juvenile detention officer resume example with 9+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. To seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills. Detail-oriented team player with strong organizational skills. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of accuracy.

  • Inmate Rights
  • File and Record Maintenance
  • Safety and Security
  • Restraining Techniques
  • Suicide Prevention Training
  • Prison Transportation
  • Search and Seizure Procedures
  • Releases Processes
  • Conflict Resolution Skills
  • Ethical Standards of Conduct
  • Recreational Activities
  • Therapeutic Facilitation
  • Human Nature Expertise
  • Active Listening
  • Inmate Behavior Modification Tactics
  • Admissions Processes
  • Product Knowledge
  • Community Mental Health Programs
  • Juvenile Corrections Procedures Knowledge
  • Inmate Escorting
  • Court Protocols
  • Court Appearances
  • Human Relations
  • Safety and Security Enforcement
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Detainee Guidance
  • Central and Pod Control
  • Prison Settings
  • Criminal Law
  • Crisis Intervention Training
  • Armory and Key Control
  • Visitation Guidelines Understanding
  • Professional Relationships
  • Inmate Accountability
  • Medical Emergency Response
  • Strategic Planning
  • Offender Counts
  • Commercial Property
  • Emergency Situations
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Booking Procedures
  • Community Events
  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Behavioral Disorders Familiarity
  • Work Detail Oversight
  • De-Escalating Conflicts
  • Disciplinary Action
  • Meal Distribution
  • Evidence Collection
  • Background Investigations
  • Physical Restraint
  • Nonviolent Intervention
  • Security Procedures
  • Firearms Training
  • Health and Safety Regulations
  • Violence Prevention
  • Contraband Prevention
  • Administration and Management
  • Weapons
  • Negotiation
  • Observation
Tri-c Community College , Expected in 02/2011 No Degree : Ohio Peace Officer Training - GPA :
Shaw High School East Cleveland , Expected in 04/2010 GED : - GPA :
Work History
Ada County - Idaho - Juvenile Detention Officer
Boise, ID, 11/2017 - 12/2022
  • Observed and recorded mental and physical health of each juvenile offender.
  • Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records, and activity journals.
  • Transported juvenile inmates to and from court hearings, medical facilities, classes or recreational activities.
  • Tracked inmates through head counts, visitor logs, and scheduled activities.
  • Booked new inmates into facility and processed inmates for release.
  • Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals, and medical appointments.
  • Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints, and searches.
  • Inspected work sites and crew trucks for contraband, cleanliness, and safety.
  • Observed behavior of residents individually and in groups.
  • Conducted routine and emergency head counts.
  • Observed and supervised inmates throughout visits, meal time, recreation, phone calls, and showers.
  • Searched building and grounds, living quarters, and work areas for contraband.
  • Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
  • Established positive working relationships and maintained boundaries with resident offenders.
  • Built solid relationships with staff and residents to keep institution safe and secure.
  • Supervised 30 inmates during mealtime and recreational time.
  • Enforced rules and regulations to maintain order among inmates.
  • Provided assistance and guidance to inmates regarding daily activities.
City Of Costa Mesa - Reserve Police Officer
Ca, CA, 04/2014 - 11/2017
  • Performed rescue functions at accidents, emergencies and disasters by directing traffic and administering emergency medical aid.
  • Participated in continuous firearms proficiency, defensive driving and arrest technique training.
  • Trained other officers in firearms and self-defense tactics.
  • Monitored crowded public areas and events to mitigate risk and promote safety.
  • Responded to emergency calls to provide assistance to citizens in need.
  • Conducted searches of individuals, vehicles and premises.
  • Utilized clear communication and interpersonal skills to build relationships with citizens.
  • Monitored criminal activity in community to identify suspicious activity.
  • Obtained information from arrested subjects to conduct debriefings.
  • Identified, pursued and arrested suspects and perpetrators of criminal acts.
  • Built excellent rapport and working relationship with community to build trust and improve upon communication.
  • Thoroughly analyzed criminal information and processed crime scenes.
  • Recorded facts to prepare reports documenting incidents and activities.
Cleveland Metropolitan School District - Cleveland Metropolitan School District
City, STATE, 04/2013 - 11/2017
  • Patrolled and monitored premises in company vehicle, on bicycle, and by foot.
  • Regulated vehicle and pedestrian traffic onto building grounds.
  • Oversaw daily monitoring and patrolled buildings, grounds, and work sites.
  • Conducted regular patrols of key areas to spot and control security concerns.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Protected facility and property guests by regularly circulating premises and monitoring surveillance feeds.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of vehicles, cargo trucks, and visitors.
  • Gathered information, identified, and implemented resolution, planned follow-up and logged and filed incident report to successfully manage complaints.
  • Screened individuals and prevented passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas.
  • Acted quickly during emergency situations to reduce opportunity for damage and injury.
  • Wrote detailed reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual incidences.
  • Executed security rules and procedures and calmly and promptly escorted non-compliant individuals out of building.
  • Checked identification of persons entering and exiting facility to eliminate unauthorized visitors.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Tri-c Community College
  • Shaw High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Juvenile Detention Officer
  • Reserve Police Officer
  • Cleveland Metropolitan School District


  • No Degree
  • GED

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