Starting Wage: $24.26/hr*
*This position currently receives an additional $6.00 per hour as part of Governor Kelly’s temporary 24/7 facility pay plan.
Responsibilities of Correctional Officer Jobs
Employees in this class become certified Corrections Officers through completion of the required basic Corrections Officer training program, and upon completion of training. They perform full performance correctional work, enforcing designated laws, and rules and regulations in a correctional facility.
Incumbents in this class are responsible for maintaining security in a corrections facility by supervising the conduct, work, discipline and recreation of residents. Incumbents in this class are certified Corrections Officers and exercise delegated statutory powers.