The Michigan Department of Corrections is reducing armed 27 prisons in a move to save $13.2 million a year.
BALDWIN, Mich. (WZZM)-A Lake County prison facility that's reopening is now looking to fill 25 jobs.
The GEO Group is in its second round of job openings for its newly renovated prison near Baldwin. The company is looking for health care workers, training managers and prison guards.
The North Lake Correctional Facility closed in 2005 because of state budget cuts. But next year, it will begin housing up to 2,580 inmates from California.
GEO Group will fill an estimated 510 positions starting in January. To see the current openings, visit the company's website.