More Than 150 New Jobs Open Up In Rusk

In Rusk, the Hodges Unit of Skyview is looking to fill over 150 new positions for correctional officers. The Hodges unit is a psychiatric unit.

If you're interested in applying for a position as a correctional officer job, there are a few requirements: You must be 18 years old, have a high school diploma or a GED, and you cannot have any felony, drug or domestic violation convictions.

To apply, call this jobline at 1-877-967-5489.

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice estimates the new hires will bring more than $3 million dollars worth of salaries.