Texas Department of Criminal Justice

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Texas Department of Criminal Justice Reviews

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    Interesting for being incarcerated.

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    Former Employee - Inmate Maintenance Mechanic in Beeville, TX
    Former Employee - Inmate Maintenance Mechanic in Beeville, TX

    I worked at Texas Department of Criminal Justice full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Gave me something to do to keep me out of trouble tought me how to work on sewing machines and to use industrial sewing machines.

    Cons

    On advancement , no salary , no consistency, poor leadership, poor interaction between supervisors, supervisors always arguing, and the building in very poor condition to the point of possible injury to employees.

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Texas Department of Criminal Justice Interviews

Updated Aug 28, 2014
Updated Aug 28, 2014

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    Correctional Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Texas Department of Criminal Justice in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    after taking test had interview.The background check only took 3 business days.They called me an said they completed my application and i was hired.I think former military speed things up.I report to academy in 2 weeks for physical Test and then start the next day.

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    Easy Interview

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Website www.tdcj.state.tx.us
Headquarters Austin, TX
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1995
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

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