Correction Officer Jobs in Georgia

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CoreCivic - Nicholls, GA
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...
5 hours ago
Georgia Dept of Community Health - Cochran, GA
CSM Correctional Officer Bleckley PDC (LAW04N3) Under supervision, maintains custody and security of prisoners and other incarcerated offenders and maintains order in Close Secure Mission (CSM) correctional...
1 day ago
State of Georgia - Augusta, GA
For more information about our Juvenile Correctional Officer Positions please click here: ......
2 days ago
Georgia Dept of Community Health - Grovetown, GA
Correctional Officer in Augusta, Georgia (LAW04MH) Apply for Correctional Officer positions at Augusta State Medical Prison and earn $31,040 per year with two raises up to $34,144 after one year....
2 days ago
Georgia Dept of Community Health - Atlanta, GA
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: *Enforcing relevant rules, regulations, policies and state laws necessary for the control and management of juveniles and the maintenance of public safety....
1 day ago
Georgia Dept of Community Health - Atlanta, GA
JOB SPECIFIC DUTIES: Enforcing relevant rules, regulations, policies and state laws necessary for the control and management of juveniles and the maintenance of public safety....
3 days ago
Lagrange, GA
Job Information Georgia Employer CORRECTIONAL OFFICER in Lagrange, Georgia Under supervision, maintains custody, order and security of offenders as they transition back into society.* Issue clothing...
3 days ago
State of Georgia - Glennville, GA
Enforces rules, regulations, and state laws necessary for control and management of offenders and the maintenance of public safety. Escorts offenders in transit and during temporary leaves....
4 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Pearson, GA
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER POSITION Responsible for the custody and discipline of inmates in compliance with Management & Training Corporation (MTC) and Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction (ODRC...
5 days ago
Decatur, GA
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6 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Argyle, GA
AZ State private prison within the last 2 years; > Must pass an extensive background investigation through ADOC and Dept. of Public Safety; > Must pass psychological, physical/medical/drug screenings...
7 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Valdosta, GA
Must be eligible for or possess a current employment Certificate of Completion for Correctional Officers meeting the certification standards as established by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement...
8 days ago
State of Georgia - Decatur, GA
For more information about our Juvenile Correctional Officer Positions please click here: ......
10 days ago
Columbus Consolidated Government - Columbus, GA
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of correctional techniques. Knowledge of management and supervisory techniques. Knowledge of cleaning techniques....
11 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Woodbine, GA
Our COs provide care and custody of inmates at our facility through our variety of part time and full time flexible opportunities. Entry-level job, No experience necessary. Have a high school...
12 days ago

Demographic Data for Georgia

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Georgia

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

$34,633

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Georgia offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.9%)
  • 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 Georgia
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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