Come join the Florida Department Corrections in a rewarding career as a Correctional Officer.
No prior experience is necessary, all training is provided.
Compensation: Certified rate of pay is $1,288.47 Bi-weekly. Non-Certified rate of pay is $1,159.63 Bi-weekly.
Correctional Officers are responsible for the supervision, care, custody, control and physical restraint, when necessary, of inmates in a Correctional Institution or facility.
Correctional Officers may also qualify for additional benefits:
Below are the next steps to becoming a Correctional Officer:
Note: Consideration as a correctional officer applicant begins upon completion of step 1 and 2.
Please visit http://www.fldocjobs.com/paths/co/index.html for additional information about working for the Florida Department of Corrections. You may also contact the Florida Department of Corrections Recruitment Center at (850) 717-3000 for assistance with your application process. If you experience problems applying online, please call the People First Service Center at 1-877-562-7287. Only electronic applications will be accepted.
Charlotte Correctional Institution – Recruiter Officer T. Baker – (941) 833-8037
Dade Correctional Institution- Recruiter Sergeant K. Lathan- (786) 349-2332
Everglades Correctional Institution – Recruiter Sergeant L. Smith (305) 480-4204
Homestead Correctional Institution – Recruiter Sergeant T. Smart (786) 349 - 2107
Martin Correctional Institution – Recruiter Officer K. Ramos (772) 597-8025
Okeechobee Correctional Institution – Recruiter Sergeant A. Dennis (863) 824-1019
South Florida Reception Center – Recruiter Sergeant T. Blow (305) 592-9567
Regional Recruiter – Captain C. Marshall (786) 837-3653