Career Opportunities

The Missouri Department of Corrections is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals to become Correctional Professionals. Correctional officers learn self-confidence and leadership skills while enhancing public safety.

Interested in starting at more than $29,000/year?
Correctional Officers start at $14.07/hour,
$14.37 after seven weeks of training,
and $14.90 after probation.
(includes 30 cent shift differential)
Health and life insurance
Long Term Disability Insurance
Uniform and meals provided.
College credit for training and
excellent retirement benefits.
12 paid holidays per year
10 hours of paid annual leave per month
10 hours of paid sick leave per month
Retiree Medical Insurance Contribution
Social Security Taxes/Medical Taxes
Correctional officers learn
self-confidence and leadership
skills while enhancing public safety.
Available Job Areas:
Custody, Maintenance, Administrative
Staff, Parole Officers, Classification,
Medical Providers, Teachers, Food
Service and Mental Health Services
For more information about available
jobs and to contact our facility directly.
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About the Facility

Boonville Correctional Center Education Staff

Boonville Correctional Center is dedicated to provide the utmost safety and security for our offenders, staff and the public. Our staff are also committed to the Missouri Reentry Process, preparing our offenders for their ultimate release into the community.

BCC is a minimum, Custody Level 1, state prison located in Cooper County, Boonville, MO with a maximum capacity of 1346 male offenders. Currently our population ranges in age from 18-80 with an average age of 36.

Our Vision

A Safer Missouri and the Standard of Excellence in Corrections
We desire to be the standard of excellence in the field of corrections.
Through innovation and collaboration, we want to embrace changes that better serve
Missouri communities impacted by criminal behavior and achieve a safer State

Our Mission

The Missouri Department of Corrections supervises and provides rehabilitative services to adult offenders
in correctional institutions and Missouri communities to enhance public safety.