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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.

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Probation Officer

Supervise a caseload of over 225 adult probationers

  • Interpret court orders and conditions of probation with probationers. Input new cases within the probationer database system.
  • Monitor offender compliance with court ordered programs. Counsel defendants to encourage offender accountability.
  • Investigate probation violations and draft arrest warrants
  • Testify in court and maintain positive working relationships with judges, state attorneys, and court personnel
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
History
MA
Aviation Safety
42

Probation Officer

Maintain active caseload of 150 probationers

  • Conduct face to face meetings with probationers
  • Supervise collection of state ordered fines and fees
  • Coordinate community service work site and program assignments
  • Participate in court hearings and draft legal documentation
  • Administer drug and alcohol screens
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
43

Adult Probation Officer

Enforce compliance and monitor Court release orders, improving departmental efficiency

  • Provide community protection through accountability measure implementation
  • Present defendants with referrals, Self-Help Programs, and employment opportunities
  • Monitor drug tests, administer Breathalyzers, and make important recommendations
  • Compile reports, keeping the Courts abreast re defendant behaviors / progress
  • Visit defendant's homes, schools, and employment, ensuring parole conditions' fulfillment
  • Refer bench warrant cases to Fugitive Apprehension Unit, streamlining arrest process
  • Conduct intake interviews, assigning reporting rules based on supervisory levels and court- ordered release conditions
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Sociology
MA
Psychology
Criminal Justice Certification
44

Parole/probation Officer

Supervise offenders that are placed in the community by the courts or state correctional facilities

  • Monitor offenders that are place on electronic monitoring
  • Recommend treatment plans to help offenders become successful in society
  • Ensure offenders follow the law and parole/probation order
  • Prepare reports for offenders who are in violations of their parole or probation.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Criminal Justice
45

Juvenile Probation Officer

  • Monitor a certain number of juveniles assigned to my caseload.
  • Complete reports for the judge when a juvenile is taken to court.
  • Administer random drug tests to clients.
  • Transport clients to various placement facilities when deemed
  • Complete case closing reports for those juveniles who have
  • Attend various meetings with different agencies concerning the juveniles on my caseload.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Psychology / Sociology
46

Juvenile Probation Officer

  • Supervised juveniles placed on probation
  • Worked with parents and juveniles in regards to successful progress with cases
  • Conducted reports on a daily basis in regards to compliance, treatment, social history
  • Conducted interviews as needed
  • Worked with multiple agencies to ensure positive outcome in all cases
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Bachelor of Science
47

Probation Officer

  • Responsible for the supervision and case management of adult clients sentenced to probation.
  • Utilize motivational interviewing in gathering information regarding client's risk and needs while developing case plans to support each client in their individual stage of change.
  • Provide appropriate referrals for treatment and other community resources.
  • Maintain contact with outside agencies to ensure compliance with supervision and treatment.
  • Provide written reports to the court as well as verbal testimony regarding client progress and compliance.
  • Maintain documentation necessary to comply with state supervision standards.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Specialization

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