About the Agency
Further information on job duties and requirementa for becoming a federal law enforcement officer can be found at http://www.nyep.uscourts.gov.
- You must be a U.S. citizen to qualify for this position.
DUTIES: Back to top
Probation Officers for the U.S. Courts conduct investigation, prepare reports and assess risk and compliance
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Back to top
Applicant should have progressively responsible experience gained after completion of a bachelors degree, in such fields as Probation, Pretrial Services, Parole, Corrections or Criminal Investigations.
Ability to apply automated technology to law enforcement operations.
Ability to coordinate investigations involving jurisdictional overlap with other government agencies.
Applicant must possess Bachelors Degree. Submit copy of transcript or list of courses with credit hours, major(s), and grade-point average or class ranking. Application materials will not be returned.
Background Investigation will be conducted. Applicants for this position must pass a pre-employment medical examination and drug test.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
You will be evaluated based upon the results of in-house test and responses during a structured interview. In responding to structured interview questions you should be sure to cite specific examples of experience, explain exactly what you did, and the outcome.
BENEFITS: Back to top
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OTHER INFORMATION: Due to the rigorous duties of being a federal probation officer, applicants must not have met their 37th birthday at the time of appointment.