Correctional Captain II

State of North Carolina Warrenton, NC
Description of Work



Salary Grade: GN10 / Salary Range: $39,611 - $63,378 Annually

This position is located at Warren Correctional Institution in Warren County, Manson NC. Employees in this class are involved in the planning, supervision, and coordination of activities at a medium-custody institution and supervise Correctional Lieutenant II's. Employees follow security policies and procedures, perform on-the-job training, assign and supervise custody staff, and coordinate administrative affairs within the facility. Employees may serve as the Officer-in-Charge. Position typically reports to the Correctional Assistant Superintendent of Custody & Operations. Employees may assist with personnel actions, administrative affairs, officers' work schedule and coordinate activities involving discipline, security, and the welfare of the inmate population. Employee's responsibilities are primarily custodial in nature serving as shift supervisor. This position also coordinates actions such as employee leave requests, interviewing applicants for employment, monthly reports, inmate concerns or issues, and other activities relative to a correctional facility or institution. Conducts inspections of housing units and other buildings, grounds, and posts to ascertain that officers are alert, that discipline is being maintained, and that assignments are carried out properly. Reviews investigations regarding security issues, incidents, disputes, and complaints. Assists in assessing, evaluating, and implementing employee discipline. May serve on the inmate classification committee. Prepares a variety of records and reports. Performs other duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

Listed below are the knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) associated with this position. These KSAs, along with the minimum education and experience listed, are required in order to be deemed "eligible" for the position. Therefore, you must demonstrate or provide supporting information within the body of your application to demonstrate your possession of each KSA listed. See resume is not acceptable.

* Documented supervisory skills in a prison facility

* Knowledge of facility operations

* Knowledge of Prisons' policy and procedures

* Documented report writing skills

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

High school or General Education Development (GED) diploma and two years six months of experience as a Correctional Lieutenant, or two years of experience as a Correctional Lieutenant II; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Necessary Special Qualifications: Must be eligible for certification by the N.C. Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission.

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

* Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the state application. Embedded or attached resumes ARE NOT accepted as a substitution for a completed application.

* To receive credit for all of your work history and credentials, you must list the information on the State of North Carolina application in the Education and Work Experience sections of the applications form. Any information omitted cannot be considered for qualifying credit.

* Degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

* 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.

* If applying for a position certified through the North Carolina Department of Justice-Criminal Justice Standards Division, refer to 6d725bbbd49e/Criminal-Justice-Education-and-Training-Standards.aspx for specific certification requirements.

The NC Department of Public Safety must adhere to the United States Department of Justice Final Rule on the "National Standards to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Prison Rape" under the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Standards at 28 C.F.R. Part 115 Docket No. OAG-131 RIN 1105-AB34. Refer to for hiring and promotion prohibition requirements for all positions in the NC Department of Public Safety.

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TaSheba Dukes

Employment Specialist

Phone: 919-582-6116