Correctional Officer I

Employer
Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services
Location
Jessup, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Public Safety is HIRING and coming to a town near you! As one of the largest Maryland State Agencies in terms of the number of employees, Public Safety offers the opportunity for professional advancement, achievement, and accomplishment. Multiple positions are located throughout the State of Maryland in: AlleganyAnne ArundelBaltimore CityCarrollCharlesHowardQueen Anne'sSomersetWicomico andWashington County A career in corrections could mean:A rewarding job serving in the communityAdvancement opportunities within the corrections/law enforcement fieldExcellent pay and Benefits (potential to double your salary in the first year!) The position involves:Monitoring and complianceSurveillanceMaintain Order and DisciplineOverall security of the inmates in accordance with laws and ordinances Minimum Qualifications:High School diploma or GED21 years of ageGood moral character Benefits:Generous Leave BenefitsHealth CoverageReduced Child and Health Care CostsFlexible Work SchedulesStudent Loan ForgivenessRetirement BenefitsFree Mass Transit BenefitSECU Membership/ EAP/ US Savings Bonds and more! If you have any questions about this recruitment #16-004080-0001, please contact the Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services.. Please apply online for this recruitment. TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay ESTAMOS CONTRATANDO We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. As an equal opportunity employer Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity. Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply. Company Description: The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services (DPSCS) is one of the largest departments in Maryland with nearly 11,000 employees. In order to fulfill our mission of promoting safety, we have increased security at our institutions while leading the way in innovative restorative justice projects that will help offenders reintegrate into society upon release. The Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services is an organization that focuses on its mission "to protect the public, its employees, and detainees and offenders under its supervision" and the vision. DPSCS believes its own employees are its greatest strength, and values the development of their talents, skills, and leadership.