BC Public Service
Ministry of Justice
Correctional Officer Applicant Inventory
Great benefits and a vital role where you can really make a difference
This posting is to establish a pre-qualified pool of applicants (applicant inventory) who will be eligible to apply on full-time, permanent part-time, and temporary positions at the following Lower Mainland Correctional Centres.
- Surrey Pretrial Services Centre
- North Fraser Pretrial Centre
- Fraser Regional Correctional Centre
- Alouette Correctional Centre for Women
- Ford Mountain Correctional Centre
- Kamloops Regional Correctional Centre
Salary: $21.67 – $31.63 hourly
Multiple positions available
Positions may be full-time, part-time leading to full-time, or permanent part-time
BC Corrections plays a leading role in British Columbia’s criminal justice system by protecting the community through offender management and control. Corrections Branch manages community work service and supports offenders to make positive changes in their behaviour and attitudes.
As a Correctional Officer, you will rotate through various posts and departments. With leadership from department supervisors, you will be responsible for maintaining security, safety, good order, discipline and care of adult inmates by providing orientation, direction, guidance and programming. The focus is on engaging inmates in a pro-social environment that provides maximum opportunity for change in a setting that is productive and supportive and where they are treated in a respectful, fair and equitable manner.
We offer extensive training, growth and development opportunities, a competitive salary and benefits package, a pension plan that ranks among the best and a balance between work and other life commitments. For more information, please visit What We Offer.
For further information about a career as a correctional officer, the application process and other available opportunities, please visit www.gov.bc.ca/bccorrectionscareers
To learn more, including how to apply online by April 9, 2017