Joining the Team



If you join our team, we’ll have your back.

The Missouri Department of Corrections offers job security, opportunities for paid overtime, great benefits, and options for growth along multiple career paths at locations throughout the state.

Secure your future.

Apply now



The Hiring Process

1. Search for a job in your area on ApplicantPro.

2. Complete an application in ApplicantPro.

3. Complete an interview.

4. Accept a conditional job offer, pending:

  • Background check
  • Drug test
  • Confirmation of paid state income taxes

5. Receive a firm offer of employment

6. Get ready to start.

New Hires

New to corrections? Don’t worry. We’re here to give you the support you need, from orientation and paperwork to training and mentorship.

Before you start