Corrections Officer Jobs in Michigan
Livingston County Howell, MI, 48843
A Corrections Officer is responsible for all activities relating to the safe and secure operation of the Jail. This includes all inmate activities from receiving into booking, up to and including release. Persons in this position are responsible for basic security, inmate booking, inmate transport, medical and food service responsibilities, inmate visitation, inmate mail, and electronic monitoring...
Grand Traverse County Traverse City, MI, 49685
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Women and men are encouraged to apply for this professional position within the Sheriff's Office. On-the-job training is provided once hired. Must be a current resident of the State of Michigan to be considered. NOTE: Do not apply for this position if you are seeking employment as a Road Patrol Deputy. This is a separate and distinctly different care...
State of Michigan Ypsilanti, MI
Job Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Develop, coordinate, schedule and deliver Pre-Service, New Employees and In-Service Training to employees and volunteers at Women’s Huron Valley Correctional Facility (WHV). Supervise institutional field trainers in preparation and delivery of training programs. Conduct physical fitness tests for corrections officers. Responsible for assurance of ...
State of Michigan Detroit, MI, 48222
Job Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Position functions as shift commander for the Detroit Reentry Center. Responsible for coordinating supervision of parolees/prisoners at the facility. Conduct training, handle emergencies, discipline, annual evaluations, shift changes, maintain secure environment for prisoners, and parolees. Conduct rounds, and inspections, and ensure compliance wi...
State of Michigan Adrian, MI, 49221
Job Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Completes and oversees a variety of assignments to provide recreational and leisure-time programs to the inmates. This employee is the primary resource for athletic/recreational programs at North. Identifies the needs and interests of the prisoners. Coordinates programs and activities to coincide with prisoners’ schedule. Maintenance of Prisoner H...
State of Michigan Baraga, MI, 49908
Job Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Position functions as a professional prison counselor in prison housing units, completing a variety of assignments to carry out the activities of a prison treatment program and the activities necessary to maintain a prison housing unit. Position evaluations prisoner’s behavior to determine progress made through treatment programs and maintains the...
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$22,880.00 - $58,240.00
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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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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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