Correction Officer Jobs in Arizona

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P/T Correctional Officer

  • Florence, AZ
  • 2 days ago

As a Correctional Officer, you will be responsible for overseeing and caring for inmates at your facility while ensuring that the rules, policies, and procedures are applied fairly and consistently....

Correctional Officer - Red Rock

  • CoreCivic
  • Eloy, AZ
  • 1 day ago

Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, security corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Detention Officer

  • Town of Gilbert
  • Gilbert, AZ
  • 3 days ago

Valid Arizona Driver's License Valid Arizona Driver's License Successful candidates for the position will be required to undergo a thorough criminal justice background investigation to include psychological...

Detention Officer Trainee/Detention Officer

  • City of Mesa
  • Mesa, AZ
  • 3 days ago

Because of the confidential, sensitive nature of information handled, successful completion of a background investigation and polygraph is required....

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CORRECTIONAL OFFICER - 12 HR.

  • The GEO Group, Inc.
  • Florence, AZ
  • 3 days ago

As a Correctional Officer, you will be responsible for overseeing and caring for inmates at your facility while ensuring that the rules, policies, and procedures are applied fairly and consistently....

Cadet Or Correctional Officer

  • Management & Training Corporation
  • Marana, AZ
  • 3 days ago

investigation through ADOC and AZ Dept. of Public Safety; Must pass fitness test, psychological, physical/medical/drug screenings; Must have a valid AZ driver's license with acceptable driving record...

QR Code Link to This Post CoreCivic is currently seeking Correctional Officers at our Saguaro Correctional Center....

Correctional Officer (PRN)

  • CoreCivic
  • Eloy, AZ
  • 4 days ago

Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, security corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Aspc - Correctional Officer

  • Arizona Department of Corrections
  • Goodyear, AZ
  • 4 days ago

ASPC - Perryville: Correctional Officer Arizona Department of Corrections Rehabilitation & Reentry Goodyear, AZ Full-Time $45,621 - $54,974/Year Job Details Company Overview favorite_border NEW HIGHER...

Preferred qualifications: Law enforcement experience; military experience; customer service experience....

Detention Officer (Trainee & Lateral) - Sign-on Incentive

  • Maricopa County
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 10 days ago

or corrections officer for the State of Arizona, an Arizona city, county or town, or a private prison/detention center....

enforcement related position throughout your employment under this contract The duties and responsibilities listed in this job description generally cover the nature and level of work being performed...

Correctional Officer-Eloy

  • CoreCivic
  • Eloy, AZ
  • 12 days ago

Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, security corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Detention Officer I

  • Mohave County
  • Kingman, AZ
  • 23 days ago

May be required to successfully complete a psychological, polygraph, health-related and physical agility testing appropriate to law enforcement individuals....

Juvenile Detention Officer

  • Maricopa County
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 25 days ago

Placement at a higher starting salary rate within the range may be considered depending on prior comparable, directly related law enforcement or corrections experience....

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Arizona

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireLawEnforcement research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Correction Officer positions

  • The GEO Group, Inc.
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  • Pinal County
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  • Coconino County
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  • Maricopa County
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  • Pima County
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  • Arizona Department of Public Safety
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  • CoreCivic
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  • US Customs and Border Protection
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  • City of Bullhead City
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  • City of Scottsdale
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Arizona offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers in Arizona
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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