Corrections Officer Resume Examples

corrections officer

  • Monitored, observed, and corrected the behavior of male offenders in a correctional setting
  • Enforced policies, procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Logged daily events via written ledger and computer
  • Documented and completed and necessary paperwork related to the offenders on a daily basis

corrections officer

  • Prepare prescription labels by writing doctors orders on enevelopes for staff and inmates under the supervision of a registered pharmacist and a registered nurse.
  • Assist the pharmacist and the nurse with providing inmates and staff with information on how to take each drug according to doctors orders. 
  • Maintain security of inmates. 
  • Assist other officers with counting female inmates in each dorm and cell before start and finish of the day. 

corrections officer / classification officer

  • Performed inspection of inmate living quarters and random searches of individual cells, common areas, and offenders, looking for contraband.
  • Monitored inmates’ daily activities, watching closely for unusual behavior, improper conduct, or signs of possible conflict.
  • Monitored and operated security controls, equipment, and computers.
  • Can appropriately conduct first aid and crisis intervention.
  • Prevented escapes or incidents, which threatened security.
  • When necessary, used physical force, un-armed self-defense, firearms, or force to detain or secure inmates.
  • Completed required reports and documentation.

corrections officer

  • Inmate processing, maintaining order in the jail and invoking disciplinary measures when necessary, cell searches for drugs and other contraband, inspect the facility for cleanliness and stand guard during exercise periods. 
  • Supervise Inmate housing and movement.
  • Compile various reports while on duty.
  • Manage and maintain facility issued equipment.

corrections officer

  •  Correctional officers can be responsible for the actions of 60 plus inmates at a time while enforcing all facility rules. 
  • A Correctional Officer must be prepared at all times to intervene in physical altercations to maintain security.
  • Search inmates, inmates property/living quarters and common areas
  • Transport to numerous locations including other facilities, court rooms, and various medical centers
  • Write extensive and detailed incident reports 
  • React to medical events
  • Use interpersonal skills to talk down inmates and deescalate certain situations

corrections officer

  • Ensure all prisoners are fed on a timely manner
  • Inspect cells for contraband such as weapons, drugs, and tobacco
  • Train new staff on booking procedures, fingerprinting, and running of the jail
  • Supervise work details
  • Transport Prisoners to and from court, doctors etc.
  • Supervise inmate visitations

corrections officer

  • in charge of care, custody, control and security of inmates
  • conducting head-counts 
  • getting inmates to court, medical appointments, job details
  • preventing disturbances
  • monitor feeding of inmates, medication distribution, commissary distribution

corrections officer

  • Maintain order, inmate security and accountability
  • Ensure that unruly behavior is handled with tact and force
  • Make certain any disturbances or escapes are prevented or overcome
  • Monitor incoming and outgoing mail to ensure the safety of both staff and inmates 
  • Enforce procedures that include arbitrating disputes between inmates, performing disciplinary action and performing inspections. 
  • Inspect inmates, their visitors, their mail and the cells they occupy for any items that violate the rules of the facility, such as drugs or weapons
  • Check facility in its entirety for fire hazards, conditions that don’t meet sanitary standards, regulatory infractions and tampering of objects meant to bar entry

corrections officer

  • Escorted and transported prisoners to locations outside of the corrections facility
  • Report to supervisors any issues possible solutions to the problems at hand 
  • Make rapid fire decisions to ensure the safety of fellow co worker and the security of the facility 
  • Provide oral or written reports whenever there is a breach of regulations

corrections officer

  • Overseen 180 inmates at a time.
  • Responsible for safety and well being of all inmates.
  • Kept a schedule for inmates to follow per rules and regulations. 
  • Maintain an accurate data log of activity inside the facility at all times