Careers that Matter in Adult Correction Adult Correction Careers Now offering sign-on bonuses up to $7,000! (See details below) Apply Now! Explore the map below for opportunities. (Clicking an area takes you to the application portal) Text Version Interactive Map Export Map Data Sign-On Bonus Details Sign-on bonuses of up to $7,000 are now available for the following positions. Bonuses will be paid in monthly installments. Correctional Food Service Officer I Correctional Food Service Officer II Correctional Food Service Officer III Correctional Officer I Correctional Officer II Correctional Officer III Electrician II Electronics Technician I HVAC Mechanic I Maintenance/Construction Technician III Plumber II Probation/Parole Officer For details on sign-on bonuses available for healthcare positions, click here. Please note an employee is not eligible for a sign-on bonus if: The employee has held a position in North Carolina State Government, including the judicial system or the University of North Carolina system, within the last 12 months. Employees shall remain ineligible for 12 months from the separation date. The employee has previously received a sign-on bonus from any state agency. Benefits You'll Appreciate Overtime and longevity pay Medical, vision and dental insurance starting at $25 a month 14 days paid vacation and 12 days paid sick leave with unused rollover Retirement: state pension program, 401K and 457B plans available Additional training for career growth and advancement For position-specific benefits, see links below: Correctional Officer Benefits Probation and Parole Benefits Nursing Benefits Generous Pay Schedule Click Here for Correctional Officer step-pay chart Click Here for Probation Parole Officer step-pay guide How to Apply for CO or PPO Positions Click Here for the Correctional Officer application process Download pdf: "How to Apply to be a Correctional Officer" Click Here for the Probation Parole Officer application process Find a Hiring Event! Come meet with recruiters, facility staff, hiring managers and others to discuss DPS career opportunities. I'm Interested! Fill out a brief form to help our team of recruiters connect you with the perfect position. Have Questions? Contact a Recruiter Nursing Careers Info for Applying We Want You! Transitioning Military Search All Adult Correction Careers Didn't find a career on the map? HERE is how DPS is working to keep employees safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.