Wednesday, September 17, 2014

The Florida Department of Corrections Is Seeking Correctional Officer Applicants


Franklin Correctional Institution is now hiring interested and qualified individuals. Bi-Weekly Salary Certified Correctional Officer - $1,184.92 Non-Certified Correctional Officer - $1,077.20

HOW TO APPLY – To apply for a correctional officer position, you must: * Submit a State of Florida Application online at: peoplefirst.myflorida.com * Provide an email address on your application that you monitor on a regular basis * Completely fill out application, to include prior employment contact information and an explanation of gaps in employment

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS – To be a Florida Correctional Officer, you must: * Take and pass the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Correctional Officer Basic Abilities Test (FBAT or CJBAT) * Be at least 19 years of age * Be a citizen of the United States * Be fingerprinted * Have earned a high school diploma or its equivalent * Have good moral character as determined by a background investigation * Have no felony convictions or misdemeanors involving perjury or false statement * Not have received a dishonorable discharge from any of the Armed Forces of the U.S. * Have a valid driver license * Pass a medical examination and drug test * Complete the basic recruit training course and pass the FDLE certification examination

DOCUMENTATION YOU MUST PROVIDE PRIOR TO INTERVIEW – * Copy of high school diploma or GED diploma * Copy of DD-214 (Member 4 copy) for each period of military service. (If currently a reservist of member of the National Guard, provide a copy of military ID.) * Copy of official birth certificate issued by state registrar or vital statistics bureau * Documentation of EVERY legal name change since birth (marriage, divorce, adoption, legal name change) * Passing scores on the Correctional Officer Basic Abilities Test

Please use the information printed below to contact us for additional information or assistance. Your consideration of career opportunities with the Florida Department of Corrections is appreciated.

Franklin Correctional Institution Recruitment Officer A. Webb 1760 Highway 67 Carrabelle, FL 32322 - Ph: (850) 697-1331 Fax: (850) 697-1185 Email: webb.ashley@mail.dc.state.fl.us