The Utah Department of Corrections’ nearly 2,300 employees supervise more than 15,000 individuals in the community and approximately 5,900 incarcerated individuals. Positions within the Department range from correctional officers to Adult Probation and Parole agents to maintenance specialists to social workers to chaplains to registered nurses to accountants and so much more.
Our dedicated team of professionals ensures public safety by effectively managing offenders while maintaining close collaboration with partner agencies and the community. Our team is devoted to providing maximum opportunities for offenders to make lasting changes through accountability, treatment, education, and positive reinforcement within a safe environment.
We envision a culture where honor, accountability, and integrity are reflected in our conduct. In so doing, we foster an environment rich in professionalism, compassion, collaboration, and dedication. Together, we are a fair, focused, innovative, and energized team.