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Working at Florida Department of Corrections

The Florida Department of Corrections spends about $2.4 billion annually in its mission to protect the public by operating a safe, secure, humane, and efficient corrections system. The Florida Corrections System hosts about 100,000 inmates in around 140 facilities, which include ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Correctional Sergeant in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Correctional Sergeant in Tampa, FL
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    I have been working at Florida Department of Corrections full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pay, benefits, off every other weekend..

    Cons

    Can be required to work OT mandatory, morale sucks with senior staff

    Advice to Management

    Do not let your title get in way remember where you came from, respect senior staff

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Florida Department of Corrections Interviews

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    Correctional Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Florida Department of Corrections (Miami, FL).

    Interview

    apply through People first , then get an email from a sergeant. submit same documents plus document to be notarized , then wait for interview. panel interview with three staff members. I got good feed back right after.

    Interview Questions

    • would you shoot an inmate trying to escape   1 Answer
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