Correctional Sergeant Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Alert Correctional Officer Sergeant with hands-on experience handling issues related to maintaining the peace in [Level] security prisons. Trained in defensive tactics and firearms. Sound knowledge of visitation guidelines and seize and search protocols. Motivated adept at reviewing immigration applications and screening and interviewing people. Well-versed in United States immigration laws. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Determined [Job Title] adept at assigning tasks to team members based on individual strengths. Communicated with key project stakeholders to ascertain project requirements. To seek and maintain a full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

  • Security procedures
  • Inspections
  • Conflict management
  • Officer training
  • Inmate movement control
  • Records maintenance
  • Rehabilitation programs
  • Counseling techniques
  • Responsible
  • Organization and Time management
  • Adaptability
  • Basic math
  • Analytical skills
  • Administration
  • Crowd control
Bessemer State Technical College Bessemer, AL, Expected in 10/1996 Associate of Arts : Heating, Air Conditioning, And Refrigeration Installation And Repair - GPA :
Huffman High School Birmingham, AL Expected in 07/1986 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
State Of Indiana - Correctional Sergeant
Richmond, IN, 03/2017 - Current
  • Cultivated and maintained climate of mutual respect with freedom from harassment and intimidation, to provide safe environment for staff and offenders.
  • Completed daily work report sheets and delegated tasks to employees.
  • Supervised dining hall, outdoor recreation area, vocational shop and inmate housing unit.
  • Inspected housing cells and directed teams completing in-depth searches for contraband or damage.
  • Verified all prison visitors carried proper identification and had no contraband before entering institution.
  • Assigned officer tasks such as cleaning cells and stocking clean laundry to keep prison running efficiently.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
  • Maintained energy and enthusiasm in fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Checked all book in and discharges, making sure all charges have paperwork and all discharges have orders of discharge.
  • Performed duties in accordance with all applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Developed and maintained courteous and effective working relationships.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
Sage Hospitality Resources, Llp - Maintenance Technician
Napa, CA, 04/1997 - 03/2021
  • Followed work orders and specifications for machine and equipment replacement, repair or maintenance.
  • Completed daily, weekly and monthly checklists on building equipment to maintain records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Used problem-solving skills to alleviate issues efficiently with minimal supervision.
  • Worked with building managers to assess ongoing needs and plan preventive maintenance and cleaning schedules.
  • Completed partial or full dismantling of equipment to quickly repair or replace defective components and restore functionality.
  • Removed dirt and lubricated machinery shafts, bearings and gears as part of regular maintenance.
  • Maintained restroom functionality by repairing leaking faucets, clogged toilets and other equipment.
  • Trained junior maintenance professionals on correct repair and cleaning procedures.
  • Finalized work on building systems by completing basic carpentry and other finish work.
  • Inspected fire extinguisher equipment on state-mandated schedule.
  • Installed new locks, door handles and door closers.
  • Reviewed blueprints and specifications to identify most effective ways to approach projects.
Unites States Navy - Petty Officer Second Class
City, STATE, 10/1986 - 12/2008
  • Directed safe and secure operations of over 100.000 worth of government property, resulting in no loss of equipment or negative incidents.
  • Trained 20 junior officers to develop officers into future leaders.
  • Conducted inspections, tests and measurements , materials to verify adherence with regulations and desired specifications.
  • Inspected surface preparation, primers, mid-coats, top-coats and powder coatings on all structures.
  • Performed daily inspection rounds throughout facilities to check on all equipment and machinery.
  • Used hand tools, instruments, gauges and equipment to complete accurate measurements and noted results for official records.

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Resume Overview

School Attended
  • Bessemer State Technical College
  • Huffman High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Correctional Sergeant
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Petty Officer Second Class
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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