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Welcome to the AJA Job Board, an easy-to-use, one-stop resource that connects local corrections agencies and industry affiliates with highly qualified professionals.

Looking for qualified candidates? Post a job! Posting a job with AJA is a great way to share your opportunity with thousands of corrections leaders. We will post the position for you, and you’ll receive the submissions directly. 30 day post fee is $150.00. Please contact Jackie Ravenet at jackier@aja.org for more information.

The AJA Job Board is free to all. You don’t need to be an AJA member to apply to job openings. Open Positions will be listed below:
 

Chief of Corrections
Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office
New Orleans, LA


The Orleans Parish Jail is currently seeking applicants for the position of Chief of Corrections, and are seeking an innovative leader, who is an excellent manager, has strong interpersonal skills, and who can promote the mission and vision of the Orleans Parish Jail.

Responsiblities: ?The Chief of Corrections is responsible for providing the direction, control and guidance necessary for the safe and effective operation of the jail facility within accepted professional standards and in accordance with all applicable local, state, and federal laws and regulations and the existing Consent Agreement. The Chief of Corrections reports directly to the Independent Compliance Director.

Requirements: Must possess a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, Public Administration or a related field and seven (7) years of experience in an urban correctional environment with at least five (5) years at a management and/or leadership level. Candidate should have excellent management and leadership skills, cutting edge knowledge of modern corrections methods including the Direct Supervision Model of inmate management, facilities and jail construction knowledge, technology skills, and excellent written and verbal skills.

Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree or certification as one or more of the following? Certified Corrections Executive (CCE), Certified Jail Manager (CJM), or Certified Correctional Trainer (CCT). Experience in direct supervision jail management and/or experience in a jail with more than 1000 inmates, daily population, and direct supervisory experience of management teams.

An attractive salary package commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered to the selected candidate.

Interested applicants should submit their cover letter and resume' with salary requirements to maynardg@opso.us, or via mail to:
Gary D. Maynard, Compliance Director
2800 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA 70119