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State of Washington - Chehalis, WA
Community Corrections Officer 3 Chehalis Main Unit 362 Chehalis, WA**This Recruitment is open to current permanent Washington State Department of Corrections Employees Only** The Washington State Depar...
3 days ago
Menominee County Sheriff Department - Menominee, MI
y Sheriff Department for a Part-Time corrections officer. Qualifications: CORRECTIONAL OFFICER: D.O.C. Certified along with an Associates Degree in Correctional Science or related field is preferred...
3 days ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Chattanooga, TN
High school diploma, GED certification or equivalent. Once hired, must complete pre-service correctional officer training and, where applicable, be a non-commissioned security officer licensed by the s...
2 days ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Conneaut, OH
Title: Correctional Officer Location: OH-CONNEAUT Classification: Security-07 Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Job Number: CON0009T Description: The Correctional Officer performs routine du...
2 days ago
State of Florida - Century, FL
please contact .... Only current Florida department of corrections employees will be considered for this position. The department of corrections is an equal opportunity employer/affirmative action employer...
2 days ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Mason, TN
Title: Correctional Officer Location: TN-MASON Classification: Security-07 Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Job Number: MAS0003R Description: The Correctional Officer performs routine duties...
3 days ago
Florence, CO
successful return to the community. Our employees at federal correctional facilities are "correctional workers first" and perform correctional work regardless of their specific occupation. Our long-sta...
3 days ago
Sandstone, MN
successful return to the community. Our employees at federal correctional facilities are "correctional workers first" and perform correctional work regardless of their specific occupation. Our long-sta...
2 days ago
San Antonio, TX
from operating a motor vehicle Must not be prohibited by state or federal law from possessing firearms or ammunition Must not have a felony conviction or be on probation Requires honorable discharge...
2 days ago
Okaloosa County - Crestview, FL
using automated office equipment, communications machinery and to operate motor vehicles and firearms. Manual Dexterity: Requires the ability to handle a variety of items including computer keyboards...
2 days ago
State of Washington - Shelton, WA
Community Corrections Officer 2 (Non-Permanent) Shelton Unit 368 **This Recruitment is open to current permanent Washington State Department of Corrections Employees Only** The Washington State Depar...
2 days ago
WHITMAN COUNTY - Colfax, WA
act with prisoners and exercise judgment and discretion to insure the safety of visitors and law enforcement personnel. Work will involve the operation of a variety of circuit televisions, intercom sys...
20 hours ago
State of Florida - Orlando, FL
please contact .... Only current Florida department of corrections employees will be considered for this position. The department of corrections is an equal opportunity employer/affirmative action employer...
21 hours ago
City of Lincoln/Lancaster County - Lincoln, NE
e of the most progressive criminal justice agencies in the Midwest? Full-time and part-time Correctional Officer positions are available at the Lancaster County Corrections Department, providing for...
19 hours ago
State of Washington - Tacoma, WA
Community Corrections Officer 3 Community Corrections Division/ Tacoma Unit 2 Tacoma, WA **This recruitment is open to current permanent DOC employees only** The Washington State Department of Correc...
1 day 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.

  • General Police Instructor
  • CPR Certified

Qualifications / Skill Sets

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

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  • Behavior Management
  • Bilingual
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Case Management
  • Clerical
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Corrections
  • Counseling
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crisis Management
  • Customer Service
  • Data Entry
  • Dispatching
  • Firearms
  • First Aid
  • Healthcare Management
  • Inbound/Outbound Calling
  • Investigation
  • Law Enforcement
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Microsoft Word
  • Military Background
  • Multitasking
  • Organization
  • Patrol
  • Policy Development
  • Problem Solving
  • Public Safety
  • Report Writing
  • Staff Supervision
  • Surveillance
  • Telephone Skills
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Typing
  • Writing Skills

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Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies for Correction Officer positions

  • Corrections Corporation of America
  • New York State Department of Corrections
  • The GEO Group, Inc
  • Kentucky Personnel Cabinet
  • State of Florida
  • Management & Training Corporation
  • National Testing Network
  • State of Washington
  • Arizona Department Of Corrections
  • Minnesota City Jobs