Federal Bureau of Prisons

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Headquarters Washington, DC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1930
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

From Club Fed to high security penitentiaries, the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) has its work cut out for it. The bureau's mission is to protect the public safety by incarcerating federal offenders in facilities that are safe, humane, cost-efficient, and secure, and to provide opportunities for their rehabilitation within the system. Consisting of about 115 institutions (i.e. prisons), six regional offices, two staff training centers, 28 community corrections offices, and its headquarters in Washington, D.C., the BOP is responsible for the custody and care of about... More

Working at Federal Bureau of Prisons

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Employees are “Satisfied”   31 ratings

3.7

75% Approve of the CEO   8 ratings

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Charles E. Samuels, Jr.

Director

-Not too bad

  Current Employee

Pros: -Very hard to get fired.
-Great benefits, vacation, and pay is good, too (depends on the job).
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Correctional Officer

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$44,138
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Lieutenant

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$62,250
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Baan Administrator and Developer

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$77,564
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Washington, DC Sep 2010 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details – Had a panel interview with hiring manager and division director. Standard interview questions and presented department challenges to see how I would recommend solving them. The whole process with BOP was great and I would return to the agency if given the opportunity.Full Interview

Interview Question:
There really was no difficult or unexpected question. It was a standard interview and I enjoyed the open dialogue and candor from leadership. Answer Question

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