Correctional Officer (69644)

BC Corrections - Prince George, BC (30+ days ago)

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Be a Role Model, Be a Peace Officer - Join BC Corrections

Do you want to make a positive impact in your community? Consider the career possibilities as a Correctional Officer. We are actively hiring in your community and are looking for individuals with great communication skills and life experience.

We welcome applicants with related work experience in law enforcement, security or experience in construction, customer service, hospitality and other industries where the core skillsets we are looking for are compatible.

As a correctional officer,you will rotate through various posts and departments. With leadership from department supervisors, you will be responsible for maintaining security, safety, good order, discipline and care of adult inmates by providing orientation, direction, guidance and programming. The focus is on engaging inmates in a pro-social environment that provides maximum opportunity for change in a setting that is productive and supportive and where they are treated in a respectful, fair and equitable manner.

Why Work for Us!

  • We offer a fully paid comprehensive training program
  • We offer a variety of work schedules, providing staffing coverage on a 365/24/7 basis. Correctional officers work various shift patterns, including day, night, weekend and statutory holiday shifts. All positions are rotational.
  • We encourage maintaining a healthy work-life balance and we provide shifts, on average, of 70 hours per pay period.
  • We offer extensive training, growth and development opportunities.
  • We offer a competitive salary and benefits package which includes: Basic and Extended Health and Dental, Group Life Insurance, a uniform allowance, fitness training and facilities, an Employee and Family Assistance Program, subsidies for continuing education, and a Pension Plan that ranks among the best!
  • We are committed to continuing to be an employer of choice, providing a professional environment Where Ideas Work. For more information, please visit What The BC Public Service Offers You.

We are committed to continuing to be an employer of choice, providing a professional environment Where Ideas Work. For more information, please visit What The BC Public Service Offers You: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/careers-myhr/job-seekers/featured-careers/bc-corrections

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • 19 years of age or older
  • Valid BC Driver's license
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Valid Occupational 1st Aid (OFA 1).
  • Valid CPR C certificate, including AED
  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Grade 12 English with a final grade of 70% or equivalent

Be a Role Model, Be a Peace Officer - Join BC Corrections

Multiple full-time positions available at Correctional Centres located across BC:

  • Alouette Correctional Centre for Women, Maple Ridge
  • Ford Mountain Correctional Centre, Chilliwack
  • Fraser Regional Correctional District, Maple Ridge
  • Kamloops Regional Correctional Centre, Kamloops
  • Nanaimo Correctional Centre, Nanaimo
  • North Fraser Pretrial Centre, Port Coquitlam
  • Okanagan Correctional Centre, Oliver
  • Prince George Regional Correctional Centre, Prince George
  • Surrey Pretrial Service Centre, Surrey
  • Vancouver Island Regional Correctional Centre, Victoria

Please apply on our website at

https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/69644

Reference ID: 69644

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $45,276.94-$62,318.99 per year