WEWAHITCHKA - The Florida Department of Corrections will host a one-day hiring event for Gulf Correctional Institution at CareerSource Gulf Coast. Gulf CI is one of several institutions offering a $1,000 signing bonus to new hires.

The event will be held 9 a.m. CT Friday at CareerSource Gulf Coast, located at 625 U.S. 231 in Panama City.

The Florida Department of Corrections is seeking qualified individuals to join our agency. If possible, please bring the following: driver’s license, legible copy of birth certificate, social security card, high school diploma, GED or college transcripts and any name change documents (if applicable), such as a marriage certificate. Veterans and current reservists/Guardsmen should bring a copy of their DD-214 or military ID, respectively. If you would like to take the Criminal Justice Abilities Test (required for employment), please bring a money order in the amount of $12 made payable to the Florida Department of Corrections.

For more information call 639-1483.