New Job Correctional Unit Manager In New Mexico

Correctional Unit Manager
Correctional Unit Manager

Correctional Unit Manager

Company : State of New Mexico
Salary : $70,129 - $98,181 a year
Location : New Mexico

Full Description


$33.72 - $47.20 Hourly

$70,129 - $98,181 Annually

This position is a Pay Band CJ

Why does the job exist?

Interviews are anticipated to be conducted within two weeks of closing date.

The purpose of this position is to act as an administrator for a multidisciplinary team assigned to work in a housing unit.

How does it get done?

  • Provide for the delivery of quality programs and services
  • Perform additional administrative functions

Who are the customers?

  • The New Mexico Corrections Facilities
  • Public and private facility partners
  • Inter-agency organizations

Ideal Candidate

Experience in the following:
  • Leading a team
  • Inmate custody determination and risk and needs assessments in a correctional setting
  • Working within a multidisciplinary team in a correctional setting
  • Working with general population and restrictive housing units

Minimum Qualification

Twelve (12) years of experience in corrections; three (3) years of which must be in supervisory or management. Three (3) years of experience in correctional case management and/or coordination of individual prisoner programs in a correctional facility will substitute for required supervisory/management experience. Experience in the areas of social work, guidance and counseling and/or law enforcement may substitute for up to four (4) years of required experience in corrections. A degree in any field from an accredited college or university may substitute for the required experience on a year for year basis.

Substitution Table

No job description available

Employment Requirements

This position is designed safety sensitive. Employment is subject to pre-employment and random testing in accordance with all terms and conditions of Federal and State law, rules and regulations in relation to alcohol and/or drug testing. Must possess and maintain a valid New Mexico Driver's License. Pre-employment background check is required and conditional pending results.

Working Conditions

Executive Order 2021-046 requires all employees with the State of New Mexico to provide either proof of COVID-19 vaccination or proof of a COVID-19 viral test every week.

The Public Health Order (on Vaccination) dated August 17, 2021, requires Congregate Care Facility Workers and Hospital Workers to be fully vaccinated.

If you have questions about whether these requirements apply to this specific position, contact the agency contact listed on this advertisement.

Links to the referenced Executive Order and Public Health Order can be found on the State Personnel Office website homepage:

Work is performed in an adult prison environment, which may include daily contact with inmates. Willingness to work in a correctional facility, may be required to work odd hours, overtime, holidays, and weekends.

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Agency Contact Information:Michelle Olguin (505) 876-8212, or email:[email protected] Email

For information on Statutory Requirements for this position, click the Classification Description link on the job advertisement.

Bargaining Unit Position

This position is not covered by a collective bargaining agreement.