Correctional Officer jobs in Houma, LA

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)

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5 Correctional Officer jobs found in Houma, LA area

Houma (/ˈhoʊmə/ HOH-mə) is the largest city in the parish seat of Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana, United States and the largest principal city of the Houma–Bayou Cane–Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city's powers of government have been absorbed by the parish, which is now run by the Terrebonne Parish Consolidated Government. The population was 33,727 at the 2010 census, an increase of 1,334 over the 2000 tabulation of 32,393. Many unincorporated areas are adjacent to the city of Houma. The largest, Bayou Cane, is an urbanized area commonly referred to by locals as being part of Hou...
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Income Estimation for Correctional Officer jobs
$39,967 to $49,816
Houma, Louisiana 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