GEORGIA- The Georgia Department of Corrections will be having a hiring event on Wednesday, August 17th from 9 am until 3 pm ET at the Hays Recruiting Building at 777 Underwood Drive in Trion.
The Georgia Department of Corrections is always looking for individuals who are looking for a career.
Corrections employees have a passion for justice, a desire to protect the communities they serve, and to make a difference in the lives of others. People count on Georgia’s Corrections Officers and all other staff to use their training every day to protect the employees and the inmates housed in the GDC system.
Applicants are always welcome to contact us about a career with GDC.
Employment Qualifiers for Correctional Officer positions are listed below: we ask that you bring these items with you to our office
Proof of US Citizenship (Driver’s license, Social Security Card, or Passport)
High School Diploma from an accredited high school or GED
If you have a college degree (Associate, Bachelor's, or Masters)
Be at least 21 years old
Able to successfully pass the pre-employment process which includes a physical fitness test, drug test, background investigation, oral interview, and an Integrity test evaluation
Must be able to meet requirements for certification as a peace officer by Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council (P.O.S.T)
A minimum vision of 20/40 either corrected or uncorrected in each eye
You may contact us by reaching out to: Recruiting Lieutenant, Darren Faddis at (706)728-7348. Please feel free to call him if you wish, our starting salary is $41,844 yr. ($20.12 hr.) After 6 months the salary goes to $43,517.76 yr. ($20.92 hr.) and in a year you will be making $46,028.40 yr. ($22.13 hr.)
You may also contact Patty Bishop (Human Resource) at (478)973-7095 or (706)857-0402 or (706)857-0861.
For other positions please contact us.
You can also go to www.GDCJOBS.COM for more information.