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Tennessee Department Of Corrections - Corrections Officer Resume Example

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Professional Summary

Reliable United States Marine with some college experience and background in department of defense. Honorable and Committed with 4 active years of experience in United States Marine Corps and 2 years in United States Marine Corps Reserves.

Accomplished and energetic Volunteer Firefighter/Rescue with Community Emergency Response Team with a solid history of achievement in firefighting/rescue. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include First Aid, CPR and AED.

  • Public Safety and Security
  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • Coordination
  • Law and Government
  • Active Learning
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Computers and Electronics
  • Transportation
  • Foreign National Affairs
  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • AED
  • United States Code of Military Justice
  • English Language
  • Education and Training
  • Monitoring
  • Learning Strategies
  • Foreign Language
Corrections Officer Aug 2016Jan 2017 Tennessee Department of Corrections Nashville, TN

As a Corrections Officer we worked full time at 40+ hours including overtime to help maintain order, discipline, and security within assigned areas in accordance with relevant rules, regulations, policies, and laws.

Duties also include the following:

  • Take, receive, or check periodic inmate counts.
  • Respond to emergencies, such as escapes.
  • Supervise or perform searches of inmates or their quarters to locate contraband items.
  • Monitor behavior of subordinates to ensure alert, courteous, and professional behavior toward inmates, parolees, fellow employees, visitors, and the public.
  • Transfer or transport offenders on foot or by driving vehicles, such as trailers, vans, or buses.
  • Review offender information to identify issues that require special attention.
Customer Service Associate May 2016Aug 2016 Dollar General Hopkinsville, KY

The part time position of customer service associate were at 28+ hours, the main jobs was to cash checks and pay out money after verifying the signatures were correct, and that accounts have sufficient funds. The other duties are the following:

  • Receive checks and cash for deposit, verify amounts, and check accuracy of deposit slips.
  • Balance currency, coin, and checks in cash drawers at ends of shifts, and calculate daily transactions using computers, calculators, or adding machines.
  • Answer customers' questions about merchandise and advise customers on merchandise selection.
  • Itemize and total customer merchandise selection at checkout counter, using cash register, and accept cash or charge card for purchases.
  • Stock shelves, racks, cases, bins, and tables with new or transferred merchandise.
  • Receive, open, unpack and issue sales floor merchandise.
  • Clean display cases, shelves, and aisles.
Infantry Squad Leader Nov 2015Jul 2016 United States Marine Corps Reserves Smyrna, TN

As a Marine Corps Reservist (infantry) our work hours were 72+ on weekend drill, and two weeks per year during the yearly training exercise. The duties are the following:

  • Operating and maintaining weapons, such as rifles, machine guns, and mortars.
  • Mainttain
Campus Security Officer Aug 2013Nov 2013 Allied Universal Nashville, TN
  • Monitor and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain security of premises.
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities such as equipment or property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences.
  • Call police or fire departments in cases of emergency, such as fire or presence of unauthorized persons.
  • Circulate among visitors, patrons, or employees to preserve order and protect property.
  • Patrol industrial or commercial premises to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows, and gates.
Infantryman Mar 2009Mar 2013 United States Marine Corps Camp Lejeune, NC
  • Armored Vehicle Operator
  • Patrolled areas of operations in Marjah, Afghanistan in 2010-2011, 2011-2012
  • Foreign National Affairs
  • Operated Counter Improvised Explosive Device during foot patrols
  • Performing armed security checkpoint and questioning locals to ensure the safety of military and civilian personnel in the compound
  • Helped implement the safety during the counter-terrorism and drug eradication operations
  • Following the rules and regulations of the United States Code of Military Justice
  • Attended several Department of Defense schools including farsi-dari language course, GBOSS surveillance camera technician and winter/desert survival school.
Security Officer Sep 2004Nov 2008 G4S Nashville, TN
  • CCTV Camera Surveillance
  • Identification Card Access
  • Patrolling factory and parking lot premises
  • Answering phone calls and relaying messages using the factory intercom system
  • Performing vehicle checkpoint for the tractor-trailers 
Firefighter Aug 2002Aug 2007 Linton Volunteer Fire Department Linton, KY
  • Dress with equipment such as fire resistant clothing and breathing apparatus.
  • Search burning buildings to locate fire victims.
  • Move toward the source of a fire using knowledge of types of fires, construction design, building materials, and physical layout of properties.
  • Respond to fire alarms and other calls for assistance, such as automobile and industrial accidents.
  • Lay hose lines and connect them to water supplies.
  • Operate pumps connected to high-pressure hoses.
  • Select and attach hose nozzles, depending on fire type, and direct streams of water or chemicals onto fires.
  • Participate in fire drills and demonstrations of fire fighting techniques.
  • Participate in physical training activities to maintain a high level of physical fitness.
  • Participate in courses, seminars and conferences, and study fire science literature, to learn firefighting techniques.
  • Clean and maintain fire stations and fire fighting equipment and apparatus.
High School Diploma Sep 2009 SOI-EAST Jacksonville, NC
  • Learned Marine Corps Infantry Knowledge and courses that ensures the proper techniques of weapon systems
  • Prepared for any upcoming deployments once in a Marine Corps infantry company
  • 0311 Rifleman
High School Diploma May 2000 Christian County High School Hopkinsville, KY
  • Graduated with High School Diploma
  • Member, Airforce Junior JROTC
Associates in Science Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville, KY
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Previous Companies:

  • Tennessee Department of Corrections
  • Dollar General
  • United States Marine Corps Reserves

Previous Job Positions:

  • Corrections Officer
  • Customer Service Associate
  • Infantry Squad Leader
  • Campus Security Officer
  • Infantryman


  • Christian County High School
  • Hopkinsville Community College

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

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