The Montgomery County Correctional Facility and the Montgomery County Department of Human Resources announced they are seeking qualified applicants for the role of correctional officer. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by Friday, August 6 for consideration at an upcoming career event.
Among other qualifications, correctional officers must be available to work assigned shifts of twelve hours on a two week rotation, scheduled off every other weekend. Shifts start at 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. For a full job description, click here.
Applications are available online or in person at the Montgomery County Department of Human Resources located at One Montgomery Plaza, 425 Swede Street, 7th Floor, Norristown, PA 19401. All applications must be emailed to Barry Martin, firstname.lastname@example.org or returned in person to the Human Resources Office.
Applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Friday, August 6, 2021. After screening, if a candidate is chosen to move forward in the process, they will be invited to an appointment-only career event on Saturday, August 21 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility.
Upon successful hire, correctional officers receive generous benefits through Montgomery County that include competitive wages starting at $41,718 per year, tuition reimbursement, excellent health care benefits, County pension, and paid time off.
The Montgomery County Correctional Facility is located in Lower Providence Township, Montgomery County at the following address: 60 Eagleville Road, Eagleville PA, 19403.
About the Montgomery County Correctional Facility
The Montgomery County Correctional Facility constitutes a critically essential operating element of the Montgomery County Criminal Justice System. Its operation is directed by federal, state, county laws, standards and regulations. Montgomery County Correctional Facility staff is responsible for the overall operation of its facility, including security, enforcement of established rules and regulations, law, physical safety and care of incarcerated individuals and employees.
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