Correctional Officer jobs in Hopkinsville, KY

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 2021 Salary.com)

1 Correctional Officer job found in Hopkinsville, KY area

Hopkinsville is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Christian County, Kentucky, United States. The population at the 2010 census was 31,577. Hopkinsville is located south of the center of Christian County at 36°51′17″N 87°29′20″W / 36.85472°N 87.48889°W / 36.85472; -87.48889 (36.854712, -87.488872). Madisonville is 35 miles (56 km) to the north, Russellville is 35 miles (56 km) to the east, Oak Grove is 15 miles to the south, and Clarksville, Tennessee, is 26 miles (42 km) to the south. According to the United States Census Bureau, Hopkinsville has a total area of 30.8 square m...
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Income Estimation for Correctional Officer jobs
$37,227 to $46,399
Hopkinsville, Kentucky area prices
were up 1.2% from a year ago

Correctional Officer
Assist in the prevention of escapes.
December 09, 2020
Assist in creating and maintaining an atmosphere conducive to the rehabilitation of prisoners.
December 24, 2020
Observe and record prisoner behavior.
January 16, 2021