Any candidate not currently employed in the New Brunswick Public Service will need to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19, or a valid medical certificate exempting them from the vaccine.
Department of Justice and Public Safety
Correctional Officer I-II (CO 1-II)
Provincial Candidate inventory
Who we are
The work we do has a positive impact on our communities and helps improve the everyday lives of New Brunswickers. Together, we are over 45,000 New Brunswickers who are passionate problem-solvers, who make a difference and are proud to call New Brunswick home.
The Department of Justice and Public Safety is seeking individuals to fill existing and future permanent and permanent part-time Correctional Officer vacancies in New Brunswick Provincial Correctional Centers, located in Miramichi, Saint John, Shediac, St-Hilaire, Fredericton and Dalhousie.
What you will do
As a Peace Officer and member of the Correction Officers team, the successful candidates will be responsible for the custody and supervision of offenders, enforcing provincial and institutional policies and procedures, preparing incident reports and participating in the development and delivery of offender programs and case management.
The use of a computerized system is an integral part of the daily activities.
In order to be considered for these existing and future vacancies, candidates must apply to this competition.
Who you are
You possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to problem-solve creatively and to think on your feet.
You have a respect for safety, you treat people in a polite and professional manner being courteous and always showing kindness.
You are concerned for the wellbeing of New Brunswickers.
Your attitude, skills and interests are just as important as your area of study. We are looking for diverse backgrounds that bring a combination of the following :
Behavioural competencies : The successful candidate will possess the following behavioural competencies :
Need to have
Certificates of successful completion with regard to these requirements must accompany your resume.
An equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered.
Some positions require written and spoken competence in French and English. Others will require written and spoken competence in English only.
Please state your language capability.
Candidates must demonstrate on their applications how they have acquired the education and experience for this position. Your résumé should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment
OPERATIONAL REQUIREMENTS : The following operational requirement(s) is also required :
PLEASE NOTE As of Sept 7, 2021, any candidate not currently employed in the New Brunswick Public Service will need to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 (or a valid medical certificate exempting them from the vaccine) in order to receive a job offer.
Subject to the response to this competition, candidates may be required to demonstrate on their application one or more of the asset qualifications in addition to the essential qualifications in order to be given further consideration.
from $24.53 to $30.08 per hour
What can GNB offer you?
Providing a safe workplace for all. Your health & safety are important to us. GNB has implemented preventative measures across the organization to ensure your health & Safety.
How to apply