Information about correctional jobs in a jail setting is available from:
The American Jail Association
2053 Day Rd.
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Information on entrance requirements, training, and career opportunities for correctional officers at the Federal level may be obtained by calling the Federal Bureau of Prisons at (800) 347-7744 or visiting:
Information on obtaining a position as a correctional officer with the Federal Government is available from the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) through a telephone-based system. Consult your telephone directory under U.S. Government for a local number or call (912) 757-3000; Federal Relay Service: (800) 877-8339 The first number is not tollfree and charges may result. Information also is available from the OPM Internet site:
The data sources for the information displayed here include: Virginia Career VIEW Research.