Correctional Officer jobs in Chattanooga, TN

Correctional Officer enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Being a Correctional Officer oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Supervises prisoners during meals, recreation, work and other daily activities. Additionally, Correctional Officer documents violations and takes appropriate disciplinary actions. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Correctional Officer possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

2 Correctional Officer jobs found in Chattanooga, TN area

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 144.6 square miles (374.4 km2), of which 137.1 square miles (355.2 km2) are land and 7.4 square miles (19.2 km2), or 5.12%, are water. The most prominent natural features in and around Chattanooga are the Tennessee River and the surrounding mountains. The city is nestled between the southwestern Ridge-and-valley Appalachians and the foot of Walden's Ridge; the river separates the ridge from the western side of downtown. Several miles east, the city is bisected by Missionary Ridge. The Tennessee River is impounded by th...
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Income Estimation for Correctional Officer jobs
$36,708 to $45,756
Chattanooga, Tennessee area prices
were up 1.3% from a year ago

Correctional Officer
Operate security control room.
December 29, 2019
Assist in creating and maintaining an atmosphere conducive to the rehabilitation of prisoners.
January 14, 2020
Assist in supervising the movement of prisoners to/from work assignments, meals, recreation and housing units/dormitories.
February 14, 2020