Career Opportunities

What do you want to do?



Correctional Officers have many opportunities for career diversity and advancement

The Maine Department of Corrections is MORE than just security.  While Correctional Officers and Juvenile Program Workers make up the bulk of our workforce, we also have a wide variety of other career choices:

  • Administrative Support Staff
  • Accounting Staff
  • Teachers
  • Vocational Trades Instructors
  • Mental Health Workers
  • Health Care Professionals
  • Building/Grounds/Equipment Maintenance Staff
  • Plant Maintenance Engineers
  • Adult Probation Officers
  • Juvenile Community Corrections Officers
  • Community Reintegration Specialists
  • Victim/Witness Advocates
  • Food Service Managers
  • Cooks
  • Intelligence/Fugitive Recovery Coordinator
  • Training Coordinators/Staff Development Specialists

Click here for medical, mental health and substance abuse opportunities

    Direct Hire Career Opportunities


    For More Information – For more information about the hiring process or about employment opportunities, please contact Clint Peebles at or (207)287-5665.  Or you may contact the following personnel at specific facilities.

    • Mountain View Correctional Facility / Downeast Correctional FacilityWanda Saucier , call: 207-285-0873, text: 207-816-0008
    • Long Creek Youth Development CenterSusan Finnell, 207-822-2604
    • Maine Correctional Center / Southern Maine Reentry CenterMichelle Senence, 207-893-7050
    • Maine State Prison / Bolduc Correctional Facility, Jim Hancox, 207-530-1540
    • Adult Community Corrections / Juvenile Community Corrections, Clint Peebles, 207-287-5665

    Hiring applications:

    Maine Department of Corrections, Come for the Job….Stay for the Challenge!

    The Maine Department of Corrections is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.