Connecticut Department of Correction
Job Opportunity

Position Title:
Correctional Lieutenant
Open To: DOC Employees Only
Location: Statewide Vacancies
Hours: 40 hours per week; shift and schedule TBD
Salary:
$61,989.00 to $81,900.00 (Annually)
Closing Date: April 27, 2015
Minimum Qualifications: Considerable knowledge of modern correctional methods and practices; knowledge of purpose and methods of discipline as applied to persons under restraint; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; supervisory ability.
Eligibility Requirement: To apply for the position of Correctional Lieutenant, candidates must have applied for and passed the Correctional Lieutenant exam and be on the current certification list promulgated by the Department of Administrative Services.  DOC employees currently who have previously attained permanent status in the class may also apply.
Preferred Experience:
Candidates with experience or education related to specific facility needs will be given preference for each vacancy.  Candidates able to demonstrate the following core values, abilities and skills will also be given preference:  ethics, ability to forge professional interpersonal relationships with subordinates, peers, and supervisors; ability to supervise daily operations, manage emergency situations and ensure the safety and security of a facility; ability to ensure compliance with Administrative and Unit Directives; ability to motivate staff and promote a positive work environment; ability to perform administrative duties utilizing oral and written communication skills, conflict resolution, collaboration, team building and problem solving/decision making skills.
Application Instructions:
Letters were mailed Tuesday, April 7, 2015 to all candidates on the current certified exam list for this position with detailed application instructions.  Please follow the application instructions received in this letter.  For any other qualified candidates not on the current exam list, please contact the recruitment unit for application instructions.
Patty Meskers, HRS
Department of Correction
Recruitment Office
24 Wolcott Hill Road
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Fax: (860) 692-7615
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