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)
Calhoun County, Alabama
The Calhoun County Sheriff's Office 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 State of Alabama Personnel Department is now taking appliations for the position of ABC Facilities Police Officer. This is a permanent full-time position with the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. Positions are located in Montgomery. This is responsible law enforcement work relating to the security and protection of ABC board buildings, properties, and persons. Minimum requirements include a high school diploma or GED certificate in addition to the posession of a valid Alabama driver's license. For more information, or to apply for this position, please visit www.personnel.alabama.gov. A copy of this posting will also be available in the main Criminal Justice office, Room 126 in Brewer Hall.
Jordan Land is looking for instructors with online and field experience in the fields of criminal justice, investigations, forensics and homeland security. Applicants can email their resumes and unofficial transcript, and must live within 200 miles of Colorado Springs, Tampa, New York, Texas, Santa Ana, CA, Chicago or Atlanta. Applicants should send their information to Jland@cci.edu.
The city of LaGrange, GA. is currently looking for qualified candidates for police officer. The LaGrange Police Department is a community-oriented department committed to serving their citizens. All interested applicants can go to http://www.lagrangega.org for a copy of the job application, as well as the standards required for qualification. Desired requirements include two years of accredited college or university preferred with P.O.S.T. Certification, or four years of accredited college or university with no certification. A copy of the position requirements can be found in the main office, room 126, in Brewer Hall._______________________________________________________________________________________________________