City of Des Moines
Probation Officer, 6 Month Contract Position – 24 hrs/wk. the Probation Officer provides professional probation services for misdemeanant offenders for the Des Moines Municipal Court, performs case management duties, meets with probationers to discuss progress, provides counseling;
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Sociology, Psychology, Criminal Justice or any other closely related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential elements of the job; One year of interviewing and social/ psychological diagnosis experience preferably in the criminal justice system or any combination of education and experience that would demonstrate the ability to successfully perform the duties; Two years of experience in the criminal justice system, social work, or similar field that includes caseload management, direct client services.
Salary: $35-40hr DOQ.
Complete the online application at https://desmoineswa.applicantpro.com/jobs/and attach a resume and cover letter explaining how you meet the requirements. Open until filled. First review of applications on December 2, 2019.