Sample Juvenile Detention Officer Resume

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Odell Nguyen
3282 Hardman Road
Brattleboro, VT 5301

Job Objective A successful Juvenile Detention Officer seeking a position with organization needing someone with the experience, drive and ability to aid in helping the organization achieve their goals.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Huge managerial experience in Juvenile Home
  • Solid knowledge of criminal justice system.
  • Exceptional knowledge of basic human nature and behavior
  • Profound ability to build positive interpersonal relationship
  • Sound ability to manage juvenile homes and provide care to inmates
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skill

Professional Experience:

Juvenile Detention Officer
Hennepin County, Brattleboro, VT
August 2005 – Present

  • Managed juvenile detention centre in line established regulations and government laws.
  • Supervised daily activities of juveniles in detention centre
  • Ensured all were present in all programs throughout their detention.
  • Provided security and care to detained juveniles.
  • Carried out spot checks of juvenile housing, recreational and dining areas
  • Provided security for inmates, maintained discipline and order.

Juvenile Detention Officer
Dallas County, Brattleboro, VT
May 2000 – July 2005

  • Managed and supervised entire activities of juvenile home.
  • Maintained files, documents and logs pertaining to juveniles.
  • Observed and monitored centre’s daily activities to maintain order and discipline
  • Ensured juvenile detention centre operated according to established standards, regulations and policies.
  • Monitored behavior and movements of inmates to ensure appropriate and orderly behavior.
  • Recorded attendance on regular intervals to prevent escape.


Bachelor’s Degrees in Criminal Justice
Averett University, Danville, VA

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