corrections officer resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Seasoned Corrections Officer brings calm, confident presence to in-prison interactions. Safety-focused approach to managing inmate interactions and activity. Compassionate supervision over areas such as recreation, visiting, work and food consumption. Detail-oriented approach to handling adverse and stressful working conditions. Works closely with management team on dynamic security protocols and ideas.

  • State and federal laws knowledge
  • Behavioral disorders familiarity
  • Inmate rights
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • Trained in defensive tactics
  • Armory and key control
  • Ethical standards of conduct
  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Restraint techniques
  • Non-violent intervention
  • Strategic planning and organization
  • Crisis management
  • Criminal Justice
  • Safety
Corrections Officer, 08/2020 - Current
Nisqually Indian Tribe Olympia, WA,
  • Maintained correct physical head count for inmates.
  • Conducted thorough cell searches to uncover contraband and other materials not allowed at facility.
  • Maintained appropriate control, security and well-being over those detained.
  • Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.
  • Monitored inmate behavior to prevent crime, escape attempts and other dangerous activities.
  • Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
  • Conducted internal security checks to ascertain inmate safety.
  • Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.
  • Maintained communications with staff and inmate body to maintain safe, effective prison environment.
  • Assisted in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
  • Recognized signs of problems, such as despondency, depression and anger in order to prevent riots or suicides.
  • Transported inmates to and from medical and dental appointments, funerals, work details and court hearings.
  • Complied with Standard Emergency Health Response Plan, including having written plan in place.
Lead Heavy Equipment Tecnishion , 12/2018 - 05/2020
Proper Hospitality Los Angeles, CA,
  • Diagnosed mechanical problems and determined solutions to correct concerns.
  • Inspected and tested machinery, equipment and component parts to identify defects, diagnose malfunctions and facilitate repairs.
  • Installed, fit, cleaned and repaired valves, caps, hoses, pumps and gaskets.
  • Cleaned, repaired and installed tank gaskets and internal and external valves.
  • Performed root cause analysis of problems, documented faults in tracking system and generated daily reports.
  • Troubleshot, diagnosed and repaired engineering equipment.
  • Orchestrated tooling changeovers, setups and repairs to minimize downtime and improve productivity.
  • Validated mechanical systems, solved problems identified and assisted in equipment startups.
  • Worked independently and as team member to develop design concepts that met business and technical needs.
Night Manager, 10/2016 - 11/2018
Maxsent Rapid City, SD,
  • Answered customer questions and addressed complaints quickly and courteously to patrons' satisfaction.
  • Stocked shelves and racks and placed mannequins in key areas to attract customers to store.
  • Implemented training to improve knowledge base of staff and used cross-training methods to maintain productivity during employee absences.
  • Served types of customer needs and resolved problems to satisfaction.
  • Assigned tasks based on operational needs and individual strengths.
  • Produced nightly audit reports and updates to maintain accurate business records.
  • Kept facilities secure and workers safe with proactive premises monitoring.
Security Officer, 05/2015 - 09/2016
Colorado Security Service City, STATE,
  • Guarded restricted areas to prevent unauthorized entry.
  • Patrolled and secured industrial and commercial premises to prevent intrusion.
  • Followed established security and safety procedures and posted orders to include enforcement of company rules, policies and regulations.
  • Secured personnel and premises by inspecting buildings, patrolling property and monitoring surveillance cameras.
  • Documented security-related situations and submitted in-depth reports to superiors.
  • Enforced security regulations and escorted non-compliant individuals to private areas for processing.
  • Responded to alarms and disturbances to maintain safety.
  • Warned persons of rule infractions or violations and evicted violators from premises.
  • Monitored premises and recorded activity in daily officer reports.
  • Monitored security cameras and fire, building and alarm systems.
  • Triaged problems quickly and provided precise and clear information while working under minimum supervision.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2014
Broomfield High School - Broomfield, CO
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Certifications : Automotive Mechanics, Computer Science , Expected in 05/2014
Boulder Tec - Boulder, CO,
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: Business Management, Expected in
Front Range Community College - Westminster, CO
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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Broomfield High School
  • Boulder Tec
  • Front Range Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Corrections Officer
  • Lead Heavy Equipment Tecnishion
  • Night Manager
  • Security Officer


  • High School Diploma
  • Certifications
  • Some College (No Degree)

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