correctional sergeant resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Logical Correctional Sergeant with a successful background in corrections and law enforcement. Exceptional verbal and written communication abilities. Trained in handling intense situations with professionalism and ease. Experienced Correctional procedures, Correctional policies and emergency situations.

  • Crowd control
  • Body searches
  • Inmate transport
  • Rules of conduct
  • Officer training
  • Inmate movement control
  • Inspections
  • Security procedures
  • Counseling techniques
  • Conflict management
  • Job assignments
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Communication
  • Time management
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Problem resolution
Correctional Sergeant, 07/2020 - Current
State Of Kentucky Florence, KY,
  • Maintained order in buildings and on grounds of MCCX.
  • Coordinated shakedowns to locate and remove unauthorized items.
  • Supervised and made cell assignments.
  • Manage multiple employees and supervise multiple offenders in MCCX.
  • Monitor all disciplinary and medical lockups daily.
  • Notify medical staff of inmates requiring medical attention and submit proper incident reports.
  • Assign daily tasks and responsibilities to employees and fill out daily work logs.
  • Demonstrate leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Improve operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Handled all delegated tasks, including daily work load and daily tasks.
  • Demonstrate self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Juggle multiple projects and tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery.
  • Motivate and encourage team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
Correctional Corporal, 01/2018 - 07/2020
State Of Delaware Northridge, DE,
  • Supervised and made cell assignments.
  • Maintained order in building and on grounds of MCCX facility.
  • Notified medical staff of inmates requiring medical attention and submitted proper incident reports.
  • Assigned daily tasks and responsibilities to employees and filled out daily work logs.
  • Supervised visitation and checked all visitors for proper identification and contraband.
  • Coordinated shakedowns to locate and remove unauthorized items.
  • Managed multiple employees and supervised multiple offenders inside the facility.
  • Assigned and monitored training needs of subordinate staff members to close knowledge and performance gaps.
  • Created agendas and communication materials for team meetings.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
Correctional Officer, 05/2016 - 01/2018
County Of Gwinnett Lawrenceville, GA,
  • Supervisemultiple individuals and managed cases inside the facility.
  • Observed and directed inmates during recreation, visits, telephone and shower time.
  • Received property from incoming inmates, provided receipts and inspected items for contraband.
  • Assisted in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
  • Maintained daily logs of shift activity.
  • Promoted rehabilitation of offenders and maintained safety of staff and residents.
  • Assigned inmates to open and appropriate housing units.
  • Detected potential threats and quickly defused conflicts.
  • Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
  • Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.
  • Inspected cells and conducted random searches of common areas.
  • Conducted internal security checks to ascertain inmate safety.
  • Maintained records and logs of man hours, materials and equipment used.
  • Maintained appropriate control, security and well-being over those detained.
  • Recommended further treatment strategies and diagnostic efforts for inmates.
  • Applied non-violent response tools and physical restraint during problematic situations.
  • Supervised inmates during day-to-day activities.
  • Maintained correct physical head count at all times.
  • Monitored daily activities to identify and manage suspicious behavior, improper conduct and signs of conflict.
  • Maintained clear and open communications with all facility areas to support efficient and safe operations.
  • Maintained communications with staff and inmate body to maintain safe, effective prison environment.
  • Supervised residents during meal distribution and intake, recreation time and work-site performance.
  • Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
  • Completed protocols during emergency situations.
  • Informed inmates and visitors of rules, safety and security procedures and responsibilities.
Quality Control Inspector, 02/2010 - 05/2016
Party City Bethlehem, PA,
  • Conferred with scientific, engineering and technical personnel to resolve design, research and testing problems.
  • Consulted with engineers to resolve quality, production and efficiency problems.
  • Worked with engineers to facilitate research and development testing, correct mechanical failures and generate technical specifications prior to release.
  • Used specialized tools to take precise measurements of various aspects of samples.
  • Completed and signed off on repair and maintenance documentation for submission to Quality Supervisor.
  • Performed detailed analysis on 100% sample of products.
  • Inspected quality of finished products, making minor repairs to meet project expectations.
  • Assessed materials, parts and products for conformance with quality control requirements and production specifications.
  • Reviewed drawings and blueprints to determine appropriate level of inspection required.
  • Trained newly hired employees by explaining company procedures, job duties and performance expectations.
  • Completed non-destructive tests and visual inspections continuously.
  • Used Tape measures and micrometers to conduct physical and visual inspections.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2007
Oneida High School - Oneida, TN
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  • Oneida High School

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  • Correctional Corporal
  • Correctional Officer
  • Quality Control Inspector


  • High School Diploma

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