Correctional Officer

With a career in Law Enforcement as a Correctional Officer, you can earn a total possible compensation package valued up to $70,646 in the first year. The Utah Department of Corrections is seeking individuals who can balance compassion with 11/15/2019 Job Bulletin 2/5 accountability while supervising offenders in our care and custody at various correctional centers in Weber, Sanpete, and Salt Lake Counties. With a two year commitment as a Correctional Officer at UDC you will receive a $6000 Signing Bonus – (Draper and AP&P locations ONLY). The first $3,000, after completion of the academy; the second $3,000 after one year of service. Paid training through POST certification. An amazing benefits package including health, dental, vision, tuition reimbursement, and retirement plans. Maintain safety and security of facilities as well as opportunities in various areas like training, transportation, programming, CIRT, investigations, etc. Initial testing consists of a physical fitness test, NPOST, and interview. These tests will be held on December 5, 2019 Qualifications: Meet SFO Standards Meet POST Standards Preference may be given to those who are currently in Public Safety. One year of pay credit for every two years of Law Enforcement or Correctional Officer experience. Academy Start Date: February 10, 2020