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Correctional Officer Trainee -$20/HR On the spot hiring-Start Friday!

Company: Florida Department of Corrections
Location: Fort Myers
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*No prior experience is necessary; all training is provided. *

Job Type: Full-time Pay: $41,600.00 per year base pay Correctional Officers are responsible for the supervision, care, custody, control and physical restraint, when necessary, of inmates in a Correctional Institution or facility. Under the direction of Secretary, Mr. Dixon, the Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) is the 3rd largest state prison system in the country with a budget of 2.4 billion, approximately 97,000 inmates incarcerated and another 167,000 offenders on active community supervision. The DC has 151 facilities and more than 24,000 staff members statewide, making it the State's largest agency.


Be at least 18 years of age

Be a United States Citizen (Naturalization is okay)

Possess a high school diploma or equivalent

Possess a valid Driver's License

Pass a Drug test and physical examination

Pass a background investigation and fingerprinting, no felony convictions: no misdemeanor involving perjury or false statement, no misdemeanor conviction of domestic violence


Desoto Annex

Desoto Work Camp

For more information on career opportunities with the Florida Department of Corrections visit or contact a local Recruiter directly:

Sergeant Briana Hunt


Desoto Correctional Institution

Florida Department of Corrections

13617 SE Hwy. 70

Arcadia, Fl, 34266

Office: 863-485-1390

Cell: 863-633-0101

Fax: 863-491-6264

Salary Information:

Biweekly Non-Certified: $1,600.00
* Annual Salary: $41,600.00

* Hourly Salary: $20.00

Biweekly Certified: $1,600.00
* Annual Salary: $41,600.00

* Hourly Salary: $20.00

Benefits: (Yearly)
* Annual Leave = (104 hours)

* Sick leave = (104 hours)

* Military Leave = (240 hours)

* 9 State holidays and 1 Personal Holiday

Health Insurance
* Family ($180 monthly)

* Individual ($50 monthly)

* Supplemental Dental, Disability, Hospital, Life and Vision.

* Tuition-Free College courses (State of Florida Colleges and Universities)

* Special Risk Retirement

* Promotional Opportunities

* Uniforms issued with Bi-annual uniform allowance

* Career Development Courses (Salary incentive)

Training with FDC

FTO - Onboard Program - 120 hours

Paid Basic Recruit Academy - 11 weeks

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $41,600.00 per year

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $41,600.00

For more information, please call Sergeant Briana Hunt @ 863-485-1390

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $41,600.00 per year

* Dental insurance
* Employee assistance program
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Referral program
* Retirement plan
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
Supplemental pay types:
* Signing bonus

Work Location: One location%58047475%

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