Casual Correctional Officer I-II

Miramichi, NB | Shediac, NB | Saint John, NB | Saint Hilaire, NB | Dalhousie, NB | Fredericton, NB

Department of Public Safety
Casual Correctional Officer I-II
Expression of Interest
Various Regions

The Department of Public Safety is seeking individuals to join the Corrections Branch as casual Correctional Officers in Provincial Correctional Facilities located in Miramichi, Shediac, Saint John, Saint Hilaire, Dalhousie and Fredericton. Applicants must note on their applications the locations(s) for which they wish to be considered.

As a Peace Officer and member of the Correctional Officers team, successful candidates will be responsible for the custody and supervision of offenders, enforcing provincial and institutional policies and procedures, preparing incident reports and participating in the development and delivery of offender programs and case management. The use of a computerized system is an integral part of the daily activities.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Successful completion of an approved post-secondary education in Corrections, Social Sciences, Law Enforcement/Policing or a related field. The certificate of successful completion with regard to the qualifications must accompany the employment application.

Candidates must possess and present a valid NB Driver's license, a valid First Aid certificate, and a valid Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation certificate. Certificates of successful completion must accompany applications. Successful candidates will undergo a criminal history clearance/security clearance and be required to complete the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 questionnaire, Physical Abilities Requirement Evaluation (P.A.R.E.) and, will be required to attend the New Brunswick Correctional Services Academy.

Written and spoken competence in English and French is required for some positions; written and spoken competency in English is required for others. Please state your language capability.

Applicants must clearly demonstrate the essential qualifications to be given further consideration. Please ensure that preferred language for assessment is identified on your resume.

The following operational requirement is also required: Shift work is required.

BEHAVIOURAL COMPETENCIES: The successful candidates will possess the following behavioural competencies: Teamwork and Cooperation; Effective Interactive Communication; Self-Confidence; Self-Control and Stamina; Client Service Orientation; Flexibility; Organizational Commitment and Initiative.

Résumés should be in chronological order specifying education and employment in months and years including part-time and full-time employment.

SALARY: from $24.53 to $30.08 per hour

We encourage applicants to apply on-line or by mail at the following address by indicating: "Expression of Interest, Casual Correctional Officer I-II".

Department of Public Safety
Human Resource Services
Marysville Place
20 McGloin St., 3rd Floor
P.O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB E3A 5T8
Tel: (506) 453-2719

We thank all those who apply however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

As per the Civil Service Act, candidates registered with the Equal Employment Opportunity Program and veterans, who demonstrate they are among the most qualified, shall be given preference at the time of appointment.

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