Correction Officer Jobs in Desoto, TX

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Detention Officer (Court & Detention)

  • City of Dallas, TX
  • Dallas, TX (13 miles from Desoto, TX)
  • 2 days ago
EQUIVALENCY(IES): Associate degree (or higher) in a criminal justice, business, public administration, or social science field will meet the education and experience requirements....

Civilian Detention Officer

  • Dallas/Fort Worth Airport DPS
  • DFW Airport, TX (22 miles from Desoto, TX)
  • 6 days ago
Ability to comprehend and understand the DFW Department of Public Safety Standard Operating Procedures....

Detention Officer

  • City of Mesquite, TX
  • Mesquite, TX (18 miles from Desoto, TX)
  • 16 days ago
GENERAL SUMMARY Salary: $16.51/hr. minimum - $19.71/hr. midpoint (Depending on qualifications) To participate in a variety of semi-skilled tasks involved in the processing of prisoners for...

Detention Officer

  • City of Grand Prairie
  • Grand Prairie, TX (13 miles from Desoto, TX)
  • 90+ days ago
This position requires access to Criminal Justice Information & due to CJIS/FBI policy, applicants applying for this position must be US Citizens....

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Desoto, TX

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  • City of DeSoto

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

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

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