TDCJ Hiring Seminar In Dalhart

By Karl Wehmhoener |

Published 04/07 2014 03:04PM

Updated 04/09 2014 10:40PM

DALHART -- Texas Department of Criminal Justice are presenting a hiring seminar Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Dalhart Unit located at 11950 FM 998.

There are a number of staff openings for both full and part-time Correctional Officers at the Dalhart Unit, as well as other units statewide.

A recruiter will be on hand to explain the current pay plan, outline the employee benefits and retirement program, explain the duties and requirements of a Correctional Officer and answer questions. 

A $4,000 recruiting bonus is available for new Correctional Officers who agree to work at one of 15 units across the state.  

For more information about employment with the TDCJ, visit our web site at and use the link marked Employment. 

Beginning Correctional Officer pay starts at $2,435.00 per month and progresses at intervals to $3,240.70 after 91 months of service within C.O. classification. 

Candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.

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