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Correctional Sergeant (Former Employee) –  Oregon, WIJune 26, 2019
I worked here for 11 years. Thedainderstaffing issues were what finally drove me away. I was missing too much family time, and the money wasn't worth it anymore. The staff there s great though, all the way from the guards to the deputy warden.
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Long 16 hour shifts
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Prison guard (Former Employee) –  State wideAugust 14, 2019
Spent twenty six years working in different locations around the state. Dangerous job sometimes with the chance being hurt so you had to be save and be aware
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Lots of overtime
Correctional Sergeant (Current Employee) –  Milwaukee, WIAugust 7, 2019
Pros: Lots of overtime
Lots a money
Great benefits


Cons: most days your forces to work 16hrs days
Not seeing your kids everyday
Dont know if you might come home
Short staff
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