Riverside Community Corrections is seeking qualified applicants for a grant-funded Probation Officer to conduct intake interviews; monitor clients' progress; testify in court; supervise probationers; prepare files and records. Starting salary will be $43,704.00.
Successful candidate must have general knowledge of community resources; general knowledge of the Department of Criminal Justice Services, Code of Virginia Laws and Ordinances, District and Circuit Courts, and County policies and procedures; general knowledge of factors related to crime and delinquency; ability to communicate ideas effectively both orally and in writing; ability to make decisions and interpretations in accordance with established rules, policies, and procedures; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, associates and the general public.
Candidate must have any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university with major work in sociology, psychology or related field and some experience in the criminal justice field. Previous criminal justice experience and experience testifying in court strongly preferred.
Possession of a valid Virginia Driver's license required. Possession of, or ability to obtain, VCIN certification required. Must be able to successfully complete required job related testing. Pre-employment drug testing and criminal background check, to include fingerprinting, required.
To apply online visit the website at www.princegeorgecountyva.gov . To be considered for this position, applicants must submit a County application. Applications should be submitted online. For additional information,
please call (804) 722-8669. EOE.
Prince George County, VA - 8 months ago