SALARY: The entry level salary is $2,277.00 monthly. Equipment and uniforms will be furnished. One meal will be furnished for each shift worked.
CLASS SPECIFICATION (in pdf format)
A test is not given for this position. Once interviewed and if accepted for the correctional officer position, you will receive training at the Tennessee Correction Academy.
Interested applicants should contact the facility of their choice. Applications for Davidson County facilities can be sent by email or mailed to:
Tennessee Department of Correction
ATTN: TDOC Recruiter
3rd Floor, Rachel Jackson Building
320 6th Avenue North
Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0465
PRISON CONTACT NUMBERS
Bledsoe County Correctional Complex - (423) 881-6125
Lois M. DeBerry Special Needs Facility - (615) 350-3793
Mark H. Luttrell Correctional Complex - (901) 531-1807
Morgan County Correctional Complex - (423) 346-1301
Northeast Correctional Complex - (423) 727-7387
Northwest Correctional Complex - (731) 253-5121
Riverbend Maximum Security Institution - (615) 350-1108
Tennessee Prison for Women - (615) 741-4747
Turney Center Industrial Complex - (931) 729-5161, extension 2070, 2050, 2041 or 2040
Turney Center Industrial Complex (Annex) - (931) 676-3345, extension 1130
West Tennessee State Penitentiary - (731) 738-5044, extension 2225
Print a copy of the application (pdf format). A supplemental questionnaire has been included with the application and will also need to be completed.