The Correctional Officer Trainee is a permanent, full-time position with the Department of Corrections. Positions are located throughout the state. This is correctional security work as a trainee that consists of formal and on-the job training of the policies and procedure associated with custody and rehabilitation of inmates within a correctional institution. No written examination is required. Applicants meeting the qualifications may apply directly to the Department of Corrections in person on the day of testing.
High school diploma or GED, Nineteen (19) years of age, possess a valid driver license from their state of residency, must be a U.S. citizen, must pass a physical examination and a physical ability test, must pass a drug screen, must have no felony or domestic violence convictions, must pass background check, if veteran of the armed forces of the U.S., discharge must be under honorable conditions.