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Detention Officers oversee that inmates are imprisoned safely in such institutions as jails, courtrooms, and juvenile detention centers and report inappropriate activity to the warden. Skills listed on sample resumes of Detention Officers include observing detainees and reporting any abnormal behavior; ensuring that rules and regulations are followed; and performing random and routine searches. All detention officers must be able to list at least a high school diploma on their resumes, and they must be at least 18 years old.

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Senior Detention Officer

Experienced with the [company name] with over thirteen years in criminal justice and corrections.

  • Safety - Oriented, fair and professional when dealing with unruly offenders and problematic situations.
  • Provide protection, care, custody and control for the common health and welfare of inmates.
  • Well rounded in the structure of jail management intake of inmates, searching for contraband, taking and understanding documents such as commitments, warrants, among other legal paper work coming from municipal and county judges.
  • Processing inmate's personal information, fingerprints to identify offenders criminal history and other agency warrants.
  • Communicate with other agencies on open warrants and transportation options.
  • Responsible and knowledgeable reviewing of bail bond companies and court orders for inmate release.
  • Maintained daily log of inmate activity and communications with all other areas of the facility at all times.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
32

Detention Officer

Responsible for transposing female inmates from all aspects of the women facility

  • Monitor female inmates while addressing personal responsibility i.e. shower, dressing, etc.
  • Responsible for daily reporting of specific wards
  • Administered daily medication to critically ill inmates & responsible for assisting emergency response unit with calls
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Cosmetology
AS
Criminal Justice
33

Detention Officer

  • Providing direct supervision to adults in a 24-hour detention facility
  • Assist in the development and evaluation of residential programs
  • Provides individual and group counseling to all adults to promote and increase personal awareness of responsibilities and alternatives
  • Provides critical and sound, judgments and decisions during crisis or potentially dangerous situations
  • Conducts crisis intervention, counseling and notifies the supervisor of concerns
  • Conducts inspections, rounds, and drills, which includes room checks and physical searches of adults
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
34

Transportation/detention Officer

Ensure safe transportation of ICE detainees while following all policies and regulations

  • Ensure transportation times are met as scheduled by the employer or ICE
  • Ensure ICE files for detainees are securely transported from designated locations
  • Ensure vehicles do not violate D.O.T. standards and are up to par prior to usage
  • Maintain proper communication with ICE personal in regards to transportation details
  • Assist ICE with arrivals and departures of detainees in regards to transfers or deportations
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
35

Detention Officer

Rounds every 30 minutes on floor out in the pods using a wand.

  • Give out meds that have been packaged
  • Give out trays/ 3 times a day
  • Wash clothes/ uniforms and whites on assigned days
  • Give out soaps, razors, toilet paper
  • Book people/ put them in the computer and take them out when released
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
36

Detention Officer

Supervise inmates' daily activities in order to prevent dangerous behaviors

  • Maintain security of the facility by doing frequent checks
  • Operate AS400
  • Operate central control
  • Remain vigilant of suspicious activities
  • Fill out necessary reports when needed
  • Enter data into database to keep track of behavior logs, count keeping, activities, and lockdowns
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
37

Detention Officer

Supervise and control inmate behavior during the operation of the detention center; or restrain by force if necessary, using handcuffs and other restraints

  • Exercise appropriate judgment in handling of special needs situations or inmates; provide assistance in classification of inmates
  • Maintain control over inmates by always being aware of their location and documenting such - Administer basic emergency first aid
  • Transport or escort inmates (hostile, aggressive, passive, etc.) using handcuffs and other approved restraints in accordance to policy and procedure
  • Process and release inmates including taking photographs and legible sets of inked fingerprints, and/or palm prints
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
38

Detention Officer

AZ Post Firearm Certified

  • CDL License for Prisoner Transport Vehicle
  • Currently assigned to graveyard shift at Gilbert-Chandler Unified Holding Facility (GCUHF)
  • Assists Patrol Officers with Booking when they bring prisoners into GCUHF
  • Transport and book prisoners to Maricopa County Jail
  • Process prisoners for Chandler and Gilbert Police Departments using the Automated Fingerprint Information System.
  • Conduct warrant and want checks using National Crime Information System
Candidate Info
38
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
39

Detention Officer

Monitor cameras in surveillance room

  • Operate all door controls of the facility
  • Supervision of (50 +) Detainees in dormitories
  • Assure detainees act and comply to rules and regulations
  • Inspect and search detainee's and detainee dormitories for contraband
  • Assist detainees with reasonable forms and requests
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BBA
Computer Information Systems
Management, Business Systems
40

Detention Officer

Supervisor for junior officers during the last 5 years.

  • Processing inmates in and out the facility.
  • Maintain safety and security of inmates and staff.
  • FTO- as the field training officers, I assist new hires with on the job training matters.
  • Filing and faxing documents.
  • Preparing reports and additional duties assigned to me.
  • Assistance with public.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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