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Community Service Officer

  • City of Beaumont California
  • Beaumont, CA
  • 2 days ago

Must be willing to work rotating evening, night, weekend, and holiday shifts Must pass a detailed background investigation....

Supervisory Correctional Officer Lieutenant

  • Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
  • Dublin, CA
  • 3 days ago

We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....

Correctional Deputy

  • Butte County
  • Chico, CA
  • 4 days ago

Effectively interacts with Sheriffs staff, County departments, outside organizations and other law enforcement organizations. Performs other related duties as assigned....

Sheriff Correctional Officer Open

  • County San Mateo
  • San Mateo, CA
  • 6 days ago

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...

Correctional Deputy I - Eureka

  • County of Humboldt
  • Eureka, CA
  • 8 days ago

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...

Sheriff's Correctional Deputy Cadet - Unclassified

  • County of Santa Clara
  • San Jose, CA
  • 9 days ago

Must be able to pass a complete background investigation including fingerprints and a search of local, state and national files for criminal history....

Sheriff's Correctional Deputy - Lateral

  • County of Santa Clara
  • San Jose, CA
  • 9 days ago

Must pass a complete background investigation, including fingerprints and a search of local, state, and national files for criminal history....

Community Service Officer I/II

  • CITY OF TURLOCK
  • Turlock, CA
  • 10 days ago

COMMUNITY SERVICE OFFICER I/II $4,122 - $5,131 Monthly The City of Turlock is seeking applicants for a Community Service Officer I/II. The Officer I classification is assigned to perform a variety...

Correctional Officer

  • The GEO Group, Inc
  • San Diego, CA
  • 11 days ago

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Detention Officer - Flex

  • G4S
  • Bakersfield, CA
  • 14 days ago

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...

Correctional Officer (Senior Officer)

  • Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
  • Mendota, CA
  • 16 days ago

We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....

Correctional Officer (Senior Officer)

  • Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
  • Herlong, CA
  • 16 days ago

We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....

Correctional Officer

  • Anderson, CA
  • 17 days ago

Arts, entertainment & media Direct hire correctional officer DIRECT HIRE CORRECTIONAL OFFICER. anderson, california Posted 2 days ago Closes 8/30/2022 Job details Summary Spherion $43,944 - $58,896/...

Dispatcher/Jailor

  • Seattle Colleges
  • Signal Hill, CA
  • 17 days ago

Coordinates emergency calls and relays information and assistance requests involving other public safety agencies....

Juvenile Correctional Officer I/II

  • Seattle Colleges
  • Crescent City, CA
  • 17 days ago

Juvenile Correctional Officer II (In addition to the above): Complete all tasks of a Juvenile Correctional Officer I....

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in California

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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 (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 California
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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