Jobs and Careers

On this page are jobs that have been submitted to us from contacts outside of the college.  The School of Justice Studies does not endorse or recommend any job or employer.  These jobs are provided as our ongoing effort provide our students and alumni with the tools they need to be successful with the knowledge they earned while attending our school.

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Employment Resources

Createacareer.org
90 Criminal Justice Jobs

CorrectionalOfficer.org
Correctional Officer Career Education Resource

DiscoverCorrections.com
Discover Corrections is a job search engine specific to the field of corrections.

EKU Career Services
http://career.eku.edu

 


Internships

Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center

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Full Time Positions

This page last updated 2/7/17


DeKalb County Police Department-Police Officer

The DeKalb County Police Department, Tucker, Georgia tentatively has (4) Police Academies scheduled for March, May, August, and December 2017. There are available Physical Agility Testing dates once you apply online at www.dekalbcountyga.gov . For any additional information, please contact Detective J.M. Clauss #1661 or the DeKalb County Police Background & Recruiting Unit 770-724-7445.

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Fort Thomas Police Department-Police Officer

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Lexington Police Department

Important Dates

LPD Hiring Process Preparation Course - Applicants are strongly encouraged to attend an optional hiring process preparation course, which will explain all of the steps outlined below. The course is held at the Police Training Academy located at 500 Newtown Pike.
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Written Tests - We recommend applicants arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the exam. All written exam locations unless specified are at the Lexington Police Training Academy, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, 500 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY 40504
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Monday, April, 10, 2017

PT Tests – Applicants are scheduled by the staff upon successful completion of the written exam.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Tuesday, April, 11, 2017

Oral Boards – Applicants are scheduled by the staff upon successful completion of the PT Test.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Thursday, March 23, 2017
Wednesday- Friday, April, 12-14, 2017
 

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CVG Airport-Police Officer

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Ocean City Police Dept

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Louisville Urban League

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Hamilton, OH Police Dept-Civil Service Exam for Police Officer

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Florence Police Dept-Police Officer

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Hopkins County Sheriff's Office-Deputy Sheriff

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Lexington PD-Traffic Safety Officer

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Kentucky Kingdom-Public Safety Supervisor

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Lexington-Correction Career Opportunity

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DeKalb County-Police Officer

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City of Blue Ash, OH-Police Patrol Officer

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City of Middletown-Corrections Officer

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Myrtle Beach Police Department-Police Officer

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KSP Accepting Trooper Cadet Applications

Contact: Sergeant Brad Arterburn 
Ph: (502) 782-1844

The Kentucky State Police is now taking applications for its 94th Academy. Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/career.html

Information available on the website includes an outline of the application process, a list of minimum requirements and disqualifications, a downloadable application form with a list of supporting documents required, a downloadable study guide for the written test, physical standards requirements and a list of testing dates, times and locations.

KSP will be offering the written test regionally through December 30th, 2015 at the below listed locations. All application materials must be completed and returned to the KSP Recruitment Branch at 919 Versailles Road, Frankfort, KY 40601 no later than December 21st, 2015 by the close of business.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 6:00 p.m. EST– Barbourville, KY 
Union College 
310 College Street 
Barbourville, Kentucky 
Application Deadline: Monday, October 26th, 2015

Thursday, November 19th, 2015 1:00 p.m. EST– Frankfort, KY 
Kentucky State Police Headquarters 
919 Versailles Road 
Frankfort, KY 40601 
Application Deadline: Monday, November 16th, 2015

Monday, December 28th, 2015 9:00 a.m. EST– Richmond, KY 
Eastern Kentucky University 
Funderburk Building 
Richmond, KY 40475 
Application Deadline: Monday, December 21st, 2015

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 9:00 a.m. EST– Richmond, KY 
Eastern Kentucky University 
Funderburk Building 
Richmond, KY 40475 
Application Deadline: Monday, December 21st, 2015

Wednesday, December 30th, 2015 9:00 a.m. EST– Richmond, KY 
Eastern Kentucky University 
Funderburk Building 
Richmond, KY 40475 
Application Deadline: Monday, December 21st, 2015

If more information is needed after visiting the website, applicants can call toll-free to (866) 360-3165 during office hours from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or leave a message any other time.


Lexington Police Department is Now Hiring for the Spring 2016 Academy Class

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Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Division of Community Corrections is now taking applications for "officer" level positions.

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