Director of Community Corrections

Other correctional personnel
Fayette County Detention Center - Lexington, Kentucky

Jul 29, 2022

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Application Deadline:
Aug 22, 2022

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$105,358.24 annual
Top Pay:
$$158,042.56 annual

Job Description

SALARY

The minimum salary is $105,358.24 - $158,042.56 annually. This position is exempt and is not eligible for overtime; however, the city has a compensatory time leave program for employees that grants leave time for hours worked in excess of forty (40) hours. Pay Grade 534

FILING DEADLINE DATE

The deadline to apply is Monday, August 22, 2022.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The purpose of this classification is to provide leadership and direction to employees who maintain care,custody and control of over 1,200 inmates; and, provide a constitutional level of care within budget.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor's degree in corrections, criminal justice, business administration or related field; and, over ten (10) years of progressive experience in the criminal justice field with a preference in corrections; or, an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Oversees and leads the daily operations, development, and management of the division.
  • Represents the division in public meetings and coordinates with other divisions, departments, and outside agencies on various projects, as needed.
  • Directs the development of internal policies, procedures, standards, guidelines and regulations; ensures compliance with all laws and regulations.
  • Prepares various reports for administration and provides special reports, policy, and procedure documents related to goals, objectives, and performance.

SPECIAL LICENSE/CERTIFICATION

  • Valid driver’s license.

HOW TO APPLY

Submit LFUCG electronic application through www.lexingtonky.gov/jobs and attach/upload applicable documents to verify your education, training, certification/license(s), or DD214 (for military preference with appropriate discharge) by filing deadline date.

++RESUMES CANNOT BE SUBSTITUTED FOR THE APPLICATION++, but may be electronically attached/uploaded to the application.

Please note that the section titled "Application Questionnaire" has to be completed every time a new or revised application is submitted. Even if other information is pre-filled, the Questionnaire does not transfer.

***APPLICANTS WHO FAIL TO COMPLETE THE ELECTRONIC APPLICATION IN ITS ENTIRETY WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FURTHER***

CLOSING STATEMENT

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government offers an outstanding benefits package. Links to our most popular benefits are provided below:

The LFUCG is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, and as such is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay and other aspects of employment.

CONTACT INFORMATION

++For further information, call, e-mail, or visit:++ Division of Human Resources 200 East Main Street Lexington, KY 40507 Phone: (859) 258-3030 Web site: www.lexingtonky.gov/jobs E-mail: jobs@lexingtonky.gov

Job Requirements

  • Age: Any
  • Education: Bachelor's degree in corrections, criminal justice, business administration or related field
  • Experience: over ten (10) years of progressive experience in the criminal justice field with a preference in corrections; or, an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Contact Information

Maulana Trowell

Fayette County Detention Center
600 Old Frankfort Cir.
Lexington, Kentucky 40511
phone: 859-425-2617

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