Correction Officer Jobs in Denton, TX

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Detention Officer

  • City of Lewisville
  • Lewisville, TX
  • 13 hours ago

Position Summary Performs administrative, clerical, and manual duties associated with the detention of prisoners.Interviews citizens and completes computerized criminal offense reports. After the...

Detention Officer

  • City of Frisco
  • Frisco, TX
  • 30+ days ago

the municipal detention facility, including logging in of property, recording names into the arrest book and onto the computer, fingerprinting, photographing, and conducting a secondary search for weapons...

Detention Officer I - County Jail - Part-Time

  • Denton County
  • Denton, TX
  • 60+ days ago

Must attain certification by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement as a Jailer within one (1) year of employment. Possession of a valid Driver's License....

Detention Officer I - County Jail - Sheriff

  • Denton County
  • Denton, TX
  • 90+ days ago

Must attain certification by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement as a Jailer within one (1) year of employment. Possession of a valid Driver's License....

Demographic Data for Denton, TX

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Denton, TX

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

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

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