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SOUTH MISSISSIPPI CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, LEAKESVILLE, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27 monthlyGreene/21Closing dates: 8/4/2018

​Interested applicants must report to the facility at 22689 Hwy. 63 North, Leakesville, Ms., by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 4, 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$2,075.27 monthlyRankin/61Closing dates: 8/4/2018
Interested applicants must report to the facility at 3794 Hwy 468, Pearl, Ms., by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 4, 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.


Division Director II$45,154.91 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 7/23/2018

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-Year College or university;
AND
Experience:
Six (6) years of experience in the special experience defined below, one (2) year of which must have included line or functional administrative or advanced technical supervision.
 
OR
Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university;
AND
Experience:
Seven (7) years of experience in the special experience defined below, one (1) year of which must have included line or functional administrative or advanced technical supervision.
 
Special Experience:
Employment must have been in an administrative, professional capacity in an area of work related to the functional responsibility of the branch in which the position exists. In those branches where registered specialists provide the primary source of functional and technical knowledge for planning and accomplishing the mission of the branch, the incumbent may also be required to be registered and experienced in that profession. Work experience must have included supervising and coordinating a variety of functions.
 
*REMINDER*
Mississippi Department of Corrections employees, who have been employed at least six (6) months, must apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, www.mspb.ms.gov, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement. 
Previous applications will not be honored.
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Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27 monthlySunflower/67Closing dates: 8/4/2018

​Interested applicants must report to the facility at 708 Parchman Road, Parchman, Ms., by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 4, 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 III

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Corr-Vocational Education Instructor-Barber Instructor$30,815.44 AnnuallyGreene/21Closing date: 7/23/2018

​*Position is Non-State service.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
A valid Barber Instructor License and Barber License issued by the Mississippi Board of Barber Examiners or by another state may be required.
 
Agency Information: Applicant(s) may apply online through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website or mail the State of Mississippi Application to: South Mississippi Correctional Institution, c/o Sarah James, Corr-Vocational Education Director, PO Box 1419, Leakesville, MS  39451. 
Please attach a copy of your license(s) to your application.
 
*REMINDER*
Mississippi Department of Corrections employees and applicants should be aware that the State Personnel Board no longer maintains a “List of Eligibles”; therefore, any previous application for this position will not be considered.
 
Interested applicants must apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board’s website, www.mspb.ms.gov, every time it is advertised and prior to the closing date/time of the promotional announcement.
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Corr-Laundry Manager$22,072.23 AnnuallyGreene/21Closing date: 7/26/2018

​Experience/Educational Requirements:

Education:
Graduation from a standard four year high school or equivalent (GED);
AND
Experience:
One (1) year of experience in work related to the described duties.
 
Substitution Statement:
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
Licensure:
Applicant is required to possess a valid driver license.
Applicants must have completed at least six (6) months of state service prior to the closing date of this announcement to apply for agency only promotion.
Applications will be processed according to MDOC Policy and Procedure 03.06. 
Future vacancies in this classification may not be announced.
 
*REMINDER*
Mississippi Department of Corrections employees and applicants should be aware that the State Personnel Board no longer maintains a “List of Eligibles”; therefore, any previous application for this position will not be considered.
 
Interested applicants must apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board’s website, www.mspb.ms.gov, every time it is advertised and prior to the closing date/time of the promotional announcement.
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Central Office, Jackson, MS

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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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