Correctional Officer jobs in Tennessee

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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  • Imperial Security Services Inc.
  • Memphis, TN
  • Security officers are being classified as essential workers during the current crisis. We have many open positions available and are expecting additional positions to open daily. Apply today and work ...
  • 4 days ago

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Security Officer - Upscale - Healthcare Setting (488523)
  • G4S
  • Chattanooga, TN
  • As a Healthcare Security Officer, you will be responsible for the physical security of the client's hospital campus and its surrounding grounds. In this position you will perform general security ...
  • 5 days ago

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Correctional Officer
  • CoreCivic
  • Nashville, TN Full-Time
  • At CoreCivic, we do more than manage inmates, we care for people! CoreCivic is currently seeking a Correctional Officer ...
  • 17 Days Ago

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Correctional Counselor
  • CoreCivic
  • Mason, TN Full-Time
  • At CoreCivic, we do more than manage inmates, we care for people! CoreCivic is currently seeking a Correctional Counselo...
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Tennessee borders eight other states: Kentucky and Virginia to the north; North Carolina to the east; Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi on the south; Arkansas and Missouri on the Mississippi River to the west. Tennessee is tied with Missouri as the state bordering the most other states. The state is trisected by the Tennessee River. The highest point in the state is Clingmans Dome at 6,643 feet (2,025 m). Clingmans Dome, which lies on Tennessee's eastern border, is the highest point on the Appalachian Trail, and is the third highest peak in the United States east of the Mississippi River. The ...
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Income Estimation for Correctional Officer jobs
$36,698 to $45,736

Correctional Officer
Prepare oral and written reports.
December 14, 2019
Operate security control room.
December 09, 2019
Assist in creating and maintaining an atmosphere conducive to the rehabilitation of prisoners.
November 26, 2019