Correctional Officer Responsibilities and Duties

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Monitor inmates in living areas as well as recreational activities.

Oversee inmates plus visitors at visitation areas.

Perform as control center officer and provide emergency response.

Coordinate and supervise inmate movements and perform counts.

Perform as mailroom, medical security, field tower, gate officer and perimeter security.

Provide treatment activities security and oversee labor crews in kitchen along with various specialized areas.

Ensure prompt as well as apt assistance to all inmates in event of illness, injury and emotional trauma.

Develop correctional reports as well as maintain everyday logs.

Perform shakedown for contraband materials either as part of specialized team or individually.

Promote facility cleanliness as well as report maintenance or repairs requirements.

Perform as member of special teams to address issues.

Provide are, supervision as well as correctional treatment of inmates.

Guide all lower-graded Correctional Officers as needed.

Perform inmates counts at specified as well as irregular housing units along with entire inmate activity areas.

Maintain and present proficiency in use of firearms, force application, restraints as well as unarmed self-defense.

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