Detention 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 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Hardworking Distribution Process Worker brings advanced abilities in coordinating shipments and routing materials. Thorough and detail-oriented in verifying key information to spot and proactively manage discrepancies. Critical thinker and quick learner calm in fast-paced environments.

  • Package labeling
  • Team-building
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem-Solving
  • Data Entry
  • Analytical and Critical Thinking
  • Multitasking Abilities
  • Loading and unloading
  • Forklift Operation
  • Order Picking and Processing
  • Packaging
  • Materials Handling and Transport
Work History
10/2021 to Current
Distribution Process Worker Department Of Defense Indian Head, MD,
  • Counted, sorted, or weighed incoming articles to verify receipt of items on requisition or invoices.
  • Utilized forklift or pallet truck to load, unload, transport and store goods.
  • Packed, secured, labeled, and applied postage to materials to prepare items for shipment.
  • Operates one or more types of material handling equipment such as standard type forklift, warehouse tractor, or general-purpose vehicle Requirements.
  • Checks accompanying documentation against container or packing labels.
  • Determines the appropriate method of packing based on the type of commodity/item to be packed.
  • Assembles items for shipment in the loading area according to information provided on the shipping requests and checks the condition of shipping containers prior to loading.
  • Recounts or searches other storage locations to assist in determining the basis for over, short, or misplaced items.
  • Collecting the right amount of stock, in the right quantity and delivering it to the right location.
  • Placing orders in a delivery area so that they are ready for collection by a hauler or courier.
  • Electronically scanning stock.
07/2021 to 10/2021
Police Officer City Of Des Moines Washington Des Moines, WA,
  • Patrolled assigned areas to prevent and detect roadway crimes.
  • Apprehended suspects, read Miranda Rights and transported offenders to jail.
  • Enforced traffic laws and ordinances through visual observation and radar speed detection.
  • Conducted witness interviews and gathered details regarding incidents to determine best course of action.
  • Diligently checked for proper identification from all military personnel, Federal employees/agents, and DoD civilians, as well as scanned packages/purses using hand-held wands and x-ray equipment upon entering the compound
  • Responded quickly to suspected bomb threats and evacuated buildings to search for explosive devices.
  • Maintained tight controls during static and mobile surveillance operations to protect validity and usefulness of evidence collected.
  • Performed random vehicle searches for unauthorized weapons, explosives, environmental offenses, terrorism, theft, etc
  • Proficient and qualified in the use of assault weaponry and proficient operator of tactical and non-tactical vehicles; physically fit—able to carry injured persons, heavy equipment, etc; CPR-certified
07/2020 to 07/2021
Detention Officer Forsyth County, North Carolina Winston Salem, NC,
  • Supervised and controlled behavior of 487 inmates.
  • Processed visitors and attorneys arriving to see prisoners.
  • Transported prisoners throughout facility and off-site to medical appointments and court appearances.
  • Processed prisoners through appropriate identification and documentation processes as part of facility booking procedures.
  • Conducted physical searches of prisoners and premises in search of weapons and contraband.
  • Verified identification using specialized databases and methods such as fingerprinting.
  • Wrote daily reports and maintained logs of inmate activities and behaviors.
  • Built solid relationships with staff and residents to keep the institution safe and secure.
06/2017 to 07/2020
Force Protection Officer Grady Health System Atlanta, GA,
  • Experienced Force Protection Officer at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, conducts offensive infantry tactics in confined spaces to restore breached security and provide the final barrier or element of an integrated security plan to ensure over 70,000 military personnel, as well as other vital assets, are protected.
  • Monitor alarms via CCTV security surveillance cameras in over 20 buildings, as well as patrolled premises to detect signs of intrusion; enforced security procedures, which ultimately prevented breaches of security.
  • Manage the visitor's registration center; professionally greet visitors, answer and direct telephone calls to the correct party, determine the nature of their visit; effectively operate detecting devices to screen individuals and prevent the passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas.
  • Conducted access control at military installation gates to prevent unauthorized entries; conducted hundreds of single-occupant vehicle patrols, as well as static surveillance from HMMWV vehicles or security surveillance from towers to observe entry procedures at military installation entry points.
11/2016 to 05/2017
Principal Trainer Vinnell Arabia/Northrop Grumann City, STATE,
  • Utilized creative scientific writing skills to prepare scripts for media programs; determined the appropriate visual aids, and assisted in the actual preparation of production materials; created curriculum designs for all PowerPoint presentations and audited all training materials.
  • Supervised the staff in preparing course materials to ensure format conformance; validated and published outlines of instruction, lesson plans, students’ outlines, and examinations following governing directives, as well as developed academic critiques and surveys.
  • Planned, developed, and produced training curriculum materials, processes, and best practices that were evaluated by higher headquarters and acknowledged to be highly effective in improving student outcomes; actively assisted in the development of new training courses, learning objectives, test questions, future training plans.
  • Utilized outstanding communications skills in conducting hundreds of formal/informal functional training sessions and supervised the planning, coordination, and execution of the weekly, quarterly and annual training programs to SANG personnel, focusing on mandated training objectives
  • As a seasoned Training Facilitator, improving the quality and professionalism of the Saudi Arabia National Guard (SANG) personnel by establishing an effective career development program to train over 1,000 National Guardsmen and soldiers how to proficiently utilize new equipment, gunnery, and tactics following standardized plans.
07/2016 to 10/2016
Correctional Lieutenant, Special Operations Georgia Department Of Corrections City, STATE,
  • Checked all books and discharges, making sure all charges have paperwork and all discharges have orders of discharge.
  • Oversaw control center, monitoring inmates, visitors, and employees for signs of suspicious behavior.
  • Set, enforced, and optimized internal policies to maintain efficiency and responsiveness to demands.
  • Great at utilizing de-escalation tactics; successfully mediated in disputes; led disciplinary procedures, investigated incidents, and identified inmates who need additional help or security; successfully managed emergencies, such as attempted escapes or fights.
  • Prepared variety of fact-finding reports to document all events that occurred during shift utilizing computer and database programs, including correctional center screening, admission, and incident form/reports.
Expected in
: Applied And Professional Ethics
Army Institute For Professional Development - Fort Eustis, VA
Expected in 06/1987
High School Diploma:
Dublin High School - Dublin, CA
  • Certified Protection Officer
  • Certified Peace Officer
  • Certified Short-Range Marksman
  • Certified Chemical Munitions Specialist
  • Less-Lethal Certified/Distraction Devices Certified
  • Oleoresin Capiscum Training
  • U.S. Army Leadership Training
  • Army Cyber Awareness Training
  • Certified Forklift Operator

Member, Georgia High School Association - Referee High School and Recreational Football Games
Member, Kappa Lamda Chi Military Fraternity - Work with homeless shelters, abuse centers, children centers, and other organizations
Member, City of Refuge UpLifting Boys2Men - Sports Director

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School Attended

  • Army Institute For Professional Development
  • Dublin High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Distribution Process Worker
  • Police Officer
  • Detention Officer
  • Force Protection Officer
  • Principal Trainer
  • Correctional Lieutenant, Special Operations


  • Some College (No Degree)
  • High School Diploma

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