Corrections Employment and Vocational Assistant

Job Details
Full-time$40,900 – $61,634 a year3 hours ago
Benefits
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Military leave
  • Flexible schedule
Qualifications
  • Clerical experience
Full Job Description
THE POSITION

The Department of Corrections is seeking a dynamic, well organized, people oriented person to join the team at SCI Smithfield as a Corrections Employment Vocational Assistant. Apply today!

DESCRIPTION OF WORK

In this position, you will assist the Correctional Employment Vocational Coordinator (CEVC) in the management of employment and skill development experiences and provide employment-related counseling to inmates in the Department of Corrections (DOC) State Correctional Institution (SCI) at Smithfield.

If you have the required experience and are looking to start a meaningful career, the Department of Corrections wants to hear from you!

Additional details regarding the duties of this position may be found in the position description.

Work Hours and Additional Information:
Full time employment (37.5 hour work week).

Work hours: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm. Monday – Friday with 30 minute lunch.

Salary: In some cases, the starting salary may be non-negotiable.

This position is eligible for retirement at age 50/55.

You will receive further communication regarding this position via email. Check your email, including spam/junk folders, for these notices.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, TRAINING & ELIGIBILITY

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Experience and Training Requirements:
Three years of clerical experience; or

An equivalent combination of experience and training

Other Requirements:
You must pass the test to meet the Minimum Experience and Training Requirements.

You must meet PA residency requirement – For more information on ways to meet PA residency requirements, follow the link and click on Residency.

You must be able to perform essential job functions.

How to Apply:
Resumes, cover letters, and similar documents will not be reviewed, and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be provided on the application (i.e., relevant, detailed experience/education).

If you are claiming education in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.

Failure to comply with the above application requirements may eliminate you from consideration for this position.

Veterans:
Pennsylvania law (51 Pa. C.S. §7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs. To learn more about employment preferences for veterans, go to www.employment.pa.gov/Additional%20Info/Pages/default.aspx and click the Veterans’ Preference tab or contact us at ra-cs-vetpreference@pa.gov.

Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS):
711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals).

The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

EXAMINATION INFORMATION

Completing the application, including all supplemental questions, serves as your exam for this position. No additional exam is required at a test center (also referred to as a written exam).

Your score is based on the detailed information you provide on your application and in response to the supplemental questions.

Your score is valid for this specific posting only.

You must provide complete and accurate information or:
your score may be lower than deserved.

you may be disqualified.

You may only apply/test once for this posting.

Your results will be provided via email.

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