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Career Fair Event

North Carolina Dept of Public Safety and Prisons
"Challenging Careers for Exceptional Employees"

We cordially invite you to attend this event! Correctional Career Readiness Staff will be available to talk with you about the local facilities and assist you with the online application process.

When: August 17, 2017
Where: CVCC Alexander Center, Room 126, 345 Industrial Blvd, Taylorsville, NC 28681
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Consider a Career in Corrections

NCDPS, Adult Corrections — Prisons is recruiting applicants for Correctional Officer positions in your area! Among many benefits, our staff enjoy Health Care, Retirement Plans, Increased Starting Salaries, Paid Vacation, and Holidays

Prepare for a Career in Corrections

Visit to view information about Correctional Officer positions and hiring criteria. Preparation guide for Correctional Officer Physical Abilities Test (COPAT) and a video of COPAT is available at

Apply for a Career in Corrections

You may apply onsite or online in advance for this event. Go to

Correctional Officer Positions

  • Correctional Officer I - $30,856
  • Correctional Officer II - $31,904
  • Correctional Officer III - $34,190
  • Correctional Officer Trainee II - $30,856
  • Correctional Officer Trainee III - $30,856

For more information call Sharon Cox at (828) 632-8221.


Renee Neal, CVCC Job Placement Representative
(828) 327-7000, ext. 4408
Office: SC 428 (inside the Career Center)




If you have a disability and need accommodations, please contact the Counselor/Students with Disabilities Program at least 72 hours in advance at (828) 327-7000, ext. 4222 or