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Dept. of Corrections Job fair happening now in Phenix City

Kyle Nazario

knazario@ledger-enquirer.com

It's last-minute, but if you're interested in a job with the Alabama Dept. of Corrections there is a fair happening between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. today in Phenix City.

They're hiring for a correctional officer trainee with an annual salary of $28,516-$43,339. The job includes holidays and sick leave days, paid training, health and dental, a state retirement plan, potential 5 percent pay increase for qualified law enforcement, longevity bonus, subsistence pay and probationary and merit increases.

Applicants need to pass a physical ability, written, drug and background test. High school diploma or GED required. Applicants must have no convictions for felonies or domestic violence. They should also be at least 19 years old and U.S. citizens.

More on the job.

[h/t @kimolive]

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