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SOUTH MISSISSIPPI CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION, LEAKESVILLE, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,137.57 monthlyGreene/21Closing dates: 9/7/2019

Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, September 7, 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.
Personnel Officer I$26,366.64 AnnuallyGreene/21Closing date: 8/23/2019

​Experience in Microsoft Office suite: Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook is preferred.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Education:
A Master's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Personnel Management, Public Administration, or a related field.
 
OR
Education:
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in Personnel Management, Public Administration, or a related field;
AND
Experience:
One (1) year of experience in work related to the described duties.
 
OR
Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma);
AND
Experience:
Five (5) years of experience in work related to the described duties.
 
*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.
Facilities Maintenance Superintendent$28,158.39 AnnuallyGreene/21Closing date: 8/29/2019

​Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED or High School Equivalency Diploma).
AND
Experience:
Seven (7) years of experience related to the above described duties, one (1) of which must have been as a Facilities Maintenance Manager or the equivalent in at least one of the following fields: plumbing, carpentry, electrical works, electronics, plastering, painting, air conditioning/refrigeration, heating equipment, or general maintenance and repair.

Substitution Statement:
Directly related education and directly related experience may be substituted on an equal basis.
 
*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 Mississippi Correctional Facility, Pearl, MS

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TitleMonthly SalaryCountyCodeRemarks
Correctional Officer Trainee$2,137.57 monthlyRankin/61Closing dates: 9/7/2019
Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, September 7, 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$2,137.57 monthlySunflower/67Closing dates: 9/7/2019

​Interested applicants must report to the facility Saturday, September 7, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 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.
 
Facilities Maintenance Supt.$28,158.39 AnnuallySunflower/67Closing date: 9/3/2019

​Experience/Educational Requirements:

Education:
Graduation from a standard four-year high school or equivalent (GED).
AND
Experience:
Seven (7) years of work related experience, one (1) of which must have been as a Facilities Maintenance Manager or the equivalent in at least one of the following fields: plumbing, carpentry, electrical works, electronics, plastering, painting, air conditioning/refrigeration, heating equipment or general maintenance and repair.
 
*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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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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