Correction Officer Jobs in Portland, TX

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Corpus Christi, TX (11 miles from Portland, TX)
You must be able to perform the essential functions of a Correctional Officer, with or without reasonable accommodation. You must pass the Drug Test. You must pass the Physical Agility Test....
13 days ago
Corpus Christi, TX (11 miles from Portland, TX)
Continuous Description Benefits SUMMARY REQUIRED TEST: ALL APPLICANTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO TAKE THE NEW LAW ENFORCEMENT CIVIL SERVICE EXAM (LECSE) IMPLEMENTED AUGUST 2017....
13 days ago
Nueces County - Corpus Christi, TX (11 miles from Portland, TX)
REQUIRED TEST: ALL APPLICANTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO TAKE THE NEW LAW ENFORCEMENT CIVIL SERVICE EXAM (LECSE) IMPLEMENTED AUGUST 2017....
18 days ago
Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Portland, TX
A CO applicant with prior government correctional custody or law enforcement experience within the 36-month period preceding date of hire shall be hired at a pay level corresponding with the months...
30+ days ago
Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Corpus Christi, TX (11 miles from Portland, TX)
A CO applicant with prior government correctional custody or law enforcement experience within the 36-month period preceding date of hire shall be hired at a pay level corresponding with the months...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Portland, TX

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Portland, TX

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in Portland, TX as reported by the BLS.

$42,804

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Portland, TX offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.6%)
  • Master's Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers in Portland, TX
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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