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Department of Corrections Job Postings


NURSES: With more than 8,000 employees throughout the state, we recognize that staff are our greatest asset and provide a wide range of rewarding opportunities for career development, along with flexibility, and work-life balance! Washington State Department of Corrections has multiple opportunities available qualified Nurses throughout the state to provide healthcare to incarcerated adults. For more information or to APPLY, visit| keyword: NURSE

CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS: Washington State Department of Corrections is well-renown and globally recognized for its evidenced-based programs and innovative approach to the field of corrections. We are currently accepting applications for multiple Correctional Officer positions throughout the state! In addition to maintaining safety and security for the institution, we are looking for motivated and talented leaders to serve as pro-social role models to the incarcerated individuals and demonstrate upstanding behavior that will prepare them for successful reentry into the community. For more information or to APPLY, visit| keyword: CO1


CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY SPECIALISTS: We are seeking highly motivated and qualified individuals to fill multiple Chemical Dependency Specialist positions throughout the state, as part of the Substance Abuse Recovery unit. Chemical Dependency Specialists (Program Specialist 3) have a unique opportunity to build recovery networks in multiple communities for individuals in need of initial and ongoing treatment.  In this role, you will be on the cutting edge of reentry efforts, employing creativity to design and implement new strategies, and providing services across the continuum of care for individuals battling opioid use disorders.

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CORRECTIONAL CAPTAIN: We are currently seeking a highly motivated and qualified individual to take on the dynamic role of Correctional Captain at Stafford Creek Corrections Center in Aberdeen. The Correctional Captain serves in an administrative capacity within an adult corrections facility. They are a member of the leadership team and supervise custody staff, to include Correctional Sergeants and Lieutenants. The Captain performs a varied range of administrative duties, provides training and mentorship to ensure positive growth and development for staff, and supports the agency’s mission to ‘improve public safety’ through implementation of policy-driven procedures and strategic plans. For more information or to APPLY, visit| keyword: CAPTAIN

IT SPECIALIST 5 - DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR: As a member of the Enterprise Database Services Unit, you will support the Department's mission by providing professional level consultative services to IT personnel in database management and utilization.  You will be responsible for major applications and/or database projects that impact agency mission critical applications as Offender Management Network Information (OMNI), Offender Base Tracking System (OBTS) and Trust Accounting System (TAS). You will serve as a senior expert in enterprise databases and perform administration for enterprise level databases within the Department. Open continuous