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State of Alaska - Juneau, AK
The Department of Corrections is currently recruiting to fill Correctional Officer vacancies at the Goose Creek Correctional Complex. Correctional Officer I positions perform work under the immedia...
1 day ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Florence, AZ
Title: Correctional Officer Location: AZ-FLORENCE Classification: Security-07 Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Job Number: FLO000LB Description: The Correctional Officer performs routine du...
1 day ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Natchez, MS
Title: Correctional Officer Location: MS-NATCHEZ Classification: Security-07 Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Job Number: NAT000I1 Description: The Correctional Officer performs routine duties...
2 days ago
The Geo Group - Hinton, OK
art your journey! Correctional Officer (Security / Operations) Job Responsibilities With your background in security operations/corrections as our Security Guard (Correctional Officer), you will be overseei...
1 day ago
Village Of Oak Park - Oak Park, IL
Community Service Officer Company: Village of Oak Park Country: United States Industry: - State: Illinois Occupation: Driver / Vehicle Operator City: Oak Park Job Type: - Zip: Salary Range: -...
2 days ago
Minn Dept Of Corrections - Shakopee, MN
Minn Dept Of Corrections Trainee Corrections Officer in Shakopee , Minnesota WE TRAIN! Join a team with a national reputation for excellence! We offer great benefits, competitive pay, internal promo...
2 days ago
Minn Dept Of Corrections - Saint Cloud, MN
Minn Dept Of Corrections Trainee Corrections Officer in St. Cloud , Minnesota WE TRAIN! Join a team with a national reputation for excellence! We offer great benefits, competitive pay, internal promo...
2 days ago
Bloomington, IN
compensation: **2200/MONTH** employment type: full-time PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT ... Applicants should be at least 21 years of age and possess a High School Diploma or GED. Stands watch in corridors...
11 hours ago
Bemidji, MN
hour employment type: part-time BELTRAMI COUNTY IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING: Corrections Officer Part Time (20+ Hrs/Week) Apply by 5/11/2016, 4:30 pm To apply, complete our online job applica...
11 hours ago
Idaho Department Of Corrections - Idaho Falls, ID
Department of Correction P.O. Box 83720 Boise, ID 83720-0018 WEBSITE: ... If you have questions, please contact us at: ... EMAIL: ... Click Here! Correctional Officer Department of Correction Open for Recrui...
2 days ago
Beltrami County - Bemidji, MN
training in any discipline. Preference will be given for education or experience in law enforcement, corrections or the behavioral sciences and a valid driver's license. Essential Functions & Requireme...
3 hours ago
State of New Mexico - Santa Fe, NM
Classification Description Correctional Officers and Jailers Advanced Minimum Qualifications High School Diploma or GED and two (2) years of experience as an adult correctional ... Requirements:This posi...
3 hours ago
The Geo Group - Milledgeville, GA
our team members. Correctional Officer (Security / Operations) Job Responsibilities With your background in security operations/corrections as our Security Guard (Correctional Officer), you will be overseei...
2 days ago
The Geo Group - Lawton, OK
your journey! Job Responsibilities: With your background in security operations/corrections as our Correctional Officer, you will be overseeing and monitoring the activities of the inmates or detainees...
2 days ago
Milwaukee County - Milwaukee, WI
supervision, to perform a variety of correctional duties; to provide direct supervision of juveniles held in secure detention at the Vel Phillips Juvenile Correctional Facility; to maintain compliance wi...
2 days ago

Correction Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Corrections

This course stresses the historical significance of crime and punishment and the development of the modern- day correctional system. Topical consideration in this course will be given to the...


Corrections Administration

Learners in this course will examine management and leadership and operational implications in correctional facilities in the context of an inclusive prison system. Through this course,...


Officer Wellness - Course
The mental health of law enforcement officers is a critical issue. Those involved in law enforcement, and their families, are subjected to stressors unlike any other group in the U.S. This course...

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

  • POST Certification
  • CPR Certified

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Correction Officer position

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  • Benefits Administration
  • Bilingual
  • Business Correspondence
  • Calendar Management
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Case Management
  • Child Development
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Corrections
  • Counseling
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Criminal Justice
  • Domestic Violence
  • Driving
  • Email
  • English
  • Filing
  • Firearms
  • First Aid
  • General Police Instructor
  • Group Counseling
  • Human Resources
  • Interviewing
  • Investigation
  • Law Enforcement
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Word
  • Military Background
  • Organization
  • Patrol
  • Policy Development
  • Psychology
  • Public Safety
  • Reception
  • Recordkeeping
  • Recruiting
  • Report Writing
  • Scheduling
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Software
  • Staff Supervision
  • Surveillance
  • Tax Planning
  • Telephone Skills
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Weapons

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies for Correction Officer positions

  • Corrections Corporation of America
  • Management & Training Corporation
  • Kentucky Personnel Cabinet
  • State of Tennessee
  • The GEO Group, Inc
  • State of Georgia
  • Arizona Department of Corrections
  • State of Florida
  • State of Washington
  • Arkansas Dept. Of Correction