Correctional Officer Careers
Correctional Officers are responsible for the supervision, care, custody, control and physical restraint, when necessary, of inmates in a Correctional Institution or facility. Correctional Officers are assigned to any one of several security posts on any of the established shifts.
Career opportunities within this specialty are:
- Correctional Officer
- Correctional Officer Sergeant
- Correctional Officer Lieutenant
- Correctional Officer Captain
- Correctional Officer Major
- Correctional Officer Colonel
- Assistant Warden
Positions within this career path are eligible for criminal justice incentive pay and uniform allowance as well as other State of Florida benefits.
In this section you will find information on: