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Thursday, January 04, 2018


Date Posted:

January 04-28, 2018

Job Order #



Ministry of Justice
Multiple Locations: Lower Mainland, Kamloops, Prince George, Victoria, Nanaimo, BC

Job Title:

Correctional Officer

Starting Date:



Salary: $41,803.67 - $57,781.28 annually
($39,575.90 annually for new recruits during the 33 day training program)




This posting is to establish a pre-qualified pool of applicants (applicant inventory).  Applicant inventories are used to streamline the recruitment experience. They are designed so applicants can be considered for multiple Correctional Officer opportunities within BC Corrections.

Adult Custody Division, BC Corrections

BC Corrections plays a leading role in British Columbia’s criminal justice system by protecting the community through offender management and control. Corrections Branch manages community work service and supports offenders to make positive changes in their behaviour and attitudes.

Role of a Correctional Officer

As a Correctional Officer, you will rotate through various posts and departments. With leadership from department supervisors, you will be responsible for maintaining security, safety, good order, discipline and care of adult inmates by providing orientation, direction, guidance and programming. The focus is on engaging inmates in a pro-social environment that provides maximum opportunity for change in a setting that is productive and supportive and where they are treated in a respectful, fair and equitable manner.

Interested in what our Correctional Officers have to say about the role? View this video!

For more information about BC Corrections, our correctional centres and the application process, please go to our BC Corrections Career Opportunity Page, and/or attend one of our upcoming information sessions.

How to Apply:
To learn more, including how to apply online by January 28, 2018 .

Competition Number: 46820

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.

Closing Date:

January 28, 2018