Correctional Officer jobs in Owensboro, 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)

2 Correctional Officer jobs found in Owensboro, KY area

Owensboro is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Daviess County, Kentucky, United States. It is the fourth-largest city in the state by population. Owensboro is located on U.S. Route 60 about 107 miles (172 km) southwest of Louisville, and is the principal city of the Owensboro metropolitan area. The 2015 population was 59,042.[not in citation given] The metropolitan population was estimated at 116,506. Owensboro is located at 37°45′28″N 87°7′6″W / 37.75778°N 87.11833°W / 37.75778; -87.11833 (37.757748, −87.118390), at the crook of a bend in the Ohio River. Owensboro is 37 mile...
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Income Estimation for Correctional Officer jobs
$38,847 to $48,418
Owensboro, Kentucky area prices
were up 1.3% 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