Dec 2, 2015

Corrections Advisor - Level IV

Employer: Dyncorp International
Location: Haiti  Port Au Prince

Security Clearance: Moderate Risk Public Trust (MRPT)

Job Summary
Corrections Advisors will provide a broad range of advice and technical assistance on corrections assistance issues.

Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
Serve as leaders (e.g. Contingent Commanders) for smaller missions or deputy leaders (e.g. Deputy Contingent Commanders) for large and/or complex missions.
Function at the senior executive level and set overall mission direction, working closely with INL.
Liaise regularly with USG, senior host government, and international actors.
May serve in very senior specialist roles.
Perform other duties as required.

Knowledge & Skills
Ability to demonstrate effective communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills.
Proficiency in English at the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) Language Proficient Rating of 4 required.
Proficiency in French and Haitian Creole at the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) Language Proficient Rating of 3 required.
Ability to evaluate job task performance of others within assigned field and to make appropriate recommendations for correct task performance.
Ability to effectively train other individuals in specified areas of expertise.
Effective analytical and communications skills.
Effective ability to form strong partnerships in a diverse culture.
A working knowledge and demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid United States driver’s license.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Moderate Risk Public Trust.

Experience & Education
Eight (8) years of work experience with a minimum of five (5) years of experience within the correctional service field.
Must be currently employed in the correctional service field or be recently retired/separated within the last five years.
Minimum ten (10) years of progressive experience in the corrections/probation field. Including four (4) years at the senior management level (rank of warden or equivalent in a facility of at least 500 beds or a probation district or regional supervisor).
Bachelor’s degree in a related field or law enforcement command training.
Overseas experience working in a senior level position on an international corrections assistance mission is preferred.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
Ability to perform key responsibilities under conditions which may include:
limited supervision and resources, personal security risks, conflicting and changing priorities, primitive life support (lodging, food, and HVAC), language barriers, transportation limitations, disease, etc.
Must be able to pass and maintain the physical fitness, psychological, medical, defense tactics, and fire arms qualification requirements set forth by the contract.

This is an international position. Ability/Available to travel internationally to and around austere environments.

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

EXECUTIVE ORDER 11246 Prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, or national origin and requires affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and employees treated, without regard to race, sex, color, genetic information, religion, or national origin. (Enforcement Agency: U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs).

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