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Probation Officer Trainee

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City of Vacancy: 
Friday, January 11, 2013
Type of Salary: 
$2 680.4400
$2 886.5400
Name / Address of Application Recipient: 
Gene Cotter, Chief State Probation Office 605 S 10th St., Rm. 1163 Lincoln, NE 68508

This is an entry-level position.  Work involves writing presentence/predisposition reports and/or supervising clients placed on probation, as well as conducting juvenile intake interviews as needed. 

Requirements include graduation from college with a bachelor's degree in the social sciences, criminal justice or related fields; ability to write the required reports, case plans, chronological notes; ability to communicate verbally with clients, judges, school personnel, law enforcement, families; ability to read and interpret police reports, mental health evaluations, chemical evaluations; ability to maintain workload of writing reports and supervising clients; appear in court; ability to motivate clients toward self-improvement.  

The ability to speak Spanish is desired but not required.

A State of Nebraska application for employment and resume must be received by the closing date/time.

Notify the Administrative Office (402-471-4140) for special accommodations relating to the American with Disabilities Act.  For persons with hearing impairment, please call the Nebraska Relay System, 7-1-1.  AA/EOE

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