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Los Angeles, CA
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
Philadelphia, PA
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
The Geo Group - Moore Haven, FL
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...
2 days ago
Minnesota City Jobs - Saint Paul, MN
assigned. This is a non-sworn, uniformed position. Candidates that have less than 6 months of law enforcement education remaining to be POST eligible will be considered over qualified for this positio...
1 day ago
Dakota County - Apple Valley, MN
ALL relevant work experience on your application form. The Correctional Deputy profession is a challenging and rewarding one. Correctional Deputies are responsible for the control, observation and direc...
1 day ago
State of Florida - Crawfordville, FL
ourE-Verify website. PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONAL GROUP: CORRECTIONAL ENFORCEMENT OCCUPATION: FIRST-LINE SUPV OF CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS This is an internal promotional opportunity only. Only curre...
18 hours ago
State of New Mexico - Los Lunas, 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...
16 hours ago
Phelps County Sheriffs Department - Rolla, MO
Jailer / Corrections Officer Company: Phelps County Sheriff's Department Country: United States Industry: - State: Missouri Occupation: - City: Rolla Job Type: - Zip: Salary Range: - Express Interes...
2 days ago
State of Alaska - Bethel, AK
state, federal peace officer, correctional officer, adult probation officer, or military law enforcement officer. Special Note: Appointment to a Correctional Officer I position will be conditional...
2 days ago
State of Florida - Clermont, 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
Metropolitan Council - Minneapolis, MN
and; Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university program seeking a degree in a Law Enforcement related field. Must be able to perform duties in the work environment and physical requireme...
2 days ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Indianapolis, IN
Title: Sr Correctional Officer Location: IN-INDIANAPOLIS Classification: Security-07 Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Job Number: IND000E3 Description: The Senior Correctional Officer assists...
2 days ago
State of Washington - Shelton, WA
Department of Corrections is seeking highly motivated and talented individuals for the positions of on-call Correctional Officer 1 at the Washington Corrections Center (WCC) in Shelton, ... Washingto...
1 day ago
CCCS Martin Hall - Medical Lake, WA
On Call Juvenile Corrections Officer (Martin Hall, Medical Lake, WA) non-profit organization ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The Juvenile Correction Officer provides security, transportation, recreation and mai...
1 day ago
Corrections Corporation of America - Holdenville, OK
Title: Correctional Officer Location: OK-HOLDENVILLE Classification: Security-07 Education Level: High School Diploma/GED Job Number: HOL000I6 Description: The Correctional Officer performs routine...
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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  • Bilingual
  • Business Correspondence
  • Calendar Management
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Case Management
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Corrections
  • Counseling
  • Crime Prevention
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crisis Management
  • Customer Service
  • Dispatching
  • Driving
  • Email
  • English
  • Faxing
  • Filing
  • Firearms
  • First Aid
  • General Police Instructor
  • Human Resources
  • Interviewing
  • Investigation
  • Law Enforcement
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Word
  • Military Background
  • Organization
  • Patrol
  • Policy Development
  • Problem Solving
  • Public Safety
  • Reception
  • Recordkeeping
  • Recruiting
  • Report Writing
  • Scheduling
  • 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
  • State of Florida
  • State of Vermont
  • Management & Training Corporation
  • State of Washington
  • Kentucky Personnel Cabinet
  • The Geo Group
  • Nevada Department Of Transportation
  • State of New Mexico
  • State of Tennessee