Corrections 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...
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...
Company Confidential Elkins, WV, 26241
LOOKING FOR A CAREER CHOICE Huttonsville Correctional Center will be holding a recruitment event at the WV Workforce in Elkins, WV on Thursday, October 23, 2014 8:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. Everyone Welcome! Come and enjoy refreshments and speak to our correctional professionals. We will be conducting correctional officer testing, assistance with division of personnel applications and conducti...
Company Confidential BROOKINGS, SD, 57006
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER Mike Durfee State Prison, Springfield, SD (Medium Security) Salary: $14.50 per hour, $15.50 weekends frequent raises. Work in uniform providing security for inmates and facilities. Seeking both male and female applicants. Full state benefit and retirement program. Full time, work every other weekend Pre-employment test, drug screening and medical examination re...
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...
Correctional Officer Position. Venus TX. Pay 9.50 â 10.00. Benefits including an education assistance prog. Call 972-366-3334 or go online to www.MTCtrains.com for the Sanders Estes Corr. Ctr. This job listing brought to you by The Cleburne Times Review...
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...
The Lake Region Correctional Facility is adding additional full-time Correctional Officers! Starting salary of $16.90/hour with a great benefit package. This is a great place to start your new career! Applicants must possess a current drivers license, have a GED or High School Diploma, and pass a background check. Benefits offered include Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance with vision and dental for...
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...
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...
Escambia County Pensacola, FL, 32501
Description Benefits Supplemental Questions Candidate must be CURRENTLY Attending Class at George Stone Corrections Academy. This “mandatory-testing” position requires Drug Testing. This is a trainee position leading to certification and full time employment as a Corrections Officer for the Escambia County Jail. While in the trainee status, the employee participates and engages in formal and in...
State of Florida Brooksville, FL, 34602
OCCUPATION PROFILE PLEASE READ THE BELOW INFORMATION CAREFULLY PRIOR TO APPLYING FOR THIS POSITION: ***ONLINE APPLICATIONS ARE NOT BEING ACCEPTED*** TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS PROMOTIONAL OPPORTUNITY, YOU MUST SUBMIT A COMPLETED REQUEST FOR PROMOTION FORM AND STATE OF FLORIDA APPLICATION (DC2-829 / REVISED 9-9-14 - 4 PAGES) TO THE REGION III PERSONNEL OFFICE - ORLANDO YOU MAY EITHER FAX YOUR...
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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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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.
Provides information by answering questions and requests; maintaining a variety of logs; preparing routine and special reports; investigating incidents and documenting occurrence.
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