Overview

ELKHART COUNTY GOVERNMENTAL POSITION VACANCY NOTICE

JUVENILE PROBATION OFFICER

DEPARTMENT: Elkhart County Judiciary-Court Services

HIRING RATE: Indiana Judicial Salary Schedule for Probation Officers

BENEFITS OFFERED: Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Free LTD Insurance; Free Health Clinic; Retirement Pension; 13 Paid Holidays annually; Generous Paid Vacation and Sick Time

POSITION TO BE FILLED: ASAP

HOURS & DAYS OF WORK: Monday- Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (40 hour/week)

LOCATION OF POSITION: Elkhart County Courts Building, Elkhart

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Within County & State (please complete driving page on application)

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for completing preliminary investigations and direct supervision of assigned JUVENILE offenders.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

· Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university, degree in Behavioral Sciences, Social Work, or Criminal Justice

· Must possess Indiana Probation Officer Certification or able to obtain certification within six months of employment

· Indiana Youth Assessment System (IYAS) certification from IOCS, or ability to obtain certification within six months of employment

· Effective verbal and written communication skills

· Proficiency with Windows based programs

· Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

· Must pass drug test and background check

Elkhart County Human Resources

117 N. Second Street, Goshen, IN 46526

Telephone: (574) 535-6725 FAX: (574) 535-6750

APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL POSITION IS FILLED

Elkhart County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: One location