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Correctional Officer Jobs near Portsmouth, VA

Job Title: Correctional Officer

Location: Portsmouth, Virginia

Date Posted: October 23, 2023

Valid Through: November 15, 2024

Job Posted Through: https://www.alphapublisher.com/contact-us

Phone Number: 804-892-4569. Text the recruiter today.


Job Description:

Join the Virginia Department of Corrections (VADOC) as a Correctional Officer and become an integral part of the team responsible for maintaining safety and security within the correctional facilities across Virginia. We are dedicated to making a positive impact on our communities and are excited to offer a substantial $6,000 hiring bonus to individuals who share our passion for this mission.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the safety and security of inmates, staff, and visitors within the correctional facility.

  • Supervise and manage inmate activities, including monitoring daily routines and behavior.

  • Conduct security checks and searches to prevent the introduction of contraband.

  • Enforce rules and regulations while maintaining a respectful and fair approach.

  • Assist in crisis management, emergency response, and conflict resolution.

  • Report and document incidents and activities as required.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (some positions may require additional education).

  • U.S. citizenship or lawful permanent residency.

  • Minimum age of 18.

  • Valid driver's license.

  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screening.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Physical fitness and the ability to undergo training in self-defense and firearms handling.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit our application form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf5YnjQ1FBK6nuovV1Wl0P-khfOD8ASs0YuKbML17W85pOGFQ/viewform to determine if you qualify.

  2. Alternatively, you can text our recruiter at 804-892-4569. When texting, please provide your name and your city of residence.

  3. The recruiter will get back to you within 24-48 hours.

Salary:

Salary for Correctional Officer positions in the state of Virginia typically ranges from $42,000 to $46,000 per year, depending on the specific job and location.


About VADOC:

The Virginia Department of Corrections is committed to maintaining the highest standards of safety, security, and rehabilitation within our correctional facilities. We value diversity, integrity, and a dedication to public service. By joining our team, you'll be making a meaningful contribution to the well-being of your community.

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