Correction Officer Jobs in Nashville, TN

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Senior Detention Officer

  • Corecivic
  • Nashville, TN
  • 6 days ago

Who We Are:CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...

Correctional Officer Travel Duty Relocation

  • Corecivic
  • Nashville, TN
  • 17 days ago

Correctional Officer Travel Duty Temporary Relocation Job in, Correctional Officer Travel Duty Temporary Relocation Apply Now Job Id: req16170 Job Category: Correctional Security Facility: Resource...

Detention Officer (PRN)

  • CoreCivic
  • Nashville, TN
  • 18 days ago

Must complete pre-service correctional officer training and, where applicable, be a non-commissioned security officer licensed by the state of employment....

We are hiring for Travel Duty Correctional Officers to support our operations....

Correctional Officer Trainee

  • Nashville / Davidson County Sheriffs Office
  • Nashville, TN
  • 45+ days ago

A Correctional Officer assists with securing and overseeing the care and well-being of inmates housed in a correctional facility. Performs related duties as required....

Correctional Officer

  • CoreCivic
  • Nashville, TN
  • 45+ 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...

Correctional Officer Trainee - Davidson County Sheriff's Office

  • Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County
  • Nashville, TN
  • 90+ days ago

Position Description This position is with the Davidson County Sheriff's Office.A Correctional Officer assists with securing and overseeing the care and well-being of inmates housed in a correctional...

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Nashville, TN

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireLawEnforcement research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Correction Officer positions

  • Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County
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  • CoreCivic
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  • Vanderbilt University
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  • Allied Universal
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  • Department of Veterans Affairs
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  • Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority
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  • Metropolitan Nashville Police Department
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  • Nashville / Davidson County Sheriffs Office
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  • Nashville Predators
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  • Nashville State Community College
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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