Adult Probation Officer
DEPARTMENT: DeKalb County Probation and Court Services
TITLE: Adult Probation Officer
RESPONSIBLE TO: Supervisor
RESPONSIBLE FOR: Supervise and maintain a caseload of low, moderate, and high-risk clients. Complete needed risk assessments timely and accurately. Complete case plans with clients; targeting goals for clients to achieve over time. Document case notes timely and accurately. Prepare reports for court hearings. Develop positive rapport with stakeholders in the county.
DUTIES INCLUDE (Including but not limited to): See attached Adult Probation Officer Job Description
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor of Arts or Science Degree, preferably in Criminal Justice, Social Work, or Education. Prefer experience in substance abuse or mental health counseling/treatment and/or CADC. Prior grant experience a plus.
GENERAL EMPLOYMENT QUALIFICATIONS: In addition to the minimum educational requirements, successful applicant will have demonstrated ability in following:
- Oral/Written Communication Skills
- Interpersonal Sensitivity
- Problem Analysis
- Oral Fact Finding
STARTING DATE: November 27, 2023
SALARY RANGE: $44,752.39 annually
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 11/7/23 AT 5:00PM
APPLICATION PROCESS: Letters of application and resumes accepted by:
Audra Puleo; Supervisor
200 N Main Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
THOSE EMPLOYEES COVERED BY THE BARGAINING UNIT ARE REPRESENTED BY THE “METROPOLITAN ALLIANCE OF POLICE, CHAPTER 696.” INTIATION FEE AND/OR REGULAR MONTHLY FEES HAVE NOT YET BEEN ESTABLISHED.
Applicants need to be on the state approval hiring list. Applications can be filled out at: https://courts.illinois.gov/Administrative/forms/Probation/Employment/Probation-Court_Services_Employment-Promotion_Application.pdf
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