Looking for Male and Female Correctional Officers!
The Western Virginia Regional Jail is seeking Correctional Officer applicants.
Starting salary is $36,461. Enhanced salaries are available to those who hold current Virginia jail officer certification.
The position involves routine protective service work providing care and maintaining security for the inmates within the facility and processing inmates into custody. Must be 20 years of age, must possess a high school diploma or GED, be a US citizen, and be able to pass a background screening. Entry level or DCJS certified opportunities available. Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts on a rotating day/night schedule, a permanent day schedule, or a permanent night schedule, depending on shift availability at the time of hire.
Position offers competitive salary, VRS retirement, health, dental, and vision, and other benefits, and paid sick leave/vacation. The WVRJ also has an onsite employee fitness room.
Interested applicants must download and complete an application available online at http://www.wvarj.org/165/How-to-Apply
Applications can be submitted online, faxed to 540-380-3143, emailed to email@example.com, mailed to or dropped off at WVRJ, 5885 W. River Rd., Salem, VA 24153.
Information regarding the written and physical agility testing, as well as a list of disqualifiers, etc. can be found on our website as well.
Questions may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Location/Region: Salem, VA