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.
Court Referral Officer (07940)
Macon County is seeking to fill the position of court referral officer. This is a full-time position making $32,500 annually. Applicants must possess a valid Alabama driver's license and have graduated from an accredited four year college with major coursework in counseling, criminal justice, or a related field with two years experience in substance abuse or counseling. Applications may be obtained here.
Deadline: September 4, 2015
ALEA Trooper, Trainee - 60670
The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency is seeking to fill a permanent full-time position. Applicants must be 21 years or older, possess a high school diploma or GED, be a U.S. citizen, possess a valid driver's license, meet the requirements of the Peace Officer Standards and Training Commission Physical Ability/Agility Test, and complete a background investigation. The tentative test date is set for October 24th. Note: Applicants are subject to assignment anywhere within the state. Applications may be found here.
Deadline: September 9, 2015Updated: 08-27-15