General Manager

  • California Prison Industry Authority
  • 560 East Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630, Folsom, California
  • Oct 31, 2021
Full Time Administration and Management CORRECTIONS non-profit management Probation Public Safety Management
  • Salary: $172,068 to $191,688 USD
  • Salary Top: $191,688
  • Phone: 916-471-3365
  • Apply By: Nov 01, 2021

Job Description

California Prison Industry Authority
Folsom, California

General Manager
Annual salary range: $172,068 to $191,688
CALPIA is a CALPERS agency and offers a competitive benefit package.
Application deadline: Monday, November 1, 2021.

The California Prison Industry Authority (CALPIA) is hiring a General Manager. CALPIA is a self-supporting, customer-focused business that reduces recidivism, increases prison safety, and enhances public safety by providing the incarcerated population with productive work and training opportunities. CALPIA achieves this vision by incarcerated individual development programs and opportunities which focus on reducing incarcerated individual recidivism. CALPIA operates over 100 service, manufacturing, and agricultural industries at 34 prisons throughout California.

CALPIA is looking for a General Manager who is a visionary leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, and strong business acumen. The ideal candidate will have a passion for changing the lives of those who have served their time, giving them a second chance to become a positive contributor to society. Keeping CALPIA’s Mission and Vision in mind, the ideal candidate needs to be a strategic thinker with the ability to engage business partners, correctional staff, educators and incarcerated individuals to participate in various programs the organization provides. With a collaborative mindset, the ideal candidate will work with the Prison Industry Board and committees to adapt the business of CALPIA to align with the demands of the market but also to consider the skills, abilities, certifications, and education that formerly incarcerated individuals will need to be successful upon release. Providing a robust program with various options for all levels of incarcerated individuals is critical and the ideal candidate will have to keep steady eye on the ever-changing businesses world. The ideal candidate will have the ability to communicate effectively with elected officials, board members, legislative members and staff, correctional and business management teams as well as the media. Experience in the areas of manufacturing, criminal justice and workforce development are preferred but not required.

To be considered, please submit a completed application, cover letter and resume online:

For information about this position, please contact:

Maricarmen Peoples
CPS HR Consulting

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
California Prison Industry Authority website:

The California Prison Industry Authority is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Address

560 East Natoma Street, Folsom, CA 95630, Folsom, California 95630 United States View Map