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April 4, 2018
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Florida Department of Corrections to Host Same-day Hiring Event at Suwannee Correctional Institution

LIVE OAK, Fla - The Florida Department of Corrections will host a same-day hiring event for four institutions: Columbia CI, Hamilton CI, Mayo CI, and Suwannee CI. Each institution is offering a $1,000 signing bonus to new hires.

WHAT: The Florida Department of Corrections is seeking qualified individuals to join our agency. If possible, please bring the following: driver’s license, legible copy of birth certificate, social security card, high school diploma, GED or college transcripts and any name change documents (if applicable), such as a marriage certificate. Veterans and current reservists/Guardsmen should bring a copy of their DD-214 or military ID, respectively. If you would like to take the Criminal Justice Abilities Test (required for employment), please bring a money order in the amount of $12 made payable to the Florida Department of Corrections.
WHEN: Friday, April 6, with sessions at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Suwannee Correctional Institution
5964 US Highway 90
Live Oak, FL 32064
CONTACT: To pre-register for the event, please call 866-562-3362.

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As Florida's largest state agency, the Department of Corrections employs 24,000 members statewide, incarcerates approximately 97,000 inmates and supervises nearly 167,000 offenders in the community.

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