Probation Officer Resume Samples - Page 2

HIGH QUALITY

The best examples from thousands of real-world resumes

EXPERT APPROVED

Handpicked by resume experts based on rigorous standards

DIVERSE EXAMPLES

Tailored for various backgrounds and experience levels

Probation Officers, also referred to as Community Supervision Officers, oversee those who are sentenced to probation. Duties listed on sample resumes of Probation Officers include preparing pre-sentence investigation reports for court sentencing dates, and supervising probationers receiving a probation sentence by the judicial system. Some employers like to see master's degrees on applicants' resumes, though most prefer a bachelor's degree in criminal justice, justice administration, or a related field. Some programs also encourage students who have not yet graduated to participate in internships related to criminal justice.

Looking for cover letter ideas? See our sample Probation Officer Cover Letter.

Find out what is the best resume for you in our Ultimate Resume Format Guide.

11

Mental Health Probation Officer

Supervised convicted offenders and made sure they attended psychiatric counseling, treatment facilities and medication compliant as Court ordered

  • Verified offenders mental health care with treatment agencies, psychiatrist as well as doctors and hospital staff
  • Wrote Violations of Probation, Addendums for Judges and maintain accurate court records
  • Conducted home visits to ensure that offenders were living at address that they provided to the Courts
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
Paralegal Program
12

Probation Officer

Conducted interviews, gathered documentation, compiled reports, and made recommendations for the courts following a review of an individual's criminal, family, mental health, substance abuse, education, and employment history.

  • Monitored and enforced probationer's compliance with conditions of probation in an effort to modify behaviors that contributed to the individual's criminal activity.
  • Notified the courts of violations and provided updated reports to the courts regarding the probationer's progress.
  • Maintained contact with service providers, family members, court staff, and attorneys to ensure proper oversight and case management.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BA
Psychology
13

Deputy Probation Officer

Assumed a variety of responsibilities as probation officer. For Juvenile Intake, conducted thorough, objective investigations using variety of police, state and school reports along with risk assessments, victim statements and minors' criminal histories. As Family Violence Court Officer, presented information and recommendations to court after extensive investigations. Previously assisted department's Field Services Unit as a high-risk supervision officer.

  • Trained staff in procedural and technical issues as well as created various court and probation templates for improved efficiency and training curriculum
  • Installed LiveScan machine for collection of fingerprints and analyzing criminal histories, reducing department's reliance on other agencies
  • Co-authored department policy on use of body armor
  • Revised department's guidelines for Batterer Treatment Programs to include ethical standards, training procedures, client enrollment procedures, victim notification procedures and more
  • Served as department's reporter for Frankly Speaking program and editor and layout assistant for The Condition of Probation
  • Member of Domestic Violence Coordinating Council, Domestic Violence Response Team and numerous committees including safety, report writing, body armor, website, employee orientation, video court, Odyssey and paperless court
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice
MS
Master of Science
14

Probation Officer

Supervised a caseload of approximately 250 - 340 cases

  • Advised probationers of expectations to meet the ultimate goal of successfully completing probation
  • Assisted probationers with locating places to complete court ordered conditions, such as substance abuse evaluations, domestic violence counseling, and anger management counseling
  • Contacted counseling providers for detailed reports of probationers' progress
  • Presented cases to the Judge at revocation hearings, detailing the violation(s) of the probationer
  • Processed warrants and other court documents with appropriate departments in a timely manner
  • Responsible for monitoring payment orders for the court, such as restitution, fines, and probation supervision fees
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
BA
English
15

Probation Officer

Participated in the intake process and initial meetings

  • Manage a 300 person caseload daily with all paperwork included within each file
  • Contributed with the daily reporting of probationers
  • Attended courtroom sessions for multiple types of scheduled events
  • Submitted warrants and other appropriate documents to the Judges
  • Organized and managed file rooms and other various types of paperwork
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
MA
Criminal Justice
16

Deputy Probation Officer Intern

  • Helped students schedule after school and academic enrichment accomplishments.
  • Assisted youth with concerns and arranging appointments for services and activities.
  • Reviewed case files for appropriate assignment of services.
  • Coordinated monthly activity and home evaluations.
  • Collected program data and statistics.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Criminal Justice Administration
17

Juvenile Probation Officer

Managed caseload of 70-90 juveniles with proactive systems

  • Administered drug screens & Analyzed results
  • Directed activities of probationers and implemented proactive
  • Assisted juveniles in finding employment and ensured juveniles
  • Revocating probationers when necessary and providing sanctions
  • Ability to work with diverse probationers with various family
  • Trained other employees in case management software programs
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
Sociology 33 Gpa
MS
Criminal Justice Leadership & Management 39 Gpa
18

Probation Officer Assistant

  • Administered and analyzed drug screenings
  • Assisted probation officers with daily tasks
  • Checked in and took note of 200+ clients reporting for day reporting.
  • Trained employees that were hired for the same position.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice And Psychology; Minor
19

Probation Officer in Charge

Supervised, counseled, tracked and monitored behavior of offenders at an alternative sentencing program for juvenile males.

  • Worked with a multi-disciplinary team consisting of probation officers, clinicians and educators to deliver services such as education, counseling and drug treatment as ordered by the court.
  • Facilitated participant groups on various educational, social and probation issues.
  • Trained probation officers, clinical and monitoring staff at the JRC on probation issues.
  • Provided a disciplinary and informational link from the JRC to the court and probation.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Humanities / Social Science
Biology
20

Temp Assistant Probation Officer

Maintained a full case load while supervising clients who are court ordered to probation.

  • Regularly maintained case notes on each client.
  • Connected clients to nearby resources.
  • Promoted from an Intern to Full-Time Temp Position within 2 months at agency.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Human Services

Your Resume, Made Easy.

You are looking for your dream job and need a resume? My Perfect Resume is your solution and takes the hassle out of resume writing. Create the perfect job-worthy resume effortlessly in just a few clicks!