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Florida Department of Corrections
Julie L. Jones, Secretary

Press Release
August 11, 2014
For More Information
Contact: Communications
(850) 488-0420

DOC Partners with National Guard to Hire Veterans and Military Personnel

WHAT: A Guard and Reserve Hiring Event to provide Department of Corrections employment opportunities to veterans and military personnel.  The Department highly values our nation’s veterans and military personnel, and recognizes that this partnership will provide the opportunity to recruit staff with the skills and experience that will help it ensure the safety of Florida families and increase its retention efforts. Applicants will have the opportunity to take the Criminal Justice Battery Aptitude Test on site.
WHEN: August 14, 2014.  The event will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and include representatives of the Florida Guard, U.S. Army, and  the Florida Department of Corrections.
WHERE: WPB National Guard Armory
3193 Gun Glub Road
West Palm Beach, Florida 33406
RSVP: For more information about the event, please contact Penny Justice, Florida Guard Family Career Connection State Program Coordinator, at (904) 553-0265 or

Media who wish to attend can contact the Department of Corrections Communications Office at (850) 488-0420.


As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs more than 22,000 members statewide, oversees more than 100,000 inmates and supervises nearly 146,000 offenders in the community.

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