Sample Jail Guard Resume

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George Booker
844 Irving Place
Saint Louis, MO 63103

Job Objective To secure Jail Guard position in an organization where my skills and expertise can come in handy.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Highly experienced in guarding prisons
  • Huge knowledge of law enforcement methods
  • Profound knowledge of jail security operations
  • Familiarity with self-defense techniques
  • Immense ability to control aggressive prisoners
  • Amazing ability to handle crisis situations effectively
  • Outstanding ability to provide strict directions to prisoners
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills

Professional Experience:

Jail Guard
G4S Secure Solutions, Saint Louis, MO
August 2007 – Present


  • Maintained records of background information of all prisoners.
  • Patrolled jail premises to identify any security breaches.
  • Detected and reported any safety hazards to Police Investigator.
  • Handled violent prisoners in a combative manner.
  • Monitored prisoner behaviors and actions at all times.
  • Managed prisoner transfer and release activities.
  • Examined jail cells, doors and windows to ensure security.
  • Observed security cameras to monitor cell areas, parking lots, hallways and other areas.


Associate Degree in Criminal Justice
Harrisburg Area Community College, Gettysburg, PA

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