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SOUTH MISSISSIPPI CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, LEAKESVILLE, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Switchboard Operator *CONTRACTUAL POSITION*$9.86 HourlyGreene/21-Open until filled-

​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, radio counts facility wide and the performance of other clerical tasks related to switchboard operation. 
 
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 the attached application to: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us
Personnel Services Division
301 North Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 359-5696
(601) 359-5612 (Fax)
Clerical Support *CONTRACTUAL POSITION*$8.82 hourlyGreene/21Closing date: 12/31/2019

​JOB SUMMARY:
This is an entry level secretarial position in the Pre-Release Department. 

Duties include performing clerical support duties which include but are not limited to answering incoming calls, distributing incoming and outgoing mail, typing memos and letters, copying, scanning and filing documents, maintaining office supplies, completing special projects, assisting with the preparation of reports on a weekly and monthly basis and other clerical support duties where needed. 

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED).
Experience:
Six (6) months of related work experience.
 
How to apply:
Interested applicants should submit the attached application no later than DECEMBER 31, 2019 to: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us.
 
Personnel Services Division
301 North Lamar Street
Jackson, MS  39201
(601) 359-5696
(601) 359-5612 (Fax)
Switchboard Operator *CONTRACTUAL POSITION*$9.86 HourlyGreene/21Closing date: 12/31/2019

​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, radio counts facility wide and the performance of other clerical tasks related to switchboard operation. 

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 an application no later than DECEMBER 31, 2019 to: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us.
Personnel Services Division
301 North Lamar Street
Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 359-5696
(601) 359-5612 (Fax)
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Central Mississippi Correctional Facility, Pearl, MS

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Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Corr-Services Aide II$24,338.60 AnnuallySunflower/67Closing date: 12/27/2019

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);
AND
Experience:
Two (2) years of related experience to the described duties.

*REMINDER*
Mississippi Department of Corrections employees and applicants must be aware that a “List of Eligible” no longer exists. 
Employees and applicants will need to apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, www.mspb.ms.gov, when it is posted/advertised.
Farm Manager II$35,806.87 AnnuallySunflower/67Closing date: 4/6/2020

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:  

Education:
A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Agriculture;
AND
Experience:
Two (2) years of work related experience, one (1) year of which must have been in a supervisory capacity;
OR

Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);
AND
Experience:
Six (6) years of work related experience, four (4) years of which must be directly related and one (1) year of which must have been in a supervisory capacity.
 
Substitution Statement:
Above 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, except there shall be no substitution for four (4) years of directly related education and/or experience, one (1) year of which must have been directly related experience in a supervisory capacity.
 
*PLEASE NOTE*
Interested applicants must apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board’s website, www.mspb.ms.gov, every time it is posted/advertised and prior to the closing date/time of the announcement.
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​Region I

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Special Projects Officer II$28,586.69 AnnuallyDeSoto/17Closing date: 12/27/2019

​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
Experience:
Two (2) years of related experience in the above described duties, one (1) year of which must include line or functional supervision.

OR
Education:
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
Experience:
Three (3) years of related experience in the above described duties, one (1) year of which must include line or functional supervision.
OR
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED);
AND
Experience:
Seven (7) years of related experience in the above described duties, 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.
 
Essential Functions:
Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Develops, administers, and monitors the operation of program/project activities in a state agency.
2. May assist in the preparation and administration of proposals, contracts, grants, and/or agreements related to specific programs/projects of the agency.
3. Provides assistance and information to agency personnel, to public and private agencies, and/or to the general public.
4. Prepares, processes, and maintains departmental paperwork, reports, and correspondence.
 
*PLEASE NOTE*
The State Personnel Board no longer maintains a “List of Eligibles”; therefore, previous applications for this position will not be considered.
 
Applicants will need to apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, www.mspb.ms.gov, when it is posted/advertised. 
Previous applications will not be honored.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Corr-Probation/Parole Agent I$37,185.00 AnnuallyAttala/04Closing date: 12/27/2019

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Sociology, Social Work, Psychology or a related field;
AND
Experience:
One (1) year of related experience.
 
OR
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED);
AND
Experience:
Five (5) years of related experience.
 
Note: In all cases, the applicant must have successfully completed the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Program as mandated by Mississippi Code Annotated,1972, Section 47-7-9 (b) as amended.
 
Applicants/Employees who possess a valid certificate of completion from the Mississippi Board on Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training may not be required to attend the aforementioned training program.
 
Substitution Statement:
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
Required Documents:
Applicant must attach a copy of their Mississippi Law Enforcement Officer’s Training Certificate.
Must possess a valid MS Driver’s License, or a valid Driver’s License from a contiguous state.
 
Essential Functions:
Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Provides intensive supervision and casework services to probationers, parolees, and inmates.
2. Enforces probation and parole agreements set forth by the Circuit Court and Parole Board.
3. Processes offenders from the court into the Department of Corrections.
4. Conducts pre-sentence investigations.
5. Compiles data for monthly reports.
 
*PLEASE NOTE*
The State Personnel Board no longer maintains a “List of Eligibles”; therefore, previous applications for this position will not be considered.
 
Applicants will need to apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, www.mspb.ms.gov, when it is posted/advertised. 
Previous applications will not be honored.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Corr-Probation/Parole Agent I$37,185.00 AnnuallyUnion/73Closing date: 12/27/2019

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Sociology, Social Work, Psychology or a related field;
AND
Experience:
One (1) year of related experience.
 
OR
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED);
AND
Experience:
Five (5) years of related experience.
 
Note: In all cases, the applicant must have successfully completed the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Program as mandated by Mississippi Code Annotated,1972, Section 47-7-9 (b) as amended.
 
Applicants/Employees who possess a valid certificate of completion from the Mississippi Board on Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training may not be required to attend the aforementioned training program.
 
Substitution Statement:
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
Required Documents:
Applicant must attach a copy of their Mississippi Law Enforcement Officer’s Training Certificate.
Must possess a valid MS Driver’s License, or a valid Driver’s License from a contiguous state.
 
Essential Functions:
Additional essential functions may be identified and included by the hiring agency. The essential functions include, but are not limited to, the following:
1. Provides intensive supervision and casework services to probationers, parolees, and inmates.
2. Enforces probation and parole agreements set forth by the Circuit Court and Parole Board.
3. Processes offenders from the court into the Department of Corrections.
4. Conducts pre-sentence investigations.
5. Compiles data for monthly reports.
 
*PLEASE NOTE*
The State Personnel Board no longer maintains a “List of Eligibles”; therefore, previous applications for this position will not be considered.
 
Applicants will need to apply for each position through the Mississippi State Personnel Board website, www.mspb.ms.gov, when it is posted/advertised. 
Previous applications will not be honored.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
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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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