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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: 7/13/2019

Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, July 13, 2019, 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m., for interview/screening. SMCI address: 22689 Hwy. 63 North, Leakesville, Ms.

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.
Chaplain - Islamic Services (CONTRACTUAL POSITION)$20.00 Hourly/ (10 hours weekly)Greene/21Position open until filled.

​JOB SUMMARY:

This is professional religious/spiritual work, providing spiritual ministry to employees, patients or inmates of an institution or prison.
 
Incumbents in this classification will provide Islamic religious services and teachings for offenders of religious classes. Incumbent will also serve and assist with offender concerns as it relates to faith groups under the direct supervision of the Director of Chaplaincy.
 
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 an application 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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Central Mississippi Correctional Facility, Pearl, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27 monthlyRankin/61Closing dates: 7/13/2019
Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, July 13, 2019, 8:00 a.m.- 10:00 a.m., for interview/screening. CMCF address: 3794 Hwy. 468, Pearl, Ms.
 
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.


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Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,075.27 monthlySunflower/67Closing dates: 7/13/2019

​Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, July 13, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m., for ​interview/screening. MSP address: Hwy. 49 West, Parchman, Ms.

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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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

Email: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​