FCI Herlong hosts Nov. 4 hiring event

The Federal Correctional Institution Herlong in Herlong, California seeks more than 30 correctional officers.

FCI Herlong will sponsor a hiring event on the first Saturday of every month from from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov, 4, 2023, through May 4, 2024, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Staff Training Center located at 741-925 Herlong Access Road, A-25; 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 $57,808 to $70,679, which does not include shift differential, overtime, and holidays. If eligible, there is a 25 percent recruitment bonus, as well as a 25 percent retention bonus after one year of service.

FCI Herlong is one of the few Bureau of Prisons Institutions providing an Accelerated Promotion Program to fast track your Corrections Career.

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. FCI Herlong currently has Direct Hire Authority.

To apply for a correctional officer vacancy, send your resume to HER-Recruiter-S@bop.gov.

To learn of the many other opportunities we have available, visit www.usajobs.gov or our public website at www.bop.gov.

For specific job questions and hiring information, call or email the Human Resource Department at (530) 827-8000 ext. 4115 or 4118 or email us at HER-HumanResources-S@bop.gov.