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SOUTH MISSISSIPPI CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, LEAKESVILLE, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,137.57 monthlyGreene/21Dates: 12/7/2019 or 12/11/2019

Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, December 7th or Wednesday, December 11, 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.
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)
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Central Mississippi Correctional Facility, Pearl, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,137.57 monthlyRankin/61Dates: 12/7/2019 or 12/11/2019
Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, December 7th or Wednesday, December 11, 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.


Corr-Correctional Supervisor$33,249.19 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 12/17/2019

​This position is located in the CMCF YOU, Areas I (QB), II (720) and III (R/C).

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Education:
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a directly related field;
AND
Experience:
Two (2) years of experience in position(s) of progressive responsibility in the operational management of a correctional facility which houses offenders and provides treatment services.
 
OR
Education:
Associates Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, or a directly related field;
AND
Experience:
Four(4) 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
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma), and completion of the special training indicated below. 
AND
Experience:
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.
 
Substitution Statement:
Directly related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
SPECIAL TRAINING AND AGE REQUIREMENTS:
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.
 
*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.
Corr-Vocational Counselor$32,318.59 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 12/11/2019

Education:
Master’s Degree from an accredited four-year college or university Guidance Counseling, or a related field;

Licensure/Certification/Registration:
After employment, the incumbent is required to receive a Teacher or Counselor Certification in the Vocational Counselor field issued by the Mississippi Department of Education.
 
*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.
Training Officer$26,387.47Rankin/61Closing date: 12/11/2019

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

A Master’ s Degree from an accredited four -year college  or university in  Business  Administration, Education, Guidance Counseling, Vocational Rehabilitation, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or  a specialty field related to the functions of the agency.
AND
One (1) years of experience related to the above described duties.
 
OR
A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four -year college or university in Business Administration, Education, Guidance Counseling, Vocational Rehabilitation, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work or a specialty field related to the functions of the agency.
AND
Two (2) years of experience related to the above described duties.                                                   
OR
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency.
AND
Six (6) years of experience in work related to the above described duties.
 
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
Applications may be obtained from the Personnel Office and should be submitted directly to the State Personnel Board for processing via mail or electronically @ www.mspb.ms.gov  on or before the closing date.
Critical Care Chaplain *CONTRACTUAL POSITION*$18.00 Hourly/Part-time 20 hours weeklyRankin/61OPEN UNTIL FILLED

​JOB SUMMARY:
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's 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
Education: 
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 to: mdocrecruitment@mdoc.state.ms.us.
Personnel Services Division
301 North Lamar Street
Jackson, MS  39201
(601) 359-5696 (Phone)
(601) 359-5612 (Fax)
Corr-Services Aide II$24,338.60 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 12/12/2019

​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*
Applicants 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.
Corr-Postal Inspector Supervisor$24,899.17 AnnuallyRankin/61Closing date: 12/12/2019

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or the equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);
AND
Experience:
Four (4) year of experience in work performing routine clerical and/or paraprofessional accounting functions.

Substitution Statement:
Related education and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
*REMINDER*
Applicants 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.
Correctional Officer K-9Rankin/61Closing date: 12/31/2019

​Interested applicants should complete an application and submit it directly to the CMCF Personnel Office at 3794 Hwy. 486, Pearl, MS

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Mississippi State Penitentiary, Parchman, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,137.57 monthlySunflower/67Dates: 12/7/2019 or 12/11/2019

Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, December 7th or Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 8:00 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.
 
Corr-records Technician I$23,818.88 AnnuallySunflower/67Closing date: 12/10/2019

​EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
EDUCATION:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED).
AND
EXPERIENCE:
One (1) year of work related experience.

SUBSTITUTION STATEMENT:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED), related education, and related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
*PLEASE NOTE*
Interested applicants will need to 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. 
Previous applications will not be honored.
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Region II

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Corr-Psychiatric Assistant $34,185.00 AnnuallyRankin/6112/12/2019

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four year college or university in criminology, psychology, sociology, guidance and counseling or a related field,
AND
Experience:
Two (2) years of experience in work related to the above described duties;

OR
Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four year college or university in criminology, psychology, sociology, guidance and counseling or a related field,
AND
Experience:
Three (3) years of experience in work related to the above described duties.
 
*REMINDER*
Applicants must apply 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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Region III

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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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