corrections officer resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Veteran with a background as a first responder. Efficient with teamwork and learning things quickly. Strong leadership, planning and problem-solving abilities.

  • Occupational hazards and safety precautions
  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Slotted for EMT course
Surface Miner, 06/2021 to Current
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.Albuquerque, NM,
  • Controlled operation of heavy power machinery to complete on-site work.
  • Inspected equipment prior to operation for safe operations.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Basic electrical safety training
Firefighter, 08/2020 to Current
Lake County IlGurnee, IL,
  • Cleaned, serviced and maintained fire apparatus in condition of readiness and performed general maintenance of fire department property.
  • Laid hose lines and operated nozzles, pumps, hydrants and fire extinguishers.
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work.
  • Accomplished Airman Leadership School to promote into a supervisory role.
  • Accomplished FEMA ICS 100, 200, 700 and 800 training.
Corrections Officer, 10/2020 to 05/2021
Steele CountyOwatonna, MN,
  • Maintained appropriate control, security and well-being over those detained.
  • Operated communication systems, including telephones, switchboards, intercoms and two-way radios to effectively communicate with other personnel.
  • Maintained daily logs of shift activity.
  • Observed and directed inmates during recreation, visits, telephone and shower time.
  • Reviewed housing assignments and reassigned inmates to meet allocation and safety needs.
  • Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.
  • Conducted thorough cell searches to uncover contraband and other materials not allowed at facility.
  • Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
  • Assisted in restraining violent and unruly inmates.
  • Patrolled and visually inspected units, yards, buildings and inmates property and clothing to ensure welfare, security and safety.
Special Deputy, 07/2020 to 09/2020
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.Anchorage, AK,
  • Provided backup for and assisted in enforcing laws.
  • Served civil process documents, including subpoenas and eviction documents.
  • Performed door security and maintained the security of the building.
  • Part time job while searching for new employment
Firefighter, 08/2016 to 07/2020
  • Serves daily as a fully trained firefighter working 24 hours on/24 hours off in a station of over 50 other firemen.
  • Responds to motor vehicle accidents on and off base.
  • While on scene we assess individuals involved and block off route to prevent further injuries.
  • Performs the duties of a structural and aircraft rescue firefighter, responding to calls from alarm activations and standby calls to actual fires.
  • Serves as a driver/operator of fire apparatus and equipment to include 1250 gallon per minute pumper, 5000 gallon tanker, 3300 gallon Airport firefighting vehicle and 75 ft Aerial ladder truck.
  • Therefore I need to stay proficient in knowing and operating the apparatuses.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on emergency equipment to include chain saws, k-12 saws and gas powered fans and generators.
  • Which requires the proper documentation and reporting for broken equipment.
  • Perform work in structural fire, hazardous materials operations and aircraft rescue firefighter (ARFF) functions in facilities including, but not limited to, aircraft hangers, barracks, gyms, and dining facilities to get familiarization and layouts to help prepare to be as proficient as possible at occupation.
  • Trained on a variety of aircraft to include but not limited to, kc-135, kc-10, c-130, f-22, f-16, c-17 and t-38 to know and follow proper standard operating procedures in case of mishaps or emergencies.
  • Assist in periodic fire prevention inspections to identify fire hazards and deficiencies.
  • Also to include establishing public relations and conduct fire prevention awareness and educational training.
  • Relied upon to perform duties involving hazmat situations and Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear and Explosive (CBRN) operations and response.
  • Deployed to Africa for six months from July 13th 2017- January 16th 2018.
  • Also deployed to Afghanistan for six months from January 23rd 2019 - August 1st 2019.
  • Performed duties as a dispatcher of EMS and Fire emergencies in a deployed environment.
  • Managed program for maintaining and inspecting over 300 pieces of tools and equipment while deployed to Africa.
  • Conducts training on specialized firefighting equipment and vehicles operation to ensure safe and proficient operation.
  • Maintains secret security clearance (exp 2026).
  • Communicates with dispatch, command and other firefighters using hand held and vehicular mounted radios.
  • Have over 50 hours of volunteer time between Fire prevention week, static truck displays and cleaning up the local area.
  • Have two weeks of training consisting of basic combat skills that include training on a variety of U.S.
  • Army weapons, convoy operations and base security operations.
  • Deployed to Africa for six months from July 13th 2017- January 16th 2018.
  • Also deployed to Afghanistan for six months from January 23rd 2019 - August 1st 2019.
  • While deployed to both locations I had to work with multiple cultures to complete a variety of tasks.
  • While in Afghanistan had to perform convoy ops to land and provide security for aircraft and personnel around aircraft while on the ground.
  • While in Africa I was required to have an armed convoy between base of work and base for sleep.
  • Interned at the Chippewa County Sheriff's Office for five months as a special deputy through a transition program through the Air Force called Skills Bridge program.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2016 to Pickford High School - Pickford, MI,
: Fire Science, Expected in to AMU - Online,

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School Attended

  • Pickford High School
  • AMU

Job Titles Held:

  • Surface Miner
  • Firefighter
  • Corrections Officer
  • Special Deputy
  • Firefighter


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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