If you're looking to start a new career in 2019, this opportunity with the Michigan Department of Corrections could be the perfect fit for you.

According to ABC12, the Michigan Department of Corrections is hiring up to 700 corrections officers across the state. It's an entry-level position with new officers overseeing the custody, security, and treatment of prisoners.

Upon hire, employees are required to successfully complete the DOC Officer Recruit Training program designed to provide knowledge and skills required to function as a corrections officer. The training program consists of 8 weeks of academy training and two months of on-the-job training.

These positions are at various locations throughout the state. To see what facilities are hiring and for complete details on the positions, click here.

Source: Michigan Civil Service Commission