Correctional Officer equipped with a strong moral code and excellent crisis management techniques. Focuses on safety in all interactions with inmates and staff.Correctional Officer familiar with the problem solving tools and crisis management techniques necessary to be successful in a prison environment.Correctional Officer adept at managing dangerous and unruly criminals without losing sight of the overarching goal of maintaining safety and promoting rehabilitation. Corrections Officer focused on maintaining peace, security and safety within correction centers and federal prison systems. Extensively trained in crisis prevention and intervention.
Completed extensive crisis prevention and intervention training programs.Averted a potential riot by effectively handling a confrontational situation with other corrections team members. Security and integrity training, varian drug equipment training, asbestos awareness training, cell phone investigations training, and security threat group training.
Managed a team of four Correctional Emergency Response Officers (CERT). Managed a shift of 25 correctional officers and 1700 inmates. Supervised day to day operations of a correctional facility ensuring inmates and staff are in compliance with state and local policy and procedures. Investigated inmates and staff for criminal activity. Conducted searches of the facility for contraband, security breach, and completed detailed and thorough reports of facts. Instructed employees and provided on the job training. Maintained knowledge of, complied with, and enforced all institutional policy, rules, procedures, and regulations. Maintained order, discipline, and security withing assigned areas in accordance with relevant rules, regulations, policies, and laws. Monitored behavior of subordinates to ensure alert, courteous, and professional behavior towards inmates, fellow employees, visitors, and the public. Responded to all facility emergencies and on-call 24 hours a day. Assisted local law enforcement when necessary. Transported high risk inmates and also dealt with crowd control. Monitored the activities of security threat groups (gangs) and their members who threaten the safety and security of staff and other offenders. Work closely with other prison facilities by sharing information on security threat groups and their members. Completed administrative paperwork, supervised the preparation or maintenance of records, forms, and reports. Supervised activities such as searches, shakedowns, riot control, or institutional tours. Convey correctional officers or inmates complaints to superiors. Enforced resident behavior management system and wrote incident reports for infractions.Employed de-escalation techniques, verbal commands and used physical and mechanical restraints to address unruly inmates.Maintained correct physical head count at all times.Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.Escorted prisoners to court appearances in a timely fashion.Maintained daily logs of shift activity.Routinely reviewed housing assignments and reassigned inmates when needed.Received property from incoming inmates, provided receipts and inspected items for contraband.Signed in all visitors and completed appropriate visitation log forms.Transported inmates to and from medical and dental appointments, funerals, work details and court hearings.Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate activity. Developed work or security procedures. Read and reviewed offenders information to identify issues that require special attention. Set up employee work schedules. Communicated orders with deliberate authority.
Provide industrial scaffolding for work access, industrial coating and painting, abrasive blasting, industrial insulation, refractory, and corrosion protection.
Responded to all facility emergencies and on-call 24 hours a day. Assisted the local law enforcement when necessary. Responded to incidents, riots, cell extractions, mass searches, or disturbances in the prison, possibly involving uncooperative or violent inmates. Transport of high risk inmates and also deal with crowd control. Inspection of gates, doors, window bars, and locks were conducted daily. Monitored activity of security threat groups (gangs) and their members who threaten the safety and security of staff and other offenders. Work closely with other facilities by sharing information on security threat groups and their members. Conducted drug testing of inmates.Maintained records and logs of man hours, materials and equipment used.Continually monitored dormitories for inappropriate activity.Supervised the meal distribution and observed inmates during meals.Transported inmates to and from medical and dental appointments, funerals, work details and court hearings.Supervised inmates during meals, visits, recreation, telephone calls and shower time.Maintained daily logs of shift activity.Enforced resident behavior management system and wrote incident reports for infractions.Maintained correct physical head count at all times.Attended regular trainings and maintained appropriate certifications.
Protect the public, victims of crime, and agency staff by holding offenders accountable and providing safe and secure facilities. Maintain security within the institution and oversee the health and safety of staff and prisoners. Physically patrol and visually inspect units, yards, buildings, prisoners, prisoner property, clothing etc., to ensure the welfare, safety, and security. Maintain visual surveillance of grounds by foot and from a rover vehicle. Perform inspections and searches of physical premises and cells, checking for contraband and compliance with regulations. Investigate and report unusual circumstances and conduct pat and / or strip searches of prisoners and visitors. Observe prisoners directly and indirectly through visual, audio, and video monitoring. Checking for unusual or abnormal activity, to ensure the physical safety of prisoners, staff, and the public. Observe and respond to obvious changes in prisoners conversations or behavior that might be inappropriate or indicate potential for trouble. Monitor radio transmissions between staff in order to respond immediately to directions/ emergencies, and to call for security support as needed. Provide escort and provide security for visitors. Comply with and enforce security procedures for keys, equipment and supplies. Operate control room, monitoring and accessing gates, cameras, alarms, and video terminals. Operating control panels in response to audio and visual cues and requests by staff. Enforce institutional rules and Standard Operation Procedures (SOP). Report infractions orally/ written, and confront prisoners that violate rules. Explain rules and procedures of the facility to (individual/group) prisoners so that they understand the expectations and the consequences of their behavior. Receive prisoners into custody and supervise prisoners to maintain general order in daily activities and work assignments. Monitor inmate's phones, mail, and hygiene. Direct prisoners to work assignments, meals, recreation, and traffic from living units. Obtain and deliver meal trays, clothing, bedding, and supplies to prisoners as necessary.Perform head counts of prisoners and confirm each inmate's identity when conducting a facility count.
Assisted in loading materials of boxes or pallets from trucks when they arrive or depart. Created pallets of materials to be put on trucks for delivery. Reading order forms to find the materials to be placed on pallets to be packaged.
Primary responsibility was to ensure the safety of the Governor and his immediate family, and security of his residence. To preserve the peace by protecting all persons and property within the premises under the control of the Judiciary and all state facilities. Providing process services and execution of court documents, handling detained persons, and providing secure transportation for person.
Duty was the prevention and deterrence of a crime, to enforce company rules and to protect lives and property. Arrest and control (including handcuffing and restraints), operating emergency equipment, performing first aid. CPR, taking accurate notes, and vehicle gates; ensuring that employees and visitors display proper passes or identifications before entering. Responded to minor emergencies and assisted in serious emergencies by guiding emergency responders to the scene of the incident. Conducted random patrols of the area.
Assisted in the performance of reconnaissance operations. Recovered anti-personnel and anti-tank mines. Operated night vision sights while engaging targets. Operated and maintained communication equipment in a radio net. Performed as a member of a fire team during a movement to contact, reconnaissance, security, an attack, and on a defense situational training exercise.
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