Parole Officer Employment Opportunities
The Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles' Institutional Parole Officers interview offenders prior to release and prepare offender Parole Case Summaries for review by the board of Pardons and Parole. Offenders released to complete their sentences in Texas communities are then supervised by Parole Division District Parole Officers.
Applicants can create an account, complete the information needed on the State of Texas Employment Application and the TDCJ Supplement form, and upload documents, such as education documents, driver license and social security information.
Institutional Parole Officer Positions
Vacancies for entry level Institutional Parole Officer positions under the Board of Pardons and Paroles are posted. To view current vacancies, select the TDCJ Job Search link from the left navigational menu. To apply for a posted position, applicants must submit the State of Texas Application for Employment, TDCJ Employment Application Supplement and required documents. Application forms may be obtained by selecting Download Application.
View additional information about Institutional Parole Officers.
District Parole Officer Positions
To apply for a District Parole Officer position, applicants must submit the State of Texas Application for Employment, TDCJ Employment Application Supplement, Parole Officer Statement of Availability and required documents to the following address:
Parole Central Human Resources Office
8610 Shoal Creek Blvd.
Austin, TX 78757
Phone: (512) 406-5242
Fax: (512) 406-5260
View Parole Officer Salary schedule.
Page updated: 08/18/2020