Full Time Probation Officer

Full Time Probation Officer

Gilmer County has an immediate opening for a full time Probation Officer.

This position is responsible for providing comprehensive supervision and case management of assigned probationers.

The work consists of varied case management duties. The unique needs of each client contribute to the complexity of the position.

The purpose of this position is to manage an assigned probationer caseload. Success in this position contributes to probationer compliance with probation requirements.

Knowledge of judicial system, community resources, relevant local, state and federal laws, problem solving, report preparation as well and good oral and written skills is required.

Minimum Requirements

Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of an associate’s degree from an accredited college or university or be state mandated. Ability to meet current requirements set forth by the Police Standards and Training Council. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated and a satisfactory Motor Vehicle Record.

All positions require a current valid Georgia Driver’s License. All applicants offered employment are required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen, MVR and criminal history/background check.

Employment application can be obtained, filled out, and dropped off at the Board of Commissioners Office, 1 Broad Street, Suite 106, Ellijay, GA 30540 Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm or emailed to lmalota@gilmercounty-ga.gov. Resumes will only be accepted as a supplement to the completed employment application.

If applying via email please email the following documents to our office:

Gilmer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

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1 Broad Street
Ellijay, GA 30540