Correctional Officer I

WV Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation (Salem Correctional Center and Jail) - Industrial, WV

30+ days agoFull-time

ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A CAREER THAT OFFERS STABILITY AND GENEROUS BENEFITS? IF SO, A CAREER AS A CORRECTIONAL OFFICER WITH THE WV DIVISION OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION MIGHT BE THE PERFECT FIT FOR YOU!

This posting is for a career as a Correctional Officer 1 at Salem Correctional Center and Jail in Industrial (Salem), WV located in Harrison county. The current special hiring rate for a Correctional Officer 1 is $26,664 with a salary increase of $4,000 over the next two years.

As a permanent, full-time employee with the State of West Virginia, you have access to a wide variety of financial and personal job benefits:

  • Biweekly Pay (every other week)
  • Promotion Opportunities
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental, Vision, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement and Optional 401K
  • 12 Paid Holidays Per Year
  • Generous Annual (Vacation) & Sick Leave
  • Military Leave
  • Training and Developmental Opportunities

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under direct supervision, a Correctional Officer 1 performs beginning level Correctional Officer work. The employee is responsible for enforcing rules, regulations and state law necessary for the control and management of offenders and the maintenance of public safety. The probationary period is twelve months. Performs related work as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

TRAINING: Graduation from a standard high school or the equivalent (online high school diplomas and online GED’s are not recognized by the Division of Personnel and cannot be accepted for this job class)

EXPERIENCE: None required

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT US AT (304) 782-2371 AND ASK FOR JULIE TOMES OR DANIELLE DAVIS

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: $26,664.00 /year

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

License:

  • Valid Driver's License (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)