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Job Category: Other
Reference #: Job Announcement 13514
Job Title: Warden
Hiring Organization: Nevada Dept of Corrections
Salary Range: $74,082 - $112,271
Closing Date: 03/27/2011
Job Location: Nevada
Description: Each Warden shall be in the classified service of the State except for purposes of appointment and retention (NRS 209.161). Incumbents function as managers who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of subordinate supervisors; develop policies and procedures; and allocate staff and resources to accomplish goals and objectives. Under the Direction of the Director and Deputy Director within the Department of Corrections, plans, organizes, administers, monitors, controls and evaluates through performance measures the custody, programming and operation functions of a correctional institution or a group of institutions. This includes but is not limited to the following: custody, feeding, clothing, housing, care, treatment, discipline, training employment, rehabilitation and the well being of offenders. Wardens are responsible for ensuring that staff is provided effective communications, training and positive leadership. To see full Class Specifications visit: http://dop.nv.gov/schematic12.htm To Qualify Education and Experience 1)Associate's degree or equivalent education in criminal justice, corrections, law enforcement or closely related field and two years of work experience in the management of a major division of a correctional institution; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Special Requirements 1)Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances. 2)A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant. 3)A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Examination Application Evaluation Exam The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include extensively detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868 Nevada State Department of Personnel Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046 TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
Special Instructions: To apply, go to www.dop.nv.gov; click on 'State of Nevada Job Opportunities'; select Warden recruitment #13514 or 'browse recruitments by occupational group'; click on sworn law enforcement officers link; select Warden/Job Announcement #13514 to apply
Additional Online Information: www.dop.nv.gov
Contact Information: Brian Boughter
Personnel Officer 1
3955 W. Russell Road
Las Vegas, Nevada United States
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