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ATTENTION ALL POTENTIAL JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL OFFICER (JCO 1) CANDIDATES:
All applicants for a JCO 1 position will be required to take the P.O.S.T. approved entrance exam prior to submitting an application for employment. Approved P.O.S.T exams are Accuplacer, Asset, Compass, SAT, ACT or CRE (O.C.G.A ยง 35-8-8). Applicants for JCO 1 positions will only be considered with accompanying passing test scores. If an applicant for a JCO 1 position has a 4-year degree from an accredited college or university OR a current P.O.S.T. certification they are EXEMPT from having to take the entrance exam and do NOT have to provide any test scores. However, the applicant must provide a copy of the degree or P.O.S.T. profile with their completed application. For more on this requirement, click here.
 
Effective July 1, 2014 acceptable test scores will be:
SAT: 430 Verbal 400 Math    
ACT: 18 Verbal 16 Math    
CPE: 75 Reading 75 Math 75 English  
Compass: 70 Reading 32 Writing 26 Numerical*  
Asset: 38 Reading 35 Writing 35 Numerical*  
Accuplacer: 55 Reading 60 Writing 34 Numerical*  
*Score used for evaluation purposes only and does not determine if candidate has successfully passed the exam.
 
NEW SALARIES FOR JUVENILE CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS:
JCO1: $27,936
JCO2: $31,040 (after one year of service as a JCO 1)
JCO2 (SGT): $35,479
Lieutenant: $37,558
Captain: $40,570
 
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TitleLocationSalary RangeOpen DateClose Date
ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGER ATLANTA (DEKALB COUNTY) $40,982.94 -
$58,547.06
09/22/16 09/29/16
ADMINISTRATIVE OPERATIONS COORDINATOR 1 DECATUR (DEKALB COUNTY) $22,519.63 -
$32,170.90
09/22/16 09/30/16
ADMINISTRATIVE OPERATIONS COORDINATOR 2 SANDERSVILLE (WASHINGTON COUNTY) $27,248.75 -
$38,926.79
09/22/16 OPEN
ADMINISTRATIVE OPERATIONS MANAGER EASTMAN (DODGE COUNTY) $32,970.99 -
$47,101.41
09/21/16 09/27/16
CLERICAL WORKER (PART-TIME) ATLANTA (DEKALB COUNTY) $12.00 PER HOUR -
N/A
09/23/16 09/30/16
CLERICAL WORKER (PART-TIME) SANDERSVILLE (WASHINGTON COUNTY) $10.00 PER HOUR -
N/A
09/14/16 OPEN
CLERK 2 CONYERS (ROCKDALE COUNTY) $18,611.26 -
$26,587.52
09/23/16 09/29/16
CLERK 2 CORDELE (CRISP COUNTY) $18,611.26 -
$26,587.52
09/22/16 09/28/16
CLERK 2 MACON (BIBB COUNTY) $18,611.26 -
$26,587.52
09/26/16 09/30/16
CLERK 2 (MEDICAL) ATLANTA (DEKALB COUNTY) $18,611.26 -
$26,587.52
09/21/16 09/28/16
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 EASTMAN (DODGE COUNTY) $16,640.00 -
$20,345.52
09/07/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 MACON (BIBB COUNTY) $16,640.00 -
$20,345.52
09/16/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 CLAYTON (CLAYTON COUNTY) $15,080.00 -
$20,345.52
08/02/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 MARIETTA (COBB COUNTY) $15,080.00 -
$20,345.52
09/02/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 AUGUSTA (RICHMOND COUNTY) $15,080.00 -
$20,345.52
06/15/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 SAVANNAH (CHATHAM COUNTY) $15,080.00 -
$20,345.52
06/29/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE EMPLOYEE 1 GAINESVILLE (HALL COUNTY) $15,080.00 -
$20,345.52
07/05/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE WORKER CLAXTON (EVANS COUNTY) $7.50 Per/Hour -
N/A
03/15/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE WORKER (PART-TIME) CORDELE (CRISP COUNTY) $10.00 PER HOUR -
N/A
07/13/16 OPEN
FOOD SERVICE WORKER (PART-TIME) SAVANNAH (CHATHAM COUNTY) $7.50 PER HOUR -
N/A
05/09/16 OPEN
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