Veteran Employment Opportunities
Correctional Officer Positions
Military veterans who wish to apply for a Correctional Officer position are exempt from taking the CO pre-employment test.
Veterans may hand carry the completed application and all required documents to Human Resources Headquarters in Huntsville for an immediate interview.
You may also fax or mail your documents to:
TDCJ – Human Resources Headquarters
Attn: Vashunna Jefferson, Veterans Liaison
2 Financial Plaza, Suite 600
Huntsville, TX 77340
Once your documents are reviewed, you will be contacted to schedule an interview.
Veterans are encouraged to attend a pre-employment screening at any location to schedule an interview.
- Veterans Call Center: 1-800-252-VETS (8387)
- Texas Veterans Portal
- 2-1-1: Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC)
- TexVet: Texas A&M University System Health Science Center
- Texas Veterans App: Download the mobile phone app provided by the HHSC
Page updated: 08/29/2019