Correction Officer Jobs in California

Search Correction Officer Jobs

1-15 of 39 Jobs
The County of San Mateo - San Mateo, CA
Pre-application tests for Sheriff's Correctional Officer applicants have been outsourced to the South Bay Regional Public Safety Training Consortium (aka The Academy); however, test results from other...
1 day ago
City of Hayward, CA - Hayward, CA
Successfully complete the State of California, Board of Corrections Correctional Officer Core course within one year of date of employment....
1 day ago
County of Humboldt - Eureka, CA
DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS Juvenile Corrections Officer I is the entry level in this series....
4 days ago
City of Hayward - Hayward, CA
Successfully complete the State of California, Board of Corrections Correctional Officer Core course within one year of date of employment....
4 days ago
Butte County - Oroville, CA
Applicants must be of good moral character and successfully pass a thorough background investigation including polygraph, psychological examination, fingerprinting, and records check....
5 days ago
G4S - Fresno, CA
Permit Type and Length of Specific Experience Required Must possess a minimum of two (2) years driving experience Must possess one or more of the following: Three (3) year of experience as a law enforcement...
8 days ago
G4S - Camarillo, CA
enforcement officer or military policeman Three (3) years of experience as a security officer engaged in functions related to detaining civil or administrative detainees Skills Required Proficient...
9 days ago
County 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...
10 days ago
County of Mendocino - Ukiah, CA
, and the ability to successfully complete a STC certified corrections officer core course within one year of appointment; or, any combination of education, training and experience which provides the...
10 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Atwater, CA
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
11 days ago
County of Shasta - Redding, CA
SPECIAL NOTE: An individual will be required to pass a background investigation relevant to working in a law enforcement office or facility prior to being hired....
11 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Lompoc, CA
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
12 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Lompoc, CA
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
12 days ago
County of Glenn - Willows, CA
The Sheriffs Correctional Deputy position at the Glenn County Sheriffs Department performs a variety of work in the monitoring of county, state and federal detainees; to maintain the security and safety...
14 days ago
Ca Dept Of Corrections And Rehabilitation - Sacramento, CA
Job Information CA Dept of Corrections and Rehabilitation Youth Correctional Officer in Sacramento, California A Youth Correctional Officer (YCO) is an entry level peace officer and is responsible and...
17 days ago

Demographic Data for California

Moving to California? Find some basic demographic data about California below.


37,249,464
921,268

Correction Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Color Correction In Photoshop
Getting the colors right in your photography along with getting your digital exposure right in camerais essential for optimum quality. In this lesson you will learn how to quickly andaccurately...

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...

Chief Wealth Officer
Chief Wealth Officer is an accessible, easy and approachable way for business owners, entrepreneurs, and solopreneurs to learn what they need to know about proper business money management.This...

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 (30.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (13.0%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.5%)
  • Some High School (1.4%)
  • 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Salary for Correction Officer jobs in California

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Correction Officer Related Career Advice Articles

3 Police Officer Resume Problems and How to Solve Them

Short-term assignments, large amounts of specialized training, and lengthy lists of affiliations and community involvement can cause problems when writing a law enforcement resume. Here's how to solve those resume "crimes."