Please Note: Until further notice, applications can be submitted via email to the contact person listed below.
JOB POSTING NO: 064001H1
PAYROLL TITLE: PAROLE OFFICER III
EXTENDED TITLE: Hearing Officer
SALARY: GR. B17 - ($3907.84 / Monthly)
VACANCY LOCATION: Houston, TX
UNIT/DEPT: Board of Pardons and Paroles
PAYROLL JOB#: 715384
Hazardous Duty Pay
Law Enforcement & Custodial Officers System (LECOS) Retirement
Telephonic Interviews Will Be Accepted
Work Site Visits Will Not Be Conducted
No Study Material
1.Bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by an
organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education
Accreditation (CHEA) or by the United States Department of Education
(USDE). Major course work in Criminal Justice, Law, Public
Administration, Social Work, or a related field preferred.
2.Four years full-time, wage-earning criminal justice or social
services experience to include two years in parole, probation, or in
conducting or reviewing administrative hearings
current active license to practice law in the State of Texas and one
year full-time, wage-earning criminal justice or administrative law
Must maintain a current active license to practice law in the State
of Texas during employment with the Board of Pardons and Paroles
through the State Bar of Texas or other appropriate Texas licensing
3.Computer operations experience preferred.
A writing exercise which may include spelling, grammar,
punctuation, proofreading, letter and/or report composition
may be administered as part of the selection process.
The salary for an ERS Retiree (or non-contributing member) will
The following Military Occupational Specialty codes are generally
applicable to this position. Applicants must fully complete the
summary of experience to determine if minimum qualifications are met.
31, 19, 18, 11, 31C, 31E, 31B, 19K, 19D, 18B, 11B, 749X, 649X, MA,
5811, 5831, 5832, 5804, 58, 3P
Skill to type 45 WPM net with no more than 10 errors preferred.
Applicants must submit the State of Texas Application For Employment and the applicable supplement for outside applicants (PERS 282) or current TDCJ employees (PERS 598) to the contact person listed on the job posting. Applications may also be submitted through the TDCJ website or the Work In Texas website. If submitted through Work in Texas, the applicable supplement must also be submitted to the contact person. Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to the contact person's email address; however, applications will not be accepted by email.
Board of Pardons and Paroles
8610 Shoal Creek Blvd
Austin, TX 78757
Faxed applications must be complete and legible in order to be considered and must not have been sent from a fax machine located at a TDCJ unit or department.
Applications must be received by the contact person by 5:00PM on 11-04-2020. A complete job description and all application forms may be obtained at the above address or by viewing the Job Description. Job Descriptions are available in PDF format which maybe read with the free Adobe Reader.
Texas Department Of Criminal Justice