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Location: Woodville, MS
Job ID: 53467
Facility: Wilkinson County Correctional Facility
Work with a purpose! Wilkinson County Correctional Facility located in Woodville, MS. is now hiring career-minded people to assist with securing the safety of our community while positively impacting the lives of those on the inside.
Position Title: Chief of Security/Major
Facility Name: WILKINSON COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY
Location: 2999 US-61, Woodville, MS 39669
Status: Full Time
Our team members enjoy competitive wages, affordable health, dental, and prescription drug insurance, education and tuition assistance, paid time off, 9 paid holidays, flexible schedules, 401(k) with company match, and a chance to make a difference every day!
The Chief of Security reports to the deputy warden of operations and directly supervises the captains. The Chief of Security is responsible for the custody, and discipline of inmates in compliance with American Correctional Association (ACA) standards, Management & Training Corporation (MTC), and Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) directives.
It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties ass assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by management.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in correctional management, criminal justice, public/business administration, education counseling or other related field and four (4) years correctional experience, two (2) of which must be in a supervisory capacity required. Directly related experience may be considered in lieu of formal education requirements if approved by management. Valid driver’s license in the state of Mississippi or Louisianan with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.
Post Hire Requirements:
After hire, must successfully complete 120 hours or pre-service training including firearms and unarmed self-defense courses. Training and development required to remain in the classification after employment includes annual re-qualification in the use of firearms, and the successful completion of unarmed self-defense training.
Why: Make a real difference every day by helping to change lives.
Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabled status, veteran status, genetic information, national origin, or any other category protected by federal law. MTC participates in E-Verify. We strive to provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in our job application and hiring process. If you are interested in employment opportunities with Management & Training Corporation and need assistance, please contact our staffing department through [email protected] or 801-693-2888.