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"You have to be in the "in crowd""

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Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Nashville, TN
Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Nashville, TN
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Corrections Corporation of America full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

As much overtime you want.

Cons

Will hire just about anyone.

Advice to Management

Get some people in higher management that have actual corrections backgrounds.

Other Employee Reviews for Corrections Corporation of America

  1. "Good company, needs common sense."

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    Current Employee - Detention Officer in Gainesville, GA
    Current Employee - Detention Officer in Gainesville, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Corrections Corporation of America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits. Good high level management and good company support network. Very well planned and thought out as a company.

    Cons

    Professionalism was somewhat lacking at times. There a lot of favoritism, especially on the racial front. Upper management was not engaged with the line staff at all. Lot of uncommon sense.

    Advice to Management

    Be more proactive with the line staff and do not allow personal recommendations of the supervisory staff to over shadow personal one on one appraisals of line staff, supervisor use the buddy system but their buddy might not be the best choice. (This commentary is not over something that happened to me but to other line staff. Wanting to advance and being worthy of it but supervisors played favorites and the best person did not get the gig. )


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    "employment at CCA"

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    Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Cushing, OK
    Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Cushing, OK
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Corrections Corporation of America full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The only reason I can think of is pay the bills untill I can find another job

    Cons

    they keep forcing overtime on people

    Advice to Management

    Fire the management at Cimarron, cut out forced overtime, raise pay, cut the bulls**t

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