Connecticut Department of Correction
Job Opportunity

Position Title:
Correctional Captain
Current DOC Employees Only
Promotional/Lateral Transfer Opportunity
Open To: DOC Employees -on current exam list or lateral transfer only
Central Office-PREA Unit (Located in Cheshire, CT)
Monday-Friday, 1st Shift, 40 Hours per week
$75,352.00 -$99,557.00 (Annually)
Position: 00040322
Closing Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.
Please Note: This position will not receive meal allowance and may be subject to travel throughout the state.
Eligibility Requirement:
Department of Correction employees on the DAS certified exam list for Correctional Captain, or current DOC employees holding the above title or those who have previously attained permanent status in the class may apply for lateral transfer.
General Experience: Five (5) years of experience in correctional work
Preferred Experience:
Candidates with the following experience, skills, and abilities will be given preference:
  • Knowledge of the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003
  • Experience with AD 6.12
  • Knowledge of DOJ National Standards and CT General Statutes; PA. 108-79
  • Interview and Investigation skills
  • Superior Oral and Written Communication skills
  • Demonstrated Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to Build Relationships with Staff, Offenders and Outside Agencies
  • Demonstrated Ability to Meet Timelines
  • Excellent Organizational skills
  • Considerable computer skills to include Microsoft Access, Excel, Word, including knowledge and understanding of SABA (LMS).
Application Instructions:
Applicants who meet the above requirements need to submit a cover letter for position 40322 outlining your qualifications for this position, along with a detailed resume via fax to:
Patty Meskers, HR Specialist
CT-DOC, Recruitment Office
24 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Fax: (860) 692-7615
Email applications will not be accepted
Note for Applicants: The filling of this position will be in accordance with reemployment, SEBAC, promotion and merit employment rules. State employees should be aware that your performance appraisals, attendance records and discipline records will be reviewed to ensure that you meet DOC Administrative Directive 2.3.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer