Correctional Officer Jobs in California
Police Officer Performs police patrol, investigation, traffic regulation, and related law enforcement activities. Maintains contact with general public, court officials, and other City officials Requires: High School Grad or GED & California P.O.S.T. Basic Academy $50,170.66 - $60,982.76 Annually + Excellent Benefit Package including: Holiday, Vacation, Sick Leave City Paid Health Insurance fo...
County of Humboldt Juvenile Corrections Officer I (Part-Time) $13.95 - $17.90 Hourly (Plus Benefits) The current vacancies are for part time positions at 20 - 24 hours per week. However, the list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies for full time positions. Under general supervision, oversees, monitors and counsels juvenile detainees; ensures the safety and securit...
Under the direction of the Correctional Administrator and/or the Chief, Office of Training and Professional Development (OTPD), the Correctional Business Manager I is responsible for the business management of a 24 hour/7-day a week operation for training participants located at the Correctional Training Center (CTC) in Galt and for staff assigned to the Peace Officer Selections and Employee Devel...
^^PERMANENT AND LIMITED TERM POSITION(s) AVAILABLE, LIMITED TERM MAY BECOME PERMANENT^^**To apply for this position, a State Application (STD 678) must be submitted to the contact person listed below. In the “Explanations” section of the STD 678, you must indicate your appointment eligibility (list, transfer, permissive reinstatement, etc.). All types of appointments will be considered. All applic...
Sierra Conservation Center is canvassing for staff interested in transferring to the Conservation Camp Program. Due to the often remote locations and operations of the Conservation Camps, the following knowledge, skills and abilities are desirable: independent problem solving, sound decision making, heightened ability to work closely with others in a small unit, the ability to interact effectively...
DEFINITION Benefits Supplemental Questions NOTE: Applicants who are successful on the written and oral examination will be required to pass an extensive background investigation. The investigation will include past and current criminal activities, employment and military history, use of illegal substances, financial history and other relevant areas. Prior to appointment, candidates must also pa...
DEFINITION Benefits Supplemental Questions The current vacancies are for part time positions at 20 - 24 hours per week. However, the list generated from this recruitment may be used to fill future vacancies for full time positions. Under general supervision, oversees, monitors and counsels juvenile detainees; ensures the safety and security of detainees in Juvenile Hall or the Regional Facilit...
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SCORE San Andreas, CA
$18.80 - $22.85 per hour Under general supervision, to investigate cases of juvenile delinquency or dependency or adult applicants for probation; supervise and counsel juveniles and adults on probation; to provide professional casework services to adult and juvenile offenders involving the referral, supervision, counseling and rehabilitation of juveniles and adults on probation. DISTINGUISHING C...
State of California Sacramento, CA, 94204
The Extradition Bureau, Transportation Unit, located at the Sacramento Headquarters Office is currently recruiting for Extradition Correctional Officers (ECO). Previous applicants need to reapply. The ECO, in the capacity of a State Agent, will be responsible for the extradition of fugitives (i.e., parole violators, escapees, Western Interstate Corrections Compact [WICC] cases, etc.) from points t...
State of California San Joaquin, CA, 93660
Under the supervision of a Correctional Sergeant in the incumbent’s assigned Unit, the Transportation Correctional Officer will be responsible for the transportation of California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) inmates to and from various locations throughout California and other states as required. Work location is at 23500 Kasson Road, Tracy, CA. INTERESTED CANDIDATES NEED ...
County of Merced Merced, CA, 95343
Examples of Duties Benefits Supplemental Questions This is a 24/7 facility that requires various work shifts, which include working holidays, weekends and overtime. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Assists/Supervises, maintains security and conduct of inmates in cells, during meals, bathing, at recreation, during visitations, and on work and other assignments. Processes...
City of Santa Ana, CA Santa Ana, CA, 92701
This a part-time position. The incumbent(s) will work up to 20 hours per week. Work schedule is to be determined and open for discussion. This recruitment is open until further notice. Therefore, it can close at any given time and without notice. You are encouraged to apply immediately! Bilingual fluency is not required at this time. Applicants interested in receiving bilingual pay, which is an ad...
GEO Group Inc. Adelanto, CA, 92301
Corrections Officers seeking a part-time opportunity , isn’t it time to find the kind of opportunity that truly challenges you to use the skills you’ve worked so hard to build? We can help! We are a leader in our industry. We ensure our employees a stable career, competitive benefits, and a diversified range of employment. With us, there’s no telling how far you’ll go. Now’s the time to start you...
GEO Group Inc. Mcfarland, CA, 93250
This position oversees and maintains custody, care, and control of inmates or detainees of a facility, while enforcing the rules, regulations, policies, and procedures of the company and contracting agency. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Oversees and monitors the activities of the inmates or detainees in living areas, recreation activities areas, dining areas and visitation areas. Coordinate...
County of Humboldt Eureka, CA, 95501
DEFINITION Benefits Supplemental Questions Under general supervision, maintains security and ensures inmate welfare in the County Jail or a substation; oversees jail activities and facilities during an assigned shift; performs related work as assigned. DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS Correctional Officer II is the journey level class of the series, fully competent to perform the full range of ...
Correctional Officers (part-time) , isn’t it time to find the kind of opportunity that truly challenges you to use the skills you’ve worked so hard to build? We can help! We are a leader in our industry. We ensure our employees a stable career and a diversified range of employment. With us, there’s no telling how far you’ll go. Now’s the time to start your journey! Job Responsibilities: With yo...
County of Napa, California Napa, CA
The Napa Valley Benefits Supplemental Questions The Napa Valley , internationally known for its fine wines, exciting restaurants, and world-class resorts, is home to 130,000 residents who share a strong sense of community and a legacy of preserving and protecting our rich agricultural heritage. Located in the heart of California’s preeminent wine region, the Napa Valley is also part of the dyna...
State of California Marin City, CA, 94965
San Quentin State Prison is recruiting Retired Annuitants - Correctional Officer. If interested please submit a completed state application (STD 678). You may download state application at www.jobs.ca.gov. Note: the salary posted is hourly rate which includes 7k....
The City of Coalinga Coalinga, CA, 93210
Correctional Officer (Provisional) Salary Range: $15.00-$18.23 per hour (pending City Council approval) - FLSA Non-Exempt Benefits: Insurance: The City of Coalinga provides health, vision, and dental insurance for City employees at a reasonable cost to the employee. Employees can choose between a Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) or Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) plan. Employees ma...
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Protects the public and the inmate population by maintaining the custody, security, and treatment of prisoners in correctional facilities.
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Keeps prisoners healthy by maintaining proper standards of personal care and hygiene of prisoners; dispensing prescribed medications to prisoners; checking and maintaining the orderliness and sanitation of inmate quarters.
Maintains the security of the correctional facility and the safety of employees, visitors, and other prisoners by observing prisoner's activities; detecting unusual or prohibited behavior; conducting prisoner counts and transmitting count totals to control officer; conducting searches of prisoners, visitors, employees, mail, packages, cellblocks, and other structures for prohibited items, such as, critical tools, weapons, drugs, or other contraband.
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