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Job Title:  PRISON FARM SUPERVISOR

PRISON FARM SUPERVISOR - 60010725
Posting Close Date:  N/A
Location: 

CARSON CITY, NEVADA, US, 89701

Requisition Id:  2864

PRISON FARM SUPERVISOR - Requisition ID: [[id]] 

Recruitment Type: Open Competitive 

Posting Close Date: N/A 

Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa  

 

Department: DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

Division: DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS 

Business Unit: HR-PRISON RANCH 

Work Type: PERMANENT 

*Pay Grade: GRADE 27 

Salary Range: $37,897.20 - $55,206.72 

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time 

 

Recruiter: HOLLY ROEL 

Phone:  775 977-5714 

Email: hroel@doc.nv.gov 

 

 

Position Description

Under general supervision of a Prison Industries Supervisor, oversee the operation of a correctional institution dairy, producing and processing milk and milk products for institutional use and sale; manage a dairy herd, including breeding, feeding and caring for at least 120 head; instruct inmates in the care of dairy cattle and milk processing. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform advanced-level work and may provide work direction and training to others.

 

The Nevada Department of Corrections has a vacancy for a Prison Farm Supervisor at Northern Nevada Correctional Center (NNCC), in Carson City, Nevada. The incumbent is responsible for maintaining cropland on the prison ranch including irrigation, planting, pest control, as well as harvesting and maintenance on equipment. This position also assists with livestock-related tasks as well. Must be able to operate equipment and be able to train inmate labor on farm-related tasks.  

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-9_0//

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Three years of general farm experience, one year of which was supervising a crew of farm laborers.

 

The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam

  • The exam will consist of an application and resume evaluation. It is essential that applications/resumes include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

 

Special Requirements

  • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
  • A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to operate and repair farm tools and equipment
  • Working knowledge of modern farming principles, methods and techniques relative to field crop production.
  • Working knowledge of the care and feeding of dairy livestock.

This recruitment may close at any time based on the number of applications received.  Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

 

*The salary range indicated in this announcement is based on the Employee/Employer retirement compensation schedule. An employer-only option is available at a reduced salary range.

 

The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

 


Nearest Major Market: Carson City
Nearest Secondary Market: Reno