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Georgia Department of Corrections CEO Brian Owens
Brian Owens
45 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and very good job security(in 12 reviews)

  • "Good benefits and experience in the Law Enforcement industry(in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "pay not commensurate with the long hours and duties(in 8 reviews)

  • "Upper management not supporting smaller offices(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Good and bad"

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    Former Employee - Corrections Officer I in Atlanta, GA
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good benefits , Pay , Shifts

    Cons

    Unappreciated , favoritism , unprofessionalism, high turn over rate long hours .

    Georgia Department of Corrections2019-05-01
  2. "Lack of leadership"

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    Former Employee - Correctional Officer in Jackson, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and experience in the Law Enforcement industry

    Cons

    Poor quality supervisors and coworkers

    Advice to Management

    Show your subordinates support and educate yourself on professionalism and/or management skills.

    Georgia Department of Corrections2019-03-31
  3. "Correctional officer of stat Georgia"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time

      Pros

      Good benefits that’s about it

      Cons

      Everything about the job sucks?reallu?

      Georgia Department of Corrections2018-09-07
    • "Behavioral Health counselor"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time

        Pros

        Team players. Good state benefits.

        Cons

        Low pay. High stress negative environment. Not for everyone.

        Georgia Department of Corrections2018-03-13
      • "Behavioral Health Counselor"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I worked at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Team players. Good state benefits

          Cons

          Negative environment. Definetly not for everyone

          Georgia Department of Corrections2018-03-13
        • "It's great job security"

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          Current Employee - Correctional Officer 
          Neutral Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I have been working at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than 9 years

          Pros

          Good benefits, paid uniforms, paid sick leave and annual leave, job security

          Cons

          12 hour shifts (usually end up being 13-14 hours), no OT pay because salaried (receive comp time on 2nd check of the month), short staffed

          Georgia Department of Corrections2017-11-30
        • "Great employment"

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I worked at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than 20 years

            Pros

            Work Stability, good benefits and salaries

            Cons

            Must work weekends and holidays

            Georgia Department of Corrections2017-09-07
          • Helpful (1)

            "correctional officer"

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            Current Employee - Correctiona in Garden City, GA
            Doesn't Recommend
            Negative Outlook
            Disapproves of CEO

            I have been working at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than 9 years

            Pros

            good benefits, job security, easy hire

            Cons

            long hours, hostile working environment, promotion unlikely, dangerous working conditions

            Advice to Management

            support employees

            Georgia Department of Corrections2016-11-18
          • "Bs supervisors"

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            Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
            Doesn't Recommend
            Positive Outlook

            I have been working at Georgia Department of Corrections

            Pros

            Good pay and good benefits.

            Cons

            Hours become hard sometimes. Most supervisors are be.

            Georgia Department of Corrections2016-09-02
          • Helpful (1)

            "officer"

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            Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
            Recommends
            Positive Outlook
            Approves of CEO

            I have been working at Georgia Department of Corrections full-time for more than 4 years

            Pros

            Good benefits great people to work with

            Cons

            Need more help ,and safety

            Georgia Department of Corrections2015-06-23
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