Need a job? The Illinois Department of Corrections has plans to hire a combination of 100 mental health and security workers at the Dixon Correctional Center for its expanded mental health unit.

According to WREX TV, The Illinois Department of Corrections has plans to hire a combination of 100 mental health and security workers at the Dixon Correctional Center for its expanded mental health unit.

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That's according to Stacey Solano of the corrections department. She says the goal is to have workers in place by the spring.

Wexford Health Inc. is the contractor for mental health workers for the sate. Potential security workers will go through testing.

Keep listening and watching for details on when the call for applications will begin.