You must submit Application Supplement No. 2009-043-1 with your online or paper application.

TEST ANNOUNCEMENT

NUMBER 2009-043

ISSUED  DECEMBER 30, 2009 

REVISED JULY 24, 2013

 

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

State Civil Service Commission

 

Examinations

 

for

 

CORRECTIONAL INDUSTRIES MANAGERS

 

Completing the Application Supplement is the test.

 

 

Exam

No,

 

Job Titles

Job

Codes

Pay Schedule

and Group

 

 

1.

Correctional Industries Manager 1

98600

CM06

 

 

2.

Correctional Industries Manager 2

98601

CM08

 

 

When completing your application, please make sure you apply for all job titles for which you want to be tested.  You will NOT be permitted to add job titles after you test.

 

APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 

VETERANS:† Pennsylvania law (51 Pa.C.S. ß7103) provides employment preference for qualified veterans for appointment to many state and local government jobs.† To learn more about employment preferences and opportunities for veterans, visit the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, for Veterans; visit one of our offices; or call our veterans information line, (717) 787-6039.

 

NATURE OF WORK

 

You will plan, organize and direct the operations of Correctional Industries producing goods or providing services for customers, including local and state government, and non-profit organizations.  This involves operational and strategic plant management, fiscal analysis and planning, administration, and safety.  You will select inmate workers for vocational training and manufacturing work, and participate in the selection of staff.

 

Correctional Industries Managers 2 are responsible for multiple industries or locations.

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS

 

Please make sure you meet all requirements.  If after reading the requirements you are not sure you qualify, contact one of the Commissionís offices listed at the end of this announcement for guidance.

 

You are subject to Pennsylvania residency requirements and must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.† Visit the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, for PA Residency Information.

 

You are subject to Pennsylvania residency requirements and must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.  Visit the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, for

 

You must pass a background investigation.

 

After you receive a conditional offer of employment, you must undergo medical screening.

 

If you are not a current employee of the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, you must attend and complete a 3-week basic training program at the Department of Corrections Central Training Academy in Elizabethtown, PA, which is located in Lancaster County.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

Correctional Industries Manager 1

One year of experience as a Corrections Factory Supervisor; OR 6 years of progressively responsible experience in a manufacturing or a service oriented production operation, including 2 years of supervisory experience; OR a masterís degree with major coursework in industrial engineering, business administration, public administration, vocational education, or industrial education, or related area and 1 year of supervisory experience in a manufacturing or a service oriented production operation; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training, including 2 years supervisory experience in a manufacturing or a service oriented production operation.  Formal study at a college or university with major coursework in industrial engineering, business administration, public administration, vocational education, industrial education, or related training may be substituted for non-supervisory experience on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of 4 years.

 

Correctional Industries Manager 2

One year of experience as a Correctional Industries Manager 1; OR 7 years of progressively responsible experience in a manufacturing or a service oriented production operation, including 3 years of supervisory experience; OR a masterís degree with major coursework in industrial engineering, business administration, public administration, vocational education, industrial education, or related area and 2 years of supervisory experience in a manufacturing or a service oriented production operation; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training, including 3 years supervisory experience in a manufacturing or a service oriented production operation.  Formal study at a college or university with major coursework in industrial engineering, business administration, public administration, vocational education, industrial education, or related training may be substituted for non-supervisory experience on a year-for-year basis to a maximum of 4 years.

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Positions are located in State Correctional Institutions and facilities throughout the Commonwealth.  For a complete listing of institutions, refer to the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections website at www.cor.state.pa.us and choose ďInstitutionsĒ from the menu.

 

Lists created by these tests will be used to fill future vacancies as they occur due to retirements, promotions, transfers, resignations and so forth.

 

For the most recent information on job opportunities contact the

 

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, Bureau of Human Resources, 1920 Technology Parkway, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania  17050; Telephone: (717) 728-5357, Internet:† www.cor.state.pa.us, Email:† ra-pwhdqpostings@pa.gov

 

OR

 

The Human Resources office of the State Correctional Institution/facility where you are interested in working.

 

For further information on the Bureau of Correctional Industries, visit the Pennsylvania Correctional Industries website www.pci.state.pa.us

 

TESTING

 

You will be rated on your experience and training.  Your score will be based on information you report on your application and application supplement.

 

You must provide complete and accurate information.  Failure to do so may delay the processing of your application, or result in a lower-than-deserved score or disqualification.

 

If you take the test and want to take it again, you may be retested after six months from the date of your application.  A new application and application supplement are required for a retest.

 

If your name is on an eligible list for these job titles and you take this test, your most recent examination result will be the only one counted.

 

TEST RESULTS

 

Employment and promotion lists will be established.  You will be notified in writing of your test results.

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

 Complete your application and Application Supplement No. 2009-043-1 on the Commissionís website, Job Seekers page, by selecting Online Application, or submit your completed paper application and paper application supplement to:

 

 

State Civil Service Commission

ATTN:  Applications

P.O. Box 569

Harrisburg, PA  17108-0569

 

 

 

Applications, Application Supplement No. 2009-043-1 and further information can be obtained from:

 

1.

State Civil Service Commission:

 

 

 

Harrisburg:  2nd Level, Strawberry Sq. Complex, 320 Market St., P.O.

 

Box 569, Hbg., 17108-0569; Telephone (Voice) (717) 783-3058, Text

 

Telephone (Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing callers only) (717) 772-2685

 

 

 

Philadelphia:  110 North 8th St., Suite 503, Phila., 19107; Telephone

 

(Voice) (215) 560-2253, Text Telephone (Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing

 

callers only) (215) 560-4367

 

 

 

Pittsburgh:  411 Seventh Ave., Room 410, Pgh., 15219; Telephone

 

(Voice) (412) 565-7666, Text Telephone (Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing

 

callers only) (412) 565-2484

 

 

 

Internetwww.scsc.state.pa.us

 

 

2.

PA CareerLink offices

 

 

3.

The Human Resources offices listed under the "JOB OPPORTUNITIES" section

 

of this announcement

 

For further information on testing, assistance for persons with disabilities, veterans' preference and other items, refer to the instructions provided with the "Application for Employment/Promotion."