Veteran Employment Opportunities
Correctional Officer Positions
Military veterans who wish to apply for a Correctional Officer position are exempt from taking the CO pre-employment test.
Applicants must submit the State of Texas Application for Employment and the applicable supplement for outside applicants (PERS 282) current TDCJ employees (PERS 598). Applications may also be submitted through the Work in Texas website; however, you must bring the applicable supplement to your scheduled interview.
Veterans may schedule an interview by selecting a date from our available test calendar. Report to your selected location and upon arrival, you will be given an interview time. Please bring your completed application and all required documents to your scheduled job interview.
For additional information, please call (936) 437-4098 or 1-877-WORK-4-TX.