US Probation Office is accepting applications for a non - law enforcement support position in Albany. Part-time to Full-time time opportunity. Employment is subject to successful completion of a security background check. For detailed information, visit www.nynp.uscourts.gov. EOE
The system's mission reflects its dedication to serve the community, the courts, and the people who come before the courts. Through its officers and other employees, the system works to make the criminal justice process effective and the public safe. The system's Charter for Excellence (pdf) states the shared professional identity, goals, and values of probation and pretrial services officers.
U.S. probation and pretrial services officers, considered the "eyes and ears" of the federal courts, investigate and supervise persons charged with or convicted of federal crimes. Officers
- gather and verify information about persons who come before the courts.
- prepare reports that the courts rely on to make release and sentencing decisions.
- supervise persons released to the community by the courts and paroling authorities.
- direct persons under supervision to services to help them stay on the right side of the law, including substance abuse treatment, mental health treatment, medical care, training, and employment assistance.