Correctional Officer jobs in Hattiesburg, MS

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)

1 Correctional Officer job found in Hattiesburg, MS area

Hattiesburg is a city in the U.S. state of Mississippi, primarily in Forrest County (where it is the county seat) and extending west into Lamar County. The city population was 45,989 at the 2010 census, with an estimated population of 46,805 in 2015. It is the principal city of the Hattiesburg, Mississippi, Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses Forrest, Lamar and Perry counties. Development of the interior of Mississippi by European Americans took place primarily after the American Civil War. Before that time, only properties along the major rivers were developed as plantations. Fou...
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Income Estimation for Correctional Officer jobs
$35,577 to $44,346
Hattiesburg, Mississippi area prices
were up 1.2% 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