi-line telephone system and routed calls to appropriate personnel
  • Contacted customers about changes or updates in accounts and communicated potential problems
  • Used word processing, spreadsheet tracking and database software to track and report on activities and information
  • Prepared and issued purchase orders, invoices and statements.
Education and Training
: JAILER DUTIES, Expected in 10/2022
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High school diploma: , Expected in 05/2019
Harlan Community High School - Harlan, IA
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Military police specialists (31B) certification: Army basic training/ advanced individual training: , Expected in
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School Attended

  • Harlan Community High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Correctional Officer
  • Volunteer Firefighter
  • Military Police Officer
  • Clerk


  • High school diploma
  • Military police specialists (31B) certification: Army basic training/ advanced individual training

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