Correctional Officer Jobs
The desire to serve your community manifests itself in many forms. The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office (JSO) hires only corrections officers who feel a strong sense of pride in their ability to provide order and stability to incarcerated offenders. Corrections officers look at their chosen career path as an avenue to a well respected profession that provides long term job security and tremendous res...
Trinity County Sheriff Department is recruiting for a Correctional Officer/Dispatcher I, $2,303.64 - $2,800.09/Monthly. Applications will be accepted until November 5, 2014, 4:00 P.M.. Trinity County Personnel P.O. Box 1613, Weaverville, Ca 96093 (530) 623-1325 www.trinitycounty.org . Resumes alone will not be accepted in lieu of the completed application. EEO/ AAE Posting provided by:...
Company Confidential Decatur, AL, 35601
HELP WANTED: CORRECTIONS OFFICER: Under the direction of the Corrections Sergeant the employee places arrestees in custody, completes booking procedures, searches prisoners for contraband, issues jail clothing and linens, ensures meals are served, ensures inmates receive medical attention and ensures security of jail. Provides security during inmate transfers. Perform clerical tasks related to ja...
The howard county Criminal Justice Center 1800 W. Markland Ave. Kokomo, Indiana is accepting applications for Correction Officers Starting pay is $12.00 per hour. Positions start at part time 32-40 hours per week until full time status is available. Applicants must be 21 years of age and have a GED or High School diploma. FOOD SERVICE Part-time. 20-28 hours per week. Starting pay is $10.00...
EDEN DETENTION CENTER Eden, TX (325) 869-2704 CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS WANTED Qualifications: High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent. Must be able to work any assignment, on any shift. A valid driver's license is required. Starting Salary $16.49 hourly Advantages with working for CCA include: * A safe work environment * Work with talented staff * Learn new skills * No experience needed ...
JACKSON COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT ELIGIBILITY LIST - LTE AND FULL-TIME CORRECTIONS OFFICER Jackson County is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list to fill current and future LTE and full-time Corrections Officer positions. Guards inmates in the penal institution in accordance with established policies, regulations, and procedures. This is a non-sworn position and without arrest...
St. Lucie Co. Sheriff's Office is hiring: Corrections Officers/Detention Deputies. Candidates must be Florida certified or out-of-state certified who are eligible and willing to take FDLE equivalency of training (EOT) and pass the Florida Certification exam (SOCE). Visit Careers at Stluciesheriff.com or pick up an application package from Sheriff's Office, 4700 W. Midway Rd., FP, 34981. Posting...
All applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must have the ability to work in a very stressful environment and have a good moral character. This is SHIFT WORK. Applicants must be in good physical shape and must pass a physical exam and drug screening prior to employment. Qualified applicants will also be subject to an extensive criminal history, polygraph examination and back...
Company Confidential Muscle Shoals, AL, 35661
City of Muscle Shoals Job Opportunity Corrections Officer - Police Department Applications are available at the City Clerk's Office, 2010 East Avalon Avenue, Muscle Shoals, Alabama between the hours of 7:45 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., phone number (256) 383-5675. Applications may be downloaded from our website, www.cityofmuscleshoals.com. RESUMES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED IN LIEU OF APPLICATIONS. APPLICAT...
St. Lucie Co. Sheriff's Office is hiring: Corrections Officers / Detention Deputies Candidates must be Florida certified or out-of-state certified who are eligible and willing to take FDLE equivalency of training (EOT) and pass the Florida Certification exam (SOCE). Visit Careers at Stluciesheriff.com...
OPEN THE DOOR TO AN EXCITING CAREER! The Wyoming Department of Corrections is committed to public safety, and provides offenders with secure and humane treatment that gives them every opportunity for rehabilitation. We offer a safe and supportive working environment for our staff. WDOC has excellent career opportunities for Correctional Officers. Be a role model for your community and the i...
Missouri Department of Corrections Career Fair Saturday, October 11, 2014 8:30am to 11am AT: MOBERLY CORRECTIONAL CENTER 5201 S. MORLEY, MOBERLY, MO Immediate Openings for Corrections Officers I To pre-register or for more information contact 660-263-3778 EOE...
Female Correctional Officer: McPherson County employment opportunity for the hours of Midnight-8am. Starting rate of pay for this position is $13.02 per hour. Job duties include: supervision of inmates in various settings; operation of video equipment; photograph and fingerprint arrestees; process inmatesand maintain clear and accurate records; supervise inmate workers; process and oversee inmate...
JOIN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION DELAWARES LARGEST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY ATTEND A JOB FAIR FOR CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS CORRECTIONAL OFFICER/FOOD SERVICE SPECIALISTS TEST SESSIONS WILL BEGIN AT 9:00 AM AND 1 PM APPLICANTS MUST APPLY ON LINE PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE JOB FAIR AT www.delawarestatejobs.com You cannot be hired if you have been on probation within the last 4 years, or had a felon...
Correctional Officer Dodge County Sheriff's Department Dodge County is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for Correctional Officer at the Dodge County Detention Facility, located in Juneau, WI. Requirements include: a high school diploma or GED equivalent, be a U.S. citizen and a Wisconsin resident at time of application, be 21 years of age, not have been convicted of a cri...
OPEN THE DOOR TO AN EXCITING CAREER! The Wyoming Department of Corrections is committed to public safety, and provides offenders with secure and humane treatment that gives them every opportunity for rehabilitation. We offer a safe and supportive working environment for our staff. WDOC has excellent career opportunities for Correctional Officers. Be a role model for your community and the influenc...
State of Georgia Americus, GA, 31709
High School Diploma/GED and two years of experience at the lower level or position equivalent -OR- Four years of military experience -OR- Two years of supervisory experience of any subordinate staff. 24 Month Experience 12 Years Education Must Be At Least 18 Years Old Must Have Valid Class C Drivers License Preferred Skills Completion of one or more years of college from an accredited college o...
County of El Paso TX El Paso, TX, 79910
Minimum Qualifications Benefits Supplemental Questions At least 21 years of age, with a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have a vehicle and current Texas Drivers License and show proof of automobile liability insurance coverage. Must have work experience that includes, but is not limited to correctional childcare, residential or direct service provider care for children with behavior pro...
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...
State of Florida Lake City, FL, 32055
THIS IS AN INTERNAL PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY ONLY. **NO ON-LINE APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME** There is an anticipated Sergeant vacancy located at: Columbia Correctional Institution, Lake City, Columbia County, Florida A Security Services Request for Promotion Application (DC2-829) (revised 1/30/14) is required as well as a State of Florida application http://dcweb/co/forms/dc2-...
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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 security systems, fire fighting equipment, fire detection systems, gate controls, and other equipment operational by following manufacturers' instructions and established procedures; following reporting protocols for detected problems, necessary repairs or maintenance.
Controls disturbances and assaults on employees or prisoners by responding to calls for assistance from control center; assisting in controlling disturbances; isolating instigators; using appropriate control mechanisms, including firearms.
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