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Correctional Officer II

Elk River, MN 55330

Posted: 09/26/23 Industry: Other Job Number: 000069XL Pay Rate: 61131.00

Job Description

Are you looking to get into a law enforcement career? THE RIGHT STAFF is seeking a Corrections Officer I in Elk River. This position is a DIRECT HIRE role.


• Oversee inmates during job assignments, meals, recreation, and visitation
• Conduct inmate security checks, conduct searches of inmates, and building areas
• Explain inmate rules and maintain discipline
• Intervene in emergency situations such as fights and medical emergencies
• Deliver inmate meals
• administer medication and carry out treatment of medical issues including referring inmates to medical staff as necessary
• Secure inmate property
• Release inmates as appropriate
• Conduct head counts and supervise access
• Mitigate problems or disagreements between inmates
• Complete required forms and reports
• Assist with video visitation for inmates
• Occasional transportation of inmates
• Perform booking procedure when inmates arrive
• Other duties as assigned


• Valid MN Driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility
• Must have excellent verbal communication skills, ability to hear normal range of radio and speech, and ability to visually observe persons and conditions. Must have ability to work independently, maintain a calm and professional manner at all times, and have the ability to physically restrain inmates if necessary.
• High school diploma (or equivalent)
• Two years of full-time work experience in any occupation


• Direct Hire
• On-Site
• Elk River, MN
• Full-time
• Rotating Shifts- 12 hour and 8 hour
• 12-hour shift- working 7 of 14 days; 2 days on, 2 days off or 3 days on 3 days off, one shift would be an 8-hour shift
• 8 hour shift - 6 days on 3 days off
• Pay: Starting $29.39/HR

Any offer of employment will be contingent on successful completion of an interview, pre-employment physical examination, psychological examination, and background investigation. Your pre-employment physical examination will include a drug test.


Qualified candidates may apply by sending your Microsoft Word 2003 or higher resume to

We thank all interested candidates. However, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

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THE RIGHT STAFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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