Texas Department of Criminal Justice

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    Current Employee - Correctional Officer I  in  Livingston, TX
    Current Employee - Correctional Officer I in Livingston, TX

    I have been working at Texas Department of Criminal Justice full-time for less than a year

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Texas Department of Criminal Justice Interviews

Updated Aug 28, 2014
Updated Aug 28, 2014

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    Correctional Officer II Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Colorado City, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Colorado City, TX
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Texas Department of Criminal Justice in June 2010.

    Interview Details

    Fill out application, pass background check, do 1 month pre-service class followed by 1 month OJT working all 3 shifts for 160 block hours in the different departments. Then get assigned to a shift..

    Interview Questions
    • When placed on shift must write a lot of cases before offenders will leave you alone.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Set amount to start with mandatory raises.
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    Neutral Experience
    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
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