Correctional Administrator (Level 1)

General summary

This is a managerial position that may function as the chief of custody or assistant warden overseeing all security or classification operations through the supervision of staff. Incumbent is responsible for the performance of operations, security related decisions, and/or similar activities related to a facility’s programs.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of the rules and regulations relating to the operation and security of a correctional facility. Skill in decision-making and problem solving. Ability to supervise and train staff in the performance of duties.

Typical qualifications

5 or more years of corrections experience and 1-3 years of supervisory experience. (Substitutions may be allowed.)

Pay grade