Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Hardworking First Responder skilled in managing correctional functions and monitoring inmate behavior. Employs sound judgment and verbal de-escalation tactics to maintain order and prohibit dangerous situations.

Enthusiastic First Responder eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of rules and procedures and training in safety, security, and more. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in any area.

  • Inmate Management
  • Emergency Management
  • Restraint Techniques
  • Staff Management
  • Surveillance
  • Emergency Response
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Safety and security enforcement
  • Suicide prevention training
  • Central and pod control
  • Self-defense techniques
  • Firearm operations trained
  • Weapons training
  • BLS Certified
  • OC Certified
  • Tazer Certified
  • Firefighter 1 & 2
  • ILEA 40hr
  • ILEA Jail School
  • Indiana BAC Certified
Work History
Corrections Officer, 07/2018 to Current
Lake County IlWaukegan, IL,
  • Streamlined operational efficiencies by effectively maintaining daily shift activity logs.
  • Inspected condition of locks, window bars, doors and gates to prevent prisoner escapes.
  • Conducted pat downs and strip searches of inmates and visitors to prevent contraband from entering facility.
  • Patrolled facility and work areas to complete headcounts of inmates.
  • Drove passenger vehicles and trucks to transport inmates to other institutions, courtrooms, hospitals and work sites.
  • Maintained safety and security of staff and public by applying defensive techniques and physical restraints.
  • Supervised inmates during all activities and transfers to monitor compliance and implement corrective actions.
  • Received and processed inmates into custody of institution by searching prisoners and taking charge of personal property.
  • Reduced escape attempts, crimes and other hazardous activity through close observation and situational awareness.
  • Effectively interacted with staff, offenders, visitors and public to maintain security within facility.
  • Oversaw and maintained custody of inmates in maximum security.
  • Monitored radio transmissions between staff to respond immediately to directions and emergencies.
  • Used Spillman and Excel to document facility and prisoner information, including prisoner identification, charges and inmate disturbance incidents.
Fire Fighter, 01/2015 to 12/2019
Department Of Administrative Services, State Of OhioNorwalk, OH,
  • Calmly and effectively directed evacuations during fires and emergencies to avoid fatalities, injuries and panic.
  • Responded to emergency medical calls to perform lifesaving procedures and other emergency medical services.
  • Quickly acted to contain any hazardous chemicals likely to catch fire, leak or spill.
  • Maintained strong knowledge of firefighting principles and suppression methods, which enabled proper decision making in emergency situations.
  • Evaluated situation at emergency sites to determine and execute most effective methods for saving life and property.
  • Removed individuals from dangerous situations and offered emergency assistance for minor and critical concerns.
  • Maintained close contact with dispatch to receive and share information about current fires, equipment movements and incoming personnel.
  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles to aid in rescue operations.
  • Prepared reports of fires, equipment and personnel.
  • Assisted in salvage operations and post fire operations.
  • Administered first aid and medical treatment to those injured during fires and car accidents.
  • Cut and cleared brush, as well as dug trenches to create fire lines using axes, chainsaws or shovels.
General Laborer, 07/2015 to 01/2018
Western Materials RecyclingGrand Junction, CO,
  • Participated in safety seminars.
  • Multi-tasked on heavy equipment, including skid loaders and improved project completion times.
  • Read work orders or received oral instructions to determine work assignments and equipment and materials needed.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Eliminated downtime and maximized revenue by providing top project quality control.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Solved and identified any complex issues that impacted management.
  • Assisted team members with tasks that require group effort.
  • Reduced process bottlenecks by training and coaching employees on practices, procedures and performance strategies.
Security Officer, 07/2013 to 11/2013
Virtua Health, Inc.Medford, NJ,
  • Reported suspicious activities and persons to law enforcement.
  • Wrote detailed reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual incidences.
  • Inspected suspicious activities and monitored premises for criminal acts and rule infractions.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Administered CPR and first aid to resuscitate individuals while waiting for emergency medical responders to arrive.
  • Participated in staff meetings, special events and professional development activities.
Certificate of Completion: Criminal Justice, Expected in 2014
Western Kentucky University - Bowling Green, KY
  • Received College Credits
Certificate of Completion: Criminology, Expected in 07/2013
Prosser Career Education Center - New Albany, iN,
  • Received College Credit
High School Diploma: General Education, Expected in 07/2013
Corydon Central High School - Corydon, IN

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School Attended

  • Western Kentucky University
  • Prosser Career Education Center
  • Corydon Central High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Corrections Officer
  • Fire Fighter
  • General Laborer
  • Security Officer


  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Completion
  • High School Diploma

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