Correctional Officers protect the public by operating safe and secure facilities through the development of professional staff and effective offender management.
Our officers are honest, real, inspirational and personal people. Our best officers have quick decision making skills to quickly determine the bes course of action and to take the necessary steps to achieve a desired outcome. They are detail oriented to be able to follow and enforce strcit procedures ensure everyone's safety. They have to be able to interact and communicate effectively and be able to assist others in resolving differences. They must have physical strength and self-discipline to control their emotions when confronted with hostile situations.
Want to be part of a fast-growing safety-focused law enforcement group? Put your law enforcement skills to work at our agency where you'll maintain public safety and protect your community your impact is greater than many will ever realize.
We have positions available across the state with a career ladder in just about any area. Take a look at the jobs we have posted today and get an idea of where you want to start your law enforcement career with the Georgia Department of Corrections.