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Correctional Officer

Correctional Officers are responsible for upholding orders and supervising offenders in a safe correctional environment. The officer will advise and instruct offenders in their adjustment to institutional living. Correctional officers are assigned to any one of several security posts on any of the established shifts.

Career opportunities within this specialty are:

  • Correctional Officer
  • Correctional Sergeant
  • Correctional Lieutenant
  • Correctional Captain
  • Correctional Major
  • Deputy Warden
  • Warden

Basics

Duties & Responsibilities
Preferred Experience
Shift Schedule and Pay Information
Officer Posts Descriptions