Are you ready for a challenging new career?
Become a TJJD Juvenile Correctional Officer!
The Texas Juvenile Justice Department (TJJD) operates secure facilities and halfway houses throughout the State, and employs approximately 1,400 Juvenile Correctional Officers. If you want a good paying job with benefits, stability, promotional opportunities and the chance to perform challenging and important work, a Juvenile Correctional Officer position may be for you.
If you meet the eligibility criteria and are ready for a challenge, willing to learn, and prepared to work as a team member in a structured environment, we encourage you to consider employment as a TJJD Juvenile Correctional Officer.
The training you receive upon hire will help you gain the knowledge and skills you need. Upon successful completion of our excellent pre-service and on-the-job training program, you will be offered 5 hours college credit at Navarro College. What a great way to start your juvenile justice career!
See more about the TJJD:
- Paid Holidays
- Paid Vacation Leave
- Paid Sick Leave
- Paid Group Life & Health Insuranc for Employee
- Educational Assistance Program
- Employee Assistance Program
- Dental Programs
- Free Meals While on Duty
- Career Ladder for Advancement
- Retirement Plan