Source: Virginia Employment Commission
Medium security Virginia State Correctional Facility located in
Chatham VA, just off Highway 29, approximately 30 minutes north of Danville.
We maintain an inmate population of approximately 1,024 inmates. We focus on
preparing inmates to return to the community as productive citizens through a
variety of programs, counseling, and activities. Our Officers provide a
multitude of functions from security, recreational activities, and
transportation to appointments for the inmate population. The Department
offers promotion opportunities and continued training programs to enhance
your knowledge in the Correctional profession.
Correctional Officer starting salary of $42,000 with a 6,000 sign on bonus.
Please dress business casual (mask or face covering is optional) and bring
with you your driver's license, your social security card, your highest level
of education (GED, High School Diploma or Degree) and DD-214 if prior
military. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 434-770-3173
or 434-433-3371. Good luck, we look forward to meeting you.
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VADOC employees are eligible for the Commonwealth of Virginia Employee
More details at: https//www.dhrm.virginia.gov/employeebenefits