Correction Officer Jobs in Waukegan, IL

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Correctional Officer Prn

  • Corecivic
  • Niles, IL
  • 2 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...

Community Service Officer

  • Harper College
  • Palatine, IL
  • 3 days ago

Ability to patrol on foot at all facilities. Ability to pass a thorough background investigation....

Correction Officer

  • Racine, County of (WI)
  • Racine, WI
  • 4 days ago

Ability to successfully complete the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board "Jail Officer Basic Training" (200 Hours) and obtain annual re-certification....

Correctional Officer

  • County Kenosha
  • Kenosha, WI
  • 13 days ago

Use weapons, handcuffs, and physical force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners. Use nondisciplinary tools and equipment such as a computer....

Corrections Officer

  • Lake County IL
  • Waukegan, IL
  • 90+ days ago

The Corrections Officer is responsible for securing inmates in the County Jail....

Demographic Data for Waukegan, IL

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Waukegan, IL

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Waukegan, IL 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 Waukegan, IL
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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