Marquette, MI – (01/14/20) – The Michigan Department of Corrections is seeking people in the Upper Peninsula and the rest of the state who are interested in careers in corrections, and they are hosting a special Open House event at Marquette Branch Prison this weekend to share information about career options.
Pamela Basal, who is a Hearings Investigator at the Marquette Branch Prison, joined Mark & Walt in the Morning today to talk about the open house at the facility this Saturday, January 18th from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm.
Basal talked about what jobs the state is looking to fill as well as the pay and benefits. She also shared some of the requirements of becoming a Corrections Officer, the type of people they are looking for and the required training for the position.
Basal also said that if you can’t make it to the open house, you can learn more about a career in corrections at michigan.gov/MDOCjobs, or call (517) 265-3900.