There are numerous resources on the Internet for employment opportunities in the field of criminal justice. A few links to these resources are provided below. Please be aware that these links will open new pages outside of the JSU domain. Neither the Department of Criminal Justice nor JSU controls or specifically endorses any information found on these sites.
In addition, from time to time the Department of Criminal Justice receives announcements of job openings related to the criminal justice field. These are listed under the Internet related sites. Due to time and space constraints, only basic information about these jobs will be presented. Please contact the hiring agency for further information. Once again, neither the Criminal Justice Department nor JSU specifically endorses any of the agencies listed.
This webpage is provided for informational purposes only.
Chronicle of Higher Education
(job search engine)
(a general information site with employment links)
The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office of Alabama continually has openings for part-time correctional officers. This is a great opportunity for students seeking experience in their chosen field while working part time. Applications are available at the County Jail as well as online. Other full-time and part-time employment information can also be viewed on the website.
The city of Decatur Police Department is seeking applications for the position of Police Officer. Please, call 256.341.4890 to obtain an application. The police department is located at 402 Lee Street NE Decatur.
Applications Due By: November 24, 2014
The city of Gadsden is seeking applicants for the position of police officer. Requirements include having a high school diploma or GED and be between the ages of 21 and 45. Salary starts at $13.39 per hour with all uniforms and gear provided to new hires. Applicants need to send applications to the Personnel Department on the 2nd floor of City Hall in Gadsden and provide a $1.50 civil service fee paid to the Revenue Department on the 1st floor of City Hall. A study guide will be given along with a test date after the application has been received. If applicants have any questions, please contact the City of Gadsden Personnel Office at 256-549-4550.