Florida Dept. of Corrections to host hiring event at Apalachee Correctional Institution

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Posted at 9:27 AM, Dec 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-07 05:46:11-05

SNEADS, Fla. (WTXL) - The Florida Department of Corrections will host a recruitment event at the Apalachee Correctional Institution.

Apalachee CI is one of several facilities offering a $1,000 signing bonus to new hires.

The department says people seeking jobs should bring these items: driver’s license, legible copy of birth certificate, social security card, high school diploma, GED or college transcripts, and any name change documents (if applicable), such as a marriage certificate.

Veterans and reservists/Guardsmen should bring a copy of their DD-214 or military ID, respectively.

To take the Criminal Justice Abilities Test (required for employment), you should bring a $12 money order payable to the Florida Department of Corrections.

The event will be Friday, Dec. 8, at 9:00 a.m. Officials say people seeking to be hired should arrive no later than 8:30 a.m.

The Apalachee Correctional Institution – Training Building is at 1796 Gulf Power Road in Sneads.

For employment information, contact Recruitment Officer Brittany Baggett at (850) 593-9506 or email

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