FCI Herlong hosts hiring events begin tomorrow

The Federal Correctional Institution, Herlong will sponsor a hiring event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pacific time on the first Saturday of every month from Nov. 5, 2022, through Sept. 2, 2023.

Interested applicants should attend the hiring event at the Staff Training Center, located at 741-925 Herlong Access Road, A-25, in Herlong.

FCI Herlong is seeking to hire more than 30 correctional officers. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, FCI Herlong hopes to make a great impact on our community by offering an opportunity for individuals to have a rewarding career as a correctional professional.

The opportunity to apply is open continuously for some positions. The salary range for correctional officers is $44,545 to $67,712, which does not include shift differential, overtime and holidays. Additionally, there is a 17 percent recruitment bonus available as well as a 25 percent retention incentive available, if approved, after one year on the job.

A career at FCI Herlong offers job security and a multitude of benefits including law enforcement retirement in 20-25 years, a retirement plan that provides benefits from three different sources: a Basic Benefit Plan (immediate annuity), Social Security (supplement) and the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) similar to a 401k in which the agency matches the first 5 percent applied each pay period.

To apply for a correctional officer and other vacancies, go to usajobs.gov. To learn of the many opportunities we have available, visit our public website at bop.gov. For specific job questions and hiring information, call or email the Human Resource Department at (530) 827-8000 ext. 4117 or email us at HER-HumanResources-S@bop.gov.