PSD NEWS RELEASE – Recruitment for Adult Corrections Officers open on all islands – Apply now!

Posted on Mar 10, 2023 in Latest Department News, Newsroom

 HONOLULU – The Department of Public Safety is currently looking for qualified applicants, on all islands, interested in becoming an adult corrections officer (ACO). There are immediate female-only vacancies on all islands. The recruitment period closes April 23, 2023.

 Statewide ACO recruitment is open on the Department of Human Resources and Development (DHRD) website. To qualify, applicants must meet all requirements listed in DRHD’s recruitment notice. Applicants must be a high school graduate or have a GED. They must also have one year of responsible work experience which shows that the applicant possesses the ability to relate effectively with people in following the instructions of a supervisor and giving or exchanging information. 

For a full list of requirements and information on how to apply to become an adult corrections officer, please go to the DHRD Jobseeker listings by clicking on the link below. 

Department of Human Resources and Development (DHRD) – Statewide ACO Job Posting:  Adult Corrections Officer Recruit – Shift Work – Correctional Facilities – Statewide

Toni Schwartz
Public Information Officer
Hawaii Department of Public Safety &

Hawaii Department of Law Enforcement
Office: 808-587-1358
Cell: 808-683-5507
[email protected]