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by Bitterman
Thu Jun 21, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

'Strange how you can be "hired" for a job with no guarantee of hours... Oh... and you get to pay to get trained for said job.... That has no guarantee you'll work enough to earn a descent living. I feel bad for all the young people I see coming in thinking they've landed a "career&quo...
by Bitterman
Wed Jun 13, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

I thought I read somewheres in the collective agreement if the CO is unable to do a CO work they go down to the security officer pay on the OPS ? Yes, you "could" be reclassified, but... I've NEVER seen it happen where the CO didn't want to be reclassified. In cases where reclassification...
by Bitterman
Wed Jun 13, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

They have accommodation policy now ? lol. Yes, yes they do... It's a wonderful thing. 'Best parts are you still get to call yourself a Correctional Officer and get paid the same as the other correctional officers, but you don't actually have to do correctional officer stuff..! Did the sgt get their...
by Bitterman
Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

We are not cursed. I believe the union we hold are responsible putting corrections in crisis The stuff that the union lets employer get away with would never stand for with any other union. Look at the police union. Their union sticks up for their officers and comes out openly when shit hits the fa...
by Bitterman
Wed Jun 13, 2018 3:33 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

We have so many new well paid clinical, program, and mental health staff that they kicked a deputy out of his office, the A + D managers out of their office, and the Chaplains out of the chapel just to make cubicle space for them all. LOL 'Same here... 'Looks like millions of dollars in resources b...
by Bitterman
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: The Rant
Topic: A renewed call for a firearms registry
Replies: 25
Views: 31247

Re: A renewed call for a firearms registry

'Sounds cleché but gun control has NEVER been about safety... It's about control.

Control and getting the votes of those who are dumb enough to believe the govt can/will protect them.
by Bitterman
Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

[i]Luxuries at jail upset corrections minister CBC News · Posted: Jun 12, 2001 9:49 AM ET | Last Updated: June 12, 2001 Corrections Minister Rob Sampson is upset about some purchases made for a new women's jail in Milton. Purchase requisitions show thousands of dollars being spent on volleyball and...
by Bitterman
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Fonthill wrote:Twitter quotes from other officers
3 substantial packages found at Vanier today! All of which presumably are fentanyl!



They had one inmate die a short while ago from a fentanyl OD... 'Never read about it in the news though.
by Bitterman
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Regardless of all the politics of this job, I am looking forward to start training tomorrow, lets hope Doug Ford turns this Corrections around and makes it a good job again. Thats all we can do is hope for better once the Liberals loose this election. Well... 'Last time the PC's were in we got noth...
by Bitterman
Tue May 29, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

These new candidates have no clue how messed up the ministry is in at the moment lol I’m glad they are coming in. They can have the shit post while I’ll sit back ! Yeah right... Until they figure out how to exploit the accommodation policy and then YOU'll be in the shit while they chill with no inm...
by Bitterman
Mon May 28, 2018 9:45 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

These new candidates have no clue how messed up the ministry is in at the moment lol I’m glad they are coming in. They can have the shit post while I’ll sit back ! Yeah right... Until they figure out how to exploit the accommodation policy and then YOU'll be in the shit while they chill with no inm...
by Bitterman
Sun May 27, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Seriously? 100% "Multiple-Guess" questions? In MB correction, all the test questions in 10 weeks central training are short/long answer questions or even essays, I assume the pass rate in ON should be higher than MB correction, which is a good news to new members Most of the new hires I'v...
by Bitterman
Wed May 16, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

I hope we get more than 1.5% lmao. Hopefully this Kaplan guy is solid. Lots of "hopes" in those sentences... Don't get your hopes up... Well get "just enough" to make us not unhappy. Giving up our right to strike was the biggest mistake. It was the only leverage we had. The empl...
by Bitterman
Mon May 07, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

. Call the I/C and explain you are leaving or ask permission to leave. Document yes or no answer If you genuinely feel the need to leave for medical attention... You don't fuckin' "ask permission". You ''tell" them you're leaving. No manager in their right mind will tell you you can'...
by Bitterman
Thu May 03, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Law Enforcement Applicants (FAQ)
Topic: Ontario Correctional Services
Replies: 6351
Views: 642605

Re: Ontario Correctional Services

Yes there are issues with the ministry and job. But if your so unhappy and all you do is complain on the forum, have you tried applying to policing or something else? Just a thought Some if us are too invested... and oddly some of us even hang on to the hope that things will improve rather than con...