Correction Officer Jobs in Fort Worth, TX

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Detention Officer

  • City of Lewisville
  • Lewisville, TX
  • 14 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...

enforcement agencies involving juveniles....

Receives, reviews, and evaluates police referrals from law enforcement agencies involving juveniles. Determine appropriate action through the interview process....

Detention Officer

  • Tarrant County
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • 18 days ago

Must be proficient in the use of defensive tactics requiring physical force including the use of intermediate impact weapons and firearms if required....

Correctional Officer

  • Management & Training Corporation
  • Venus, TX
  • 26 days ago

Begin a career in criminal justice and work towards becoming a law enforcement professional....

Supervisory Correctional Officer Lieutenant

  • Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
  • Grand Prairie, TX
  • 30+ days ago

We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....

Officer, Detention-Confinement - Sheriff's Office

  • Tarrant County
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • 60+ days ago

Must be proficient in the use of defensive tactics requiring physical force including the use of intermediate impact weapons and firearms if required....

Detention Officer

  • City of Grand Prairie
  • Grand Prairie, TX
  • 90+ days ago

Candidate will be required to pass pre-employment screening which includes drug screen, polygraph, psychological, and background investigation....

Detention Officer

  • The City of North Richland Hills
  • North Richland Hills, TX
  • 90+ days ago

Position Description The purpose of this position is to oversee the proper and safe booking, release and holding of the Citys prisoners. This is accomplished by completing booking and releasing of...

Demographic Data for Fort Worth, TX

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Fort Worth, TX

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

  • Tarrant County
  • City Of Benbrook
  • JPS Health Network
  • Richland Hills Police Department
  • Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
  • Tarrant County College District
  • Texas Health Resources
  • White Settlement Isd Police Department

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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