March 11, 2019
FDC to Host Same Day Hiring Event for North Central Florida Institutions
Hiring Event for Hamilton CI and Madison CI
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) is hosting a same-day hiring event for correctional officers at the Valdosta State University in the University Center on Friday, March 15. The event will fill positions for Hamilton CI in Jasper, Florida and Madison CI in Madison, Florida. To qualify for a same day job offer, applicants must pre-register by calling (866) 562-3362.
A $1,000 hiring bonus is available at Hamilton CI. No experience is necessary, and all newly hired officers receive paid training. The starting salary for certified officers is $33,500, and comprehensive medical, dental and additional life insurance is available. For more information about hiring, training and benefits, interested individuals should visit fldocjobs.com and watch FDC’s recruitment video.
Media interested in covering the event, should contact the Florida Department of Corrections’ Office of Communications at PublicAffairs@fdc.myflorida.com or (850) 488-0420. Valdosta State University – University Center is located at 1203 North Patterson Street, Valdosta GA 31601. No video or photos may be taken without prior consent and approval of Department staff at the event.
As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 96,000 inmates and supervises nearly 166,000 offenders in the community.