Western Virginia Regional Jail - Salem, Virginia
May 4, 2021
- Application Deadline:
- Aug 4, 2021
- Entry Level:
- $$37,000 annual
- Academy Graduate:
- $$38,500 annual
Looking for a career with job security?
Do you want to make a difference in the lives of others?
Looking to make a good living, become more confident, and be a role model of strength and respect?
Is your work/life balance a problem?
Would you enjoy working only 13 days a month in a full-time position with awesome benefits?
Want to have access to affordable health, dental, vision & other benefits, including paid leave?
Would you like to retire at age 50 after only working 25 years?
Interested in working out before or after work for free in a workplace on-site gym?
Are you 20 years of age, with a high school diploma or GED, a US citizen, and can pass a background screening?
IF YOU ANSWERED YES TO THESE QUESTIONS, THEN IT’S TIME YOU JOIN OUR TEAM OF __++FEMALE ++__& __++MALE ++__CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS!
The position involves routine protective service work providing care and maintaining security for the inmates within the facility and processing inmates into custody.
Shifts are 12 hours on a rotating day/night, permanent day, or permanent night schedule, determined by the needs of the organization at time of hire.
STARTING SALARY: Annually $37,000/Hourly $17.79 (enhanced salaries available to those who hold current VA jail officer certification)
SALARY UPON GRADUATING FROM THE ACADEMY: Annually $38,500/Hourly $18.27
- Age: 20
- Education: High School Diploma or GED Equivalency
- Experience: No experience needed... We train you!
Interested applicants must download & complete an application available online at http://www.wvarj.org/165/How-to-Apply.
The application can be directly submitted online or can be faxed to 540-378-3725, emailed to email@example.com, mailed to or dropped off at WVRJ, 5885 W. River Rd., Salem, VA 24153.
Info regarding the written & physical agility testing, as well as a list of disqualifiers, etc. can be found on our website as well.
Questions may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or called in to 540-378-3726. EOE.