Correction Officer Jobs in California

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County of Humboldt - Eureka, CA
Level I must obtain and maintain firearms qualifications and complete the Board of State and Community Corrections, Adult Corrections Officer Core Course, required under Title 15 of the California Code...
1 day ago
County of Nevada - Nevada City, CA
Consider working as a Correctional Officer II. A Correctional Officer is a jailer who works at the county's Wayne Brown Correctional Facility....
2 days ago
County of Nevada - Nevada City, CA
Consider working as a Correctional Officer I. A Correctional Officer is a jailer who works at the county's Wayne Brown Correctional Facility....
2 days ago
County of Santa Clara - Santa Clara, CA
Must be able to pass a complete background investigation including fingerprints and a search of local, state and national files for criminal history....
2 days ago
California State University - San Jose, CA
Knowledge of or the ability to learn to use, applicable public safety related equipment and systems. Ability to prepare clear and concise reports. Strong written and oral communication skills....
1 day ago
County of Fresno - Fresno, CA
facility, correctional facility, military or law enforcement experience....
1 day ago
Thenewstribune Com - Stockton, CA
Candidates must participate in a mandatory orientation and successfully pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical, and drug screen prior to employment....
2 days ago
Mendocino County Sheriff's Office - Ukiah, CA
officer core course within one year of appointment; or, any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions...
3 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Victorville, CA
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
3 days ago
Thenewstribune Com - Stockton, CA
Community Service Officer I $3,639.70 - $4,673.64/mo Closes 4/7/21 at 5:30 pm Deputy Director of Human Resources Up to $134,986/Annually DOQ Closes 4/30/21 at 5:00 pm Risk Analyst II $5,884.25 -...
4 days ago
Kern County - Bakersfield, CA
Background / Pre-Employment Evaluations (Qualifying Only) : An extensive background investigation will be conducted to assess each candidates overall suitability for employment only as a Juvenile Corrections...
4 days ago
County of Santa Clara - San Jose, CA
Must be able to pass a complete background investigation including fingerprints and a search of local, state and national files for criminal history....
4 days ago
G4S - San Bernardino, CA
enforcement officer Six (6) months of experience as a security officer engaged in functions related to detaining civil or administrative detainees One (1) year of general experience that demonstrates...
6 days ago
French Camp, CA
Candidates must participate in a mandatory orientation and successfully pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical and drug screen prior to employment....
7 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Los Angeles, CA
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
8 days ago

Demographic Data for California

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Correction Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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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...

Posture Analysis and Posture Correction
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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in California

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in California as reported by the BLS.

$76,154

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in California offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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

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