Correction Officer Jobs in South Dakota

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Correctional Officer

  • Springfield, SD
  • 5 days ago
Service as a Correctional Officer at the Mike Durfee State Prison is an excellent way to begin a law enforcement career and to gain supervisory experience....

Correction Officer

  • Faulkton, SD
  • 9 days ago
Checks mail for contraband, such as weapons or drugs. Prepares incident reports and other documentation....

Correctional Officer

  • Minnehaha County
  • Pierre, SD
  • 11 days ago
Law Enforcement - Security -> Correctional Officer Correctional Officer Minnehaha County Pierre, SD Posted/Updated: Today Job Description This position is located in historic downtown Sioux Falls in...

Correctional Officer

  • Minnehaha County
  • Sioux Falls, SD
  • 12 days ago
We will give you a personal tour where you can watch our Correctional Officers in action!...

Juvenile Correctional Officer I

  • Minnehaha County
  • Sioux Falls, SD
  • 12 days ago
Gather testimony from law enforcement. Determine placement of the juvenile. Schedule court date and time. Notify guardian of determination....

Correctional Officer ($10,000 Hiring Incentive)

  • State of South Dakota
  • Pierre, SD
  • 26 days ago
Correctional Officers at the Women's Prison work 12-hour shifts (5:50 a.m. - 6 p.m. or 5:50 p.m. - 6 a.m.) and will work every other weekend along with some holidays....

Correctional Officer I-Juvenile

  • Pennington County
  • Rapid City, SD
  • 30+ days ago
Correctional Officers are provided with initial classroom and on-the-job training....

Correctional Officer I-Adult

  • Pennington County
  • Rapid City, SD
  • 30+ days ago
The Pennington County Sheriff's Office is seeking Correctional Officer applicants to serve in our adult jail....

Correctional Officer

  • State of South Dakota
  • Sioux Falls, SD
  • 30+ days ago
Service as a Correctional Officer at the South Dakota State Penitentiary is an excellent way to begin a law enforcement career and to gain supervisory experience....

Correctional Officer

  • South Dakota State Government
  • Pierre, SD
  • 45+ days ago
Pierre, SD - Law Enforcement - Security - Correctional Officer (Part Time) (Temporary) Correctional Officer (Part Time) (Temporary) South Dakota State Government Pierre, SD Posted/Updated: Today Apply...

Correctional Officer

  • South Dakota State Government
  • Yankton, SD
  • 60+ days ago
Pierre, SD - Law Enforcement - Security - Correctional Officer Correctional Officer South Dakota State Government Yankton, SD Posted/Updated: Today Apply Now Job Description Job ID: 19350 Agency: Department...

Correctional Officer (Part Time) (Temporary)

  • State of South Dakota
  • Pierre, SD
  • 60+ days ago
Job ID: 19353 Temporary/Seasonal Position: Correctional Officer - Part Time Agency: Department of Corrections/Mike Durfee State Prison Salary: $17.89 per hour Pay Grade: GF Closing Date: Open Until...

Correctional Officer

  • State of South Dakota
  • Rapid City, SD
  • 90+ days ago
Service as a correctional officer at the Rapid City Community Work Center is an excellent way to begin a law enforcement career and to gain supervisory experience....

Jail Correctional Officer

  • Brown County - HR
  • Aberdeen, SD
  • 90+ days ago
Engage in functions, such as preparing and serving food, maintenance, and janitorial functions, working different shifts, extended walking on foot patrol, and physically checking the doors, window,...

Juvenile Correctional Officer

  • Brown County
  • Aberdeen, SD
  • 90+ days ago
Summary/Objective: Manages inmates in the Brown County Juvenile Detention Center, as well as assists the Brown County Jail with duties assigned. Assume responsibility for the safety, needs of...

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in South Dakota

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in South Dakota offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.6%)
  • 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 South Dakota
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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