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Rev: 12/08/2016

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, LEAKESVILLE, MS

TitleMonthly SalaryCounty & CodeRemarks
CHAPLAIN (IMAM) FOR ISLAMIC SERVICES (10 hours)$20.00 HOURLYGreene/21Open until filled
This is professional religious/spiritual work in providing spiritual ministry to employees, patients, or inmates of an institution or prison. Incumbents in this classification attend to the spiritual and moral educational needs of those seeking spiritual help, counsel individuals seeking guidance, or serve in any other capacity that will lend emphasis to the spiritual needs of those seeking such help. Incumbents work under the administrative supervision of the director of the department or the supervising chaplain. Work is performed according to denominational preferences and is conducted in accordance with administrative policies of the institution where employed. Supervision is exercised over numerous volunteers working in the Chaplain department. EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Education: A Master s Degree from an accredited four-year college, university, or seminary in theology or a directly related field OR A Bachelor s Degree from an accredited four-year college, university, or seminary in theology or a directly related field. AND Experience: One (1) year of experience in work directly related to the described duties. Certification Required: Ordination to the ministry and good standing in and endorsement from the denomination. Documentation Required: Certificate of ordination to the ministry from the denomination. How to apply: Interested applicants should submit the attached application no later than APRIL 21, 2016 to:  mdocrecruitment@ mdoc.state.ms.us. Personnel Services Division 633 North State Street Jackson, MS 39202 (601) 359-5696 (601) 359-5612
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27/MthlyGreene/21Closing date: 06/03/17
Interested applicants should report to the&nbsp; facility at 22689 Hwy 63 North, Leakesville, MS no later than&nbsp; 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 3rd to participate in the Interview/Screening process.&nbsp; Applicants must bring with them: Proof of Highest level of education which must be High School or GED (approved by a State’s Department of Education or a recognized accrediting organization); 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(non-family member) character references.&nbsp;&nbsp; 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 min).&nbsp; 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.&nbsp; For additional information contact the MDOC Personnel Services Division at (601)359-5696 or SMCI Personnel at (601)394-5600 Ext. 1217. <br>
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Central Mississippi Correctional Facility, Pearl, MS

TitleMonthly SalaryCounty & CodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27Rankin/61Closing date: 06/03/17
Interested applicants should report to the facility at 3794 Hwy 468, Pearl, MS no later than 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 3rd to participate in the Interview/Screening process.&nbsp; Applicants must bring with them: Proof of Highest level of education which must be High School or GED (approved by a State’s Department of Education or a recognized accrediting organization); 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(non-family member) character references.&nbsp;&nbsp; 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 min).&nbsp; 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 the MDOC Personnel Services Division at (601)359-5696 or CMCF Personnel at (601)932-2880 Ext. 6701.
Corr-Disciplinary Investigator$22,996.43 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 05/17/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS <br>Education: <br>A Bachelor&#39;s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice, Criminology, Penology, Psychology, Sociology, or a related field. <br>OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency DIploma); <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>Four (4) years of experience in work related to the described duties. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored. <br>
Academic Teacher II (MH/DHS)$44,166.72 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing Date: 05/25/17
SUBJECT AREA: LANGUAGE ARTS <br>EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS <br>Education: <br>A Master&#39;s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the subject area to be taught;AND <br>Certification: <br>Possession of a valid Mississippi AA teaching certificate in the subject area to be taught as required by the State Department of Education. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored.
Corr-Correctional Case Manager$27,862.15 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 05/19/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS <br>Education: <br>A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university; <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>One (1) year of experience related to the described duties. <br>OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED) or High School Equivalency Diploma; <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>Five (5) year of experience related to the described duties. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma), related education, and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored. <br> <br> <br>
Corr-Vocational Ed Instructor $2,567.95 Rankin/61Closing date: 5/25/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: <br>Certification: <br>A Class A or higher level Teacher&#39;s Certificate from the Department of Education in the vocational area assigned by the agency. <br>Documentation Required: <br>Applicants must submit a valid copy of his/her current Mississippi A or higher level teaching Certificate. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored.
Corr-Correctional Supervisor$32,280.77 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 5/26/17
Experience/Educational Requirements:&nbsp; <br>Education: <br>A Bachelor&#39;s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a directly related field;AND <br>Experience: <br>Two (2) years of experience in a position of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional facility which houses offenders and provides treatment services; <br>OR <br>Education: <br>An Associate&#39;s Degree in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a directly related field; <br>AND <br>Page 2 <br>Correctional Supervisor <br>Experience: <br>Four (4) years of experience in a position(s) of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional component which houses offenders and provides treatment services; <br>OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED), and completion of the special training indicated below; <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>Six (6) years of experience in a position of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional facility which houses offenders and provides treatment services. <br>Substitution Statement:&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>Directly related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>Special Training and Age Requirements:&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>In all cases, the applicant shall have attained twenty-one (21) years of age and shall have successfully completed the training program at the Mississippi Department of Corrections or the equivalent within another state, as approved by the Mississippi Department of Corrections. <br>*PLEASE NOTE* <br>Employees and applicants will need to apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, when it is posted/advertised. <br>Previous applications will not be honored. <br>
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Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS

TitleMonthly SalaryCounty & CodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27Sunflower/67Closing date: 06/03/17
Interested applicants should report to the&nbsp; facility at Hwy 49 West Parchman, MS&nbsp; no later than&nbsp; 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 3rd to participate in the Interview/Screening process.&nbsp; Applicants must bring with them: Proof of highest level of education which must be High School or GED (approved by a State’s Department of Education or a recognized accrediting organization); 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(non-family member) character 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 30 min). 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 the MDOC Personnel Services Division at (601)359-5696 or MSP Personnel at (662)745-6611 Ext. 2366.
Corr-Correctional Supervisor$32,280.77 AnnuallySunflower/67Closing date: 5/26/17
Experience/Educational Requirements:&nbsp; <br>Education: <br>A Bachelor&#39;s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a directly related field; AND <br>Experience: <br>Two (2) years of experience in a position of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional facility which houses offenders and provides treatment services;OR <br>Education: <br>An Associate&#39;s Degree in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a directly related field; AND <br>Experience: <br>Four (4) years of experience in a position(s) of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional component which houses offenders and provides treatment services; OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED), and completion of the special training indicated below; <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>Six (6) years of experience in a position of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional facility which houses offenders and provides treatment services. <br>Substitution Statement:&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>Directly related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>Special Training and Age Requirements:&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>In all cases, the applicant shall have attained twenty-one (21) years of age and shall have successfully completed the training program at the Mississippi Department of Corrections or the equivalent within another state, as approved by the Mississippi Department of Corrections. <br>*PLEASE NOTE* <br>Employees and applicants will need to apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, when it is posted/advertised.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored. <br>
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Region II

TitleMonthly SalaryCounty & CodeRemarks
Alcohol/Drug Counselor (Prison)$27,862.15 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 5/22/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS <br>Education: <br>A Bachelor&#39;s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in psychology, guidance and counseling, sociology, criminal justice or a directly related field. <br>OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma); <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>Four (4) years of experience in work directly related to the described duties. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma), directly related education, and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>Special Qualification:&nbsp; <br>Certification in addiction therapy or professional licensure in counseling, therapy, or psychology. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored. <br>
Lead Programmer Analyst$55,274.36 AnnuallyHinds/25Closing date: 5/19/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: <br>A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year College or university in computer science, data processing, business information systems or a related field and <br>Six (6) years of directly related experience. <br>OR <br>An Associate’s Degree&nbsp; in Applied Science in a Technical Program in an area of Information Technology approved by the&nbsp; IT&nbsp; Professional Development Committee; <br>AND <br>Six (6) years of experience directly related experience. <br>OR <br>An Associate’s Degree from an accredited two-year college in computer science, data processing, business information systems or a related field; <br>AND <br>Eight (8) years of directly related experience; <br>OR <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high-school or equivalent (GED) and Ten (10) years of directly related experience. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>Possession of an Institute for Certification of Computer Professionals (ICCP) Certificate based on successful completion may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience. (Certificate must be attached). <br>Applications may be obtained from the Personnel Office and should be submitted directly to the State Personnel Board for processing via mail or electronically @ <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>&nbsp;on or before the closing date. <br> <br> <br> <br> <br>
Systems Administrator I$29,674.72 AnnuallyHinds/25Closing date: 5/22/17
Experience/Educational Requirements: <br>Education: <br>An Associate’s Degree from an accredited two-year college in computer science, data processing, business information systems, or a related field. <br>OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four year high school or equivalent(GED) AND <br>Experience:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>Two (2) years of directly related experience. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. Possession of an Institute for Certification for Computer Professionals based on successful completion may be substituted for one (1) year of the required experience (certificate must be attached). <br>Applicants may apply online @ <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>&nbsp;or mail the State of Mississippi application to: Mississippi Department of Corrections, Attn. Human Resources, 633 N. State Street, Jackson, MS 39202. <br> <br> <br>
Corr-Vocational Ed Instructor$2,567.95Hinds/25Closing date: 05/22/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: <br>Certification: <br>A Class A or higher level Teacher&#39;s Certificate from the Department of Education in the vocational area assigned by the agency. <br>Documentation Required: <br>Applicants must submit a valid copy of his/her current Mississippi A or higher level teaching Certificate. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement. Previous applications will not be honored. <br>&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
Corr-Postal Inspector$19,964.79 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 5/30/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or the equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);AND <br>Experience: <br>One (1) year of experience in work performing routine clerical and/or paraprofessional accounting functions. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Directly related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement. Previous applications will not be honored. <br> <br>
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Region III

TitleMonthly SalaryCounty & CodeRemarks
Alcohol/Drug Counselor$27,862.15 AnnuallyGreene/21Closing date: 5/30/17
EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS <br>Education: <br>A Bachelor&#39;s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in psychology, guidance and counseling, sociology, criminal justice or a directly related field. <br>OR <br>Education: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma); <br>AND <br>Experience: <br>Four (4) years of experience in work directly related to the described duties. <br>Substitution Statement: <br>Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma), directly related education, and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis. <br>Special Qualification:&nbsp; <br>Certification in addiction therapy or professional licensure in counseling, therapy, or psychology. <br>*REMINDER* <br>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, <a href="http://www.mspb.ms.gov">www.mspb.ms.gov</a>, prior to the closing date of the promotional announcement.&nbsp; Previous applications will not be honored.
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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

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