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COMMUNITY RESOURCE SPECIALIST

The District:

U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services in the District of Minnesota has its headquarters in the U.S. Courthouse located at 300 South Fourth Street, Suite 406, Minneapolis, Minnesota. There are four field offices located in Bemidji, Duluth, Fergus Falls, and Saint Paul. The Probation and Pretrial Services Office serves the Judicial District of Minnesota, which includes 87 counties.

Position Objective/Overview:

This position will be located in one of the District of Minnesota U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Offices. The Community Resource Specialist assists the Community Intervention Administrator and officers in identifying resources for offenders/defendants in the areas of employment, General Educational Development (GED) certification, vocational training, and similar services.

This position is contingent upon budget availability and anticipated vacancies due to restructuring. Further, this position may require irregular work hours, to include nights, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify for the position of Community Resource Specialist, applicants must possess a high school diploma or the equivalent.

The selected applicant must have one year of specialized experience equivalent at a CL-24 (see specialized experience section below).

Specialized Experience

Specialized experience is progressively responsible experience, gained after completion of an education, in such fields as probation, pretrial services, parole, corrections, criminal investigations, or work in substance and addiction treatment. Advanced education may not be substituted for specialized experience.

Have specialized experience that included progressively responsible administrative, technical, and professional experience that provided an opportunity to gain (a) knowledge of workplace assessment instruments and their application, (b) knowledge of the job placement field, local employment market/data, and available employment services, and (c) skill in conducting job placement counseling.

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PROBATION AGENT

OTTER TAIL COUNTY

Position Objective/Overview:

Otter Tail County is accepting applications for a full-time Probation Agent.


Probation Agents supervise adult and juvenile clients at home, work, school and in the community.  Probation Agents are responsible for coordinating multiple services, enforcing court orders, completing investigations, and protecting the communities they serve.

Examples of Duties

·         Supervise adult and juvenile clients according to department policy to ensure compliance with court-ordered conditions.  Complete validated risk and need assessments.  Supervision includes effective intervention strategies such as Motivational Interviewing, case management techniques, and cognitive behavioral skills to guide clients toward long-term behavior change.  Office meetings, residential field visits, school visits, placement visits, and employment visits occur throughout the week.  Manage intense situations which may arise.  Be responsive to the needs of clients by addressing each issue, concern, and/or violation based on the risk/needs of each individual client.

·         Complete professional reports for the Court such as pre-sentence investigations, pre-dispositional investigations, bail evaluations, violation reports, etc.  Recommendations to the Court are responsive to the risk/needs of each individual client.  Perform court-related and administrative hearing activities.  Testify before the Court as necessary.

Minimum Qualifications:

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CLOSING DATE: March 11, 2021

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CORRECTIONS SUPERVISOR – ADULT CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

HENNEPIN COUNTY

Position Objective/Overview:

The Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation (DOCCR) is seeking multiple Corrections Supervisors for the Adult Corrections Facility (ACF), located in Plymouth, MN. This position will supervise staff and resident activities to ensure security of the facility, control and safety of residents, and the enforcement of Minnesota laws and Department of Corrections licensing standards.

Minimum Qualifications:

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CLOSING DATE: March 1, 2021

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CORRECTIONS INSTITUTIONAL SUPERVISOR

HENNEPIN COUNTY

Position Objective/Overview:

Join the Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation (DOCCR) in the role of Corrections Institutional Supervisor at the Adult Correctional Facility (ACF). This role will offer a wealth of growth opportunities in the form of management, staff development, mentoring, and coaching. If you are passionate about helping develop the best team possible while continuing to grow as a professional, then this role may be for you.

Minimum Qualifications:

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CLOSING DATE: March 4, 2021

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DATA QUALITY ADMINISTRATOR

The District:

U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services in the District of Minnesota has its headquarters in the U.S. Courthouse located at 300 South Fourth Street, Suite 406, Minneapolis, Minnesota. There are four field offices located in Bemidji, Duluth, Fergus Falls, and Saint Paul. The Probation and Pretrial Services Office serves the Judicial District of Minnesota, which includes 87 counties.

Position Objective/Overview:

This position is located in the U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Office in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Data Quality Administrator is responsible for the veracity and efficiency of the case information system. The incumbent provides quality assurance of all electronic entries through research and analysis of both accuracy and timeliness of information. The Data Quality Administrator recommends appropriate actions, conducts training, maintains the client database, tests new releases, and acts as a lead for support staff in the absence of supervisor. The incumbent will supervise employees involved in operational activities that support line officers, to include assigning and reviewing work, evaluating performance, and recommending disciplinary actions.

This position is considered hazardous duty, which may require irregular work hours, to include nights, weekends, and holidays.  This position may also require frequent travel to divisional offices. 

Minimum Qualifications:

This position is open to current judiciary employees.  The selected applicant must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to work at a CL 26. 

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ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT STAFF COORDINATOR

The District:

U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services in the District of Minnesota has its headquarters in the U.S. Courthouse located at 300 South Fourth Street, Suite 406, Minneapolis, Minnesota. There are four field offices located in Bemidji, Duluth, Fergus Falls, and Saint Paul. The Probation and Pretrial Services Office serves the Judicial District of Minnesota, which includes 87 counties.

Position Objective/Overview:

We are looking for a dynamic leader who will coordinate and supervise support functions in the District of Minnesota U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Office, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The incumbent oversees day-to-day operations of the office, including monitoring processes and procedures, case management database systems, and management of physical facilities and repairs. The incumbent analyzes, develops, evaluates, and improves operational work methods and procedures; manages and responds to data entry concerns regarding a variety of Probation databases; provides first level approval on invoices; manages the Probation Office internet/intranet and social media content; develops and implements audio-visual programming for the office; and other administrative tasks to support the mission of the office.

This position is contingent upon budget availability. This position may require irregular work hours, to include nights, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify for the position, applicants must:

  • Have graduated from high school or an equivalent. 
  • Have at least two years of general work experience and one year of specialized experience at a CL24 level. 


To Apply: Click here for more information

 


ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT STAFF COORDINATOR

Position Objective/Overview:

We are looking for a dynamic leader who will coordinate and supervise support functions in the District of Minnesota U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Office, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

The incumbent oversees day-to-day operations of the office, including monitoring processes and procedures, case management database systems, and management of physical facilities and repairs. The incumbent analyzes, develops, evaluates, and improves operational work methods and procedures; manages and responds to data entry concerns regarding a variety of Probation databases; provides first level approval on invoices; manages the Probation Office internet/intranet and social media content; develops and implements audio-visual programming for the office; and other administrative tasks to support the mission of the office.

This position is contingent upon budget availability. This position may require irregular work hours, to include nights, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify for the position, applicants must:

 - Have graduated from high school or an equivalent.

 - Have at least two years of general work experience and one year of specialized experience at a CL24 level.

 - Have specialized experience that included progressively responsible administrative, technical, professional, supervisory or managerial experience that provided an opportunity to gain:

  • Skill in developing the interpersonal work relationships needed to lead a team of employees,
  • The ability to exercise mature judgment, and
  • Knowledge of the basic concepts, principles, and theories of management and the ability to understand the managerial policies applicable to the judiciary unit involved; and Guide to Judiciary Policy.

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COMMUNITY RESOURCES SPECIALIST

Position Objective/Overview:

This position will be located in one of the District of Minnesota U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Offices. The Community Resource Specialist assists the Community Intervention Administrator and officers in identifying resources for offenders/defendants in the areas of employment, General Educational Development (GED) certification, vocational training, and similar services.

This position is contingent upon budget availability and anticipated vacancies due to restructuring. Further, this position may require irregular work hours, to include nights, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify for the position of Community Resource Specialist, applicants must possess a high school diploma or the equivalent.

The selected applicant must have one year of specialized experience equivalent at a CL-24 (see specialized experience section below).

Specialized Experience

Specialized experience is progressively responsible experience, gained after completion of an education, in such fields as probation, pretrial services, parole, corrections, criminal investigations, or work in substance and addiction treatment. Advanced education may not be substituted for specialized experience.

Have specialized experience that included progressively responsible administrative, technical, and professional experience that provided an opportunity to gain (a) knowledge of workplace assessment instruments and their application, (b) knowledge of the job placement field, local employment market/data, and available employment services, and (c) skill in conducting job placement counseling.

Closing Date: Open until filled. Preference will be given to resumes received by Friday, February 26, 2021, at 5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time.

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