juvenile probation officer
- • Interview probationers and parolees regularly to evaluate their progress in accomplishing goals and maintaining the terms specified in their probation contracts and rehabilitation plans. • Recommend remedial action or initiate court action in response to noncompliance with terms of probation or parole. • Administer drug and alcohol tests, including random drug screens of offenders, to verify compliance with substance abuse treatment programs. • Conduct prehearing and presentencing investigations and testify in court regarding offenders’ backgrounds and recommended sentences and sentencing conditions. • Inform offenders or inmates of requirements of conditional release, such as office visits, restitution payments, or educational and employment stipulations.
- Responsible for supervising juveniles ages 10-17 who were referred to the department.
- Performed court related duties; ie. testified and offered professional recommendations to the court judge, presented accurate and up to date reports and information regarding juvenile being adjudicated.
- Conducted home, school and office visits with the juvenile and their parents on a weekly and monthly basis in order to monitor compliance with the department.