This position is located at Orange Correctional Center. Work varied schedule. Return to work during emergencies. Continuously observe and patrol work area; perform crisis intervention; compose and write comprehensive reports. Operate locking devices and maintain keys; observe sanitary food handling practices; secure and maintain equipment. read comprehend and calculate menus.Instruct and supervise inmates, understand food nutritional values. inventory and rotate stock conduct inmate counts.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies:
Knowledge of custody and inmate behavior. Some knowledge of food preparations. Some knowledge of the general measures to be used to maintain sanitary conditions in food service. Ability to supervise inmates in handling work assignments. Ability to establish good working relationship with inmates.
Management Preference: High School graduate with one year as a correctional officer; or one year of experience in institutional food preparation; management of a commercial food service operation. Must be eligible for certification by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Training and Standards Council.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
High school or General Educational Development diploma and one year of experience in institutional food preparation and food services; in management of a commercial food service operation; as a Correctional Officer; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum Education and Experience Requirements for Correctional Food Service Officer Trainee Appointment - High school or General Educational Development diploma. Necessary Special Qualification - Must be eligible for certification by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Training and Standards Council.
Supplemental and Contact Information:
The N.C. Department of Public Safety (DPS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages qualified men and women to apply. DPS uses the Merit-Based Recruitment and Selection Plan to fill positions subject to the State Personnel Act with the most qualified individuals. Hiring salary will be based on relevant qualifications, internal equity and budgetary considerations pertinent to the advertised position.
Online applications are only accepted through http://www.osp.state.nc.us/jobs/
It is important that your application includes all of your relevant education and experience in the Education and Work Experience sections of the application form. Embedded or attached resumes ARE NOT accepted as a substitution for a completed application.
Applicants seeking Veteran’s Preference must attach a DD form 214, Certificate of Release or
Discharge from Active Duty, along with your application.
During the online application process if additional documentation is required, attach the documentation at the bottom of Step 4 in the application process.
Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
If applying for a position certified through the North Carolina Department of Justice-Criminal Justice Standards Division, refer to http://www.ncdoj.gov/About-DOJ/Law-Enforcement-Training-and-Standards/Criminal-Justice-Education-and-Training-Standards/Officer-Certification-Programs.aspx for specific certification requirements.
Teresa Kelly, Personnel Tech II (336) 996-4398 ext. 224
North Carolina Office of State Human Resources - 14 months ago