corrections fto officer resume example with 15+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Experienced corrections officer, looking to expand career skills and to be a benefit to a future work environment as a probation officer. Hardworking Corrections Officer skilled in managing correctional functions and monitoring inmate behavior. Employs sound judgment and verbal de-escalation tactics to maintain order and prohibit dangerous situations. Vigilant and skillful communications professional in ability to communicate with inmates and other employees to diffuse tense situations and resolving conflicts. Expertise in managing and monitoring offender daily. Certified in the State of Tennessee as a Facility Training Officer to oversee facility training for all employees. Steadfast offering 3+ years of comprehensive experience in providing care, custody and control of inmates. Hardworking, confident and prepared to resolve conflicts tactfully. Strong background in customer service.

  • Emergency Response/ Crisis Intervention
  • Control Room Maintenance
  • Inmate Supervision/ Head Counts/ Security Checks
  • Public Safety
  • Incident/ conduct Reporting
  • Contraband Searching
  • Administration and Management
  • Rule Enforcement
  • Inmate Processing
  • Conduct Monitoring
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Dedication
  • First Aid Certification
  • Recordkeeping
  • Time Management
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Stress Management
  • Sound Judgment
University of Phoenix Tempe, AZ Expected in 2021 Bachelor of Science : Criminal Justice Administration - GPA :
Chattanooga College - Med. & Dental Tech Careers Chattanooga, TN Expected in 05/2017 Associate of Applied Science : Dental Assisting - GPA :
Meigs County High School Decatur, TN Expected in 05/2008 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • TCI FTO Training - Certified Facility Training officer
  • Chemical training- Mace certified
  • Restraint chair certification
  • CPR certified
  • Lift truck certified (2012-2018)
Work History
Meigs County Sheriff Department - Corrections Facility Training Officer
City, STATE, 04/2018 - Current
  • Effectively interact with staff, offenders, visitors and public to maintain security within facility.
  • Supervise inmates during all activities and transfers to monitor compliance and implement corrective actions.
  • Conduct pat downs and strip searches of inmates to prevent contraband from entering facility.
  • Routinely count inmates and in response to potential security breaches.
  • Receive and process inmates into custody of institution by searching prisoners and taking charge of personal property.
  • Maintain safety and security of staff and public by constant monitoring of inmates.
  • Inspect condition of locks, window bars, doors and gates to prevent prisoner escapes.
  • Author incident reports for management on violations and discrepancies.
  • Use Microsoft office and jail pack system to document facility and prisoner information, including prisoner identification, charges and inmate disturbance incidents.
  • Automate document flow by ensuring log books, shift logs, and medical files were maintained with 100% accuracy.
  • Oversee all facility training for all employees.
Shaw Industries Plant 10 - Machine Operator/ Production Recorder
City, STATE, 08/2011 - 04/2018
  • Organized and cleaned work area to meet standards, keep tidy and prevent injuries.
  • Maintained quality of product by checking labels, packaging and other factors.
  • Documented production activity in logs and job tickets.
  • Followed instructions and directions on batch tickets for accurate results.
  • Operated machining equipment safely with team of operators.
  • Complied with company and OSHA safety rules and regulations.
Piggly Wiggly - Cashier/ Customer Service Representative
City, STATE, 01/2006 - 08/2013
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs.
  • Restocked and organized merchandise in front lanes.
  • Operated cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with excellent accuracy levels.
  • Worked flexible schedule and extra shifts to meet business needs.
  • Assisted cashier team with resolving problems and maintaining efficiency.

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School Attended

  • University of Phoenix
  • Chattanooga College - Med. & Dental Tech Careers
  • Meigs County High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Corrections Facility Training Officer
  • Machine Operator/ Production Recorder
  • Cashier/ Customer Service Representative


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • High School Diploma

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