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SOUTH MISSISSIPPI CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, LEAKESVILLE, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27Greene/21Closing date: 4/21/2018

Interested applicants must report to the facility at 22689 Hwy 63 North, Leakesville, Ms., by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 21, for interview/screening. No admittance after 9:00 a.m.

Applicants must bring: Proof of high school diploma or GED. Social Security Card; valid driver’s license; proof of Selective Service Registration for males 21-25 years of age; name and contact information for 5 character (non-family members) references. 

The screening process can last up to 6 hours and will consist of an interview, drug test, math test, report writing exercise and a physical agility test (Tower Climb and 1-mile Walk/Run within 18 minutes). It is recommended that applicants wear appropriate athletic clothing which will be worn for the physical agility test and interview. Tennis shoes are also recommended.

For additional information contact: MDOC Personnel Services Division at (601)359-5696 or SMCI Personnel at (601)394-5600 Ext. 1217.

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Central Mississippi Correctional Facility, Pearl, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27Rankin/61Closing date: 4/21/2018
Interested applicants must report to the facility at 3794 Hwy 468, Pearl, Ms., by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 21, for interview/screening. No admittance after 9:00 a.m.
 
Applicants must bring: Proof of high school diploma or GED. Social Security Card; valid driver’s license; proof of Selective Service Registration for males 21-25 years of age; name and contact information for 5 character (non-family members) references.
 
The screening process can last up to 6 hours and will consist of an interview, drug test, math test, report writing exercise and a physical agility test (Tower Climb and 1-mile Walk/Run within 18 minutes). It is recommended that applicants wear appropriate athletic clothing which will be worn for the physical agility test and interview. Tennis shoes are also recommended.
 
For additional information contact: MDOC Personnel Services Division at (601)359-5696 or CMCF Personnel at (601)932-2880 Ext. 6701.


Switchboard Operator$9.86 HourlyRankin/61Closing date: 4/24/2018

​JOB SUMMARY:

This is proficiency level work involving skilled operation of a Private Branch Exchange (PBX) switchboard console in a correctional facility. Fundamental duties will be to answer incoming and outgoing telephone calls at the facility switchboard & control room, keep records of all counts including radio counts facility-wide, and the performance of other clerical tasks related to switchboard operation. 
Hours: 11p.m. - 7a.m. 
 
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED) and at least 6 months related work experience.
 
Substitution Statement:
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
How to apply:
Interested applicants should submit their resume’ no later than April 24, 2018 to: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us
Personnel Services Division
633 N. State Street
Jackson, MS 39202
(601) 359-5696
(601) 359-5612 (Fax)
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Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27Sunflower/67Closing date: 4/21/2018

​Interested applicants must report to the facility at Hwy. 49 West, Parchman, Ms., by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 21, for interview/screening. No admittance after 9:00 a.m.

Applicants must bring: Proof of high school diploma or GED. Social Security Card; valid driver’s license; proof of Selective Service Registration for males 21-25 years of age; name and contact information for 5 character (non-family members) references.
 
The screening process can last up to 6 hours and will consist of an interview, drug test, math test, report writing exercise and a physical agility test (Tower Climb and 1-mile Walk/Run within 18 minutes). It is recommended that applicants wear appropriate athletic clothing which will be worn for the physical agility test and interview. Tennis shoes are also recommended.
 
For additional information contact: MDOC Personnel Services Division at (601)359-5696 or MSP Personnel at (662)745-6611 Ext. 2366.


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Region II

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional OfficerRankin/61Closing date: 4/28/2018

This position is located at the Flowood Restitution and CWC.

​Interested applicants should complete an Interfacility Lateral Transfer Request and submit it directly to the Central Office/Community Corrections Personnel Office at 633 North State Street, Jackson, MS. 39202. (601)359-5783. Request forms may be obtained from your local personnel office.

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Central Office, Jackson, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Projects Officer$13.50 HourlyHinds/25Closing date: 4/24/2018

​JOB SUMMARY:

This is professional work in directing project activities in a state agency.  Incumbent will assist with grant compliance and serves as the liaison between the department and funding agency. 

Duties include but not limited to: procurement of grant expenditures and ensuring quotes, requisitions, purchase orders, receiving reports as well as proof of payments are maintained for the proper reimbursement of funds, reconciling grant expenditures to budgets and assisting with the submission of required reporting. 
 
The position will also be responsible for processing and maintaining travel documentation for those staff funded under grants and other duties as needed. 
 
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
 
Education:
A Master’s degree from an accredited four year college or university in a field related to the scientific, technological, or specialized functions of the employing agency; and two (2) years of related work experience, one (1) year of which must include line or functional supervision;
 
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A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university in a field related to the scientific, technological, or specialized functions of the employing agency; and three (3) years of related work experience, one (1) year of which must include line or functional supervision;
 
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Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma); and seven (7) years of related work experience, one (1) year of which must include line or functional supervision.
 
Substitution Statement:
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis, except there shall be no substitution for the one (1) year of line or functional supervision.
 
How to apply:
Interested applicants should submit application no later than 4/24/2018 to: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us.
Personnel Services Division
633 North State Street
Jackson, MS  39202
(601) 359-5696
(601) 359-5612 (Fax)
 

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All online applications are accessible from the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, www.mspb.ms.gov .

For all other inquiries contact:
Mississippi Department of Corrections
Personnel Services
633 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39202

MDOC Job Line - Toll Free Number 1.866.783.9359

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