The mission of Maryland Correctional Enterprises (MCE) is to provide structured employment and training activities for offenders in order to improve employability upon release, to enhance safety and security, to reduce prison idleness, to produce quality, saleable goods and services, and to be a financially self-supporting State Agency.
Maryland Correctional Enterprises endeavors to employ all eligible offenders to reduce recidivism and to be a financially successful organization. We strive to ensure continued professional development and training for our civilian and inmate staff. We will be an integrated, well-managed, technologically progressive and eco-friendly organization that will provide our customers with the highest quality goods and services.
The following beliefs (core principles) support our mission and vision statements:
Quality and Customers –
We are committed to provide our customers with the highest quality products and customer service in all areas of Maryland Correctional Enterprises.
Financially Successful –
We will manage our financial resources (assets, profits, sales, cash, investments) to support existing operations and future expansion.
Transition Services –
We are committed to quality training and preparation of our inmate work force to enhance their employment opportunities upon release.
We value effective leadership and strive for impartiality and fairness in the workplace. We encourage personal and professional development. We recognize and reward dedication and commitment to excellence.
Teamwork and Communications –
We value each employee as an important part in helping to achieve the mission of the agency through teamwork and effective communications.