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Corrections Corporation of America President, CEO, and Director Damon T. Hininger
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    Current Employee - Mailroom Clerk in Tutwiler, MS
    Current Employee - Mailroom Clerk in Tutwiler, MS

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    Work schedule is great along with good benefits


    Inmate are a sometimes difficult when it comes to company policies.

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Corrections Corporation of America Interviews

Updated Feb 12, 2015
Updated Feb 12, 2015

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    Detention Officer Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 12+ monthsinterviewed at Corrections Corporation of America.

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    interviewed in front of 4-5 people: Warden, Assistant Warden, Chief of Security, and a sargeant. It took me over a year to hear back after filling out the application. The process has changed somewhat but it still takes awhile from start to finish.

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Corrections Corporation of America Awards & Accolades

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Most Valuable Employers (MVE) for Military today,, 2014
America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

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Headquarters Nashville, TN
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1983
Type Company - Public (CXW)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

CCA designs, builds, manages and operates prisons, jails, detention centers and residential reentry centers on behalf of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the United States Marshals Service, many states and counties across the country.

We benefit America by protecting public safety, employing the best people in solid careers, preparing... More

Mission: Advancing corrections through innovative results that benefit and protect all that we serve.

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