Under the supervision of the Prison Canteen Manager II, the Prison Canteen Manager I has responsibility for the overall operation of the Inmate Canteens. Additional duties include purchasing, pricing of commodities, searching markets, contacting vendors and maintaining ongoing relationships, selecting and ordering merchandise for sale to inmates, warehousing, ordering and issuing Family Visiting merchandise and providing services to the inmate population. The Prison Canteen Manager I is required to maintain order and supervise the conduct of persons committed to the Department of Corrections; prevent escapes and injury by these persons to themselves or others or to property; maintain security of working areas and work materials; inspect premises and search inmates, residents, or patients for contraband, such as weapons or illegal drugs. Persons appointed to positions in this class must be reasonably expected to have and maintain sufficient strength, agility, and endurance to perform during stressful (physical, mental, and emotional) situations encountered on the job without compromising their health and well-being or that of their fellow employees or that of inmates. Assignments during tour of duty may include sole responsibility for the supervision of inmates and/or the protection of personal and real property.
Applications may be screened, and only the most qualified will be scheduled for an interview. Eligibility must be clearly stated on your application. Applicants in these classifications must have a valid medical clearance approved prior to being hired.
In order to apply and be considered for this position, ALL APPLICANTS should submit a completed Standard State Application form (STD 678). The Standard State Application form is available at www.jobs.ca.gov under 'How To Apply.' Applications may be screened, and only the most qualified will be scheduled for an interview.
POSITION PENDING HIRING FREEZE APPROVAL. LIST APPOINTMENTS AND LATERAL TRANSFERS MAY BE CONSIDERED. APPLICATIONS MUST STATE CIVIL SERVICE ELIBILITY. ALL APPOINTMENTS SUBJECT TO CLEARANCE OF THE STATE RESTRICTION OF APPOINTMENT (SROA) LIST, DEPARTMENT RESTRICTION OF APPOINTMENT (DROA) LIST, AND SURPLUS APPLICANTS.
AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, REGARDLESS OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, CREED, AGE, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN, ANCESTRY, MARITAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER EXPRESSION, GENDER IDENTITY, POLITICAL AFFILIATION, OR PHYSICAL OR MENTAL DISABILITY CONSISTENT WITH APPLICABLE STATE AND FEDERAL LAW.
IT IS AN OBJECTIVE OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA TO ACHIEVE A DRUG-FREE WORK PLACE. ANY APPLICANT FOR STATE EMPLOYMENT WILL BE EXPECTED TO BEHAVE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS OBJECTIVE BECAUSE THE USE OF ILLEGAL DRUGS IS INCONSISTENT WITH THE LAW OF THE STATE, THE RULES GOVERNING CIVIL SERVICE AND THE SPECIAL TRUST PLACED IN PUBLIC SERVANTS.
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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The State of California is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.