Questions and Answers about The GEO Group, Inc.

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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?

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It varles. Sometimes 6 months or more.

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Do you have to have a good credit history to work at geo?

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About 1 to 3 weeks, interview with manager and wait for decision

Answered - Recreation Assistant (Former Employee) - Florence, AZ

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Long time. The HR DEPARTMENT is slow.

Answered - Security clerk (Former Employee) - Milton, FL

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I recall they had me on board within two or three weeks as they
had to move me from Massachusetts to South Florida.

Answered - Corporate Fleet Manager (Former Employee) - Boca Raton, FL

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It takes about a month. You apply online. They call you for an interview. Then you take a drug test. After the drug test you must fill out a back ground packet for Bureau of Prison approval.

Answered - Correctional officer (Former Employee) - Folkston Georgia

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Currently they are so understaffed they will almost hire anyone on the spot. They are currently in violation of their contract with the state.

Answered - Unit Manager (Former Employee) - New Castle, IN

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2-3 weeks give or take on how long they get you for an interview

Answered - Supervisor (Former Employee) - Pearsall, TX

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All new hires must complete training for 30 days in a classroom setting before hiring into the company. The training is critical to how you communicate inside the facility and knowing what to do in all different situations that come up.

Answered - Correctional Officer (Current Employee) - Baldwin, MI

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