Parole & Probation Specialists perform technical duties in administrative functions and units, which do not require peace officer status. Duties include casework services, investigations, tracking and monitoring assigned parolees and probationers, pre-sentence investigations, determination of restitution and supervision fees, and referral services for the assigned unit.
Positions in this series obtain and verify information; prepare and process case files and recommend appropriate action; and monitor offender activities. Incumbents are not Peace Officer's Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) certified and do not perform law enforcement functions such as conducting field inspections of offenders' worksite or residence, conducting surveillance, searches and arrests, or transporting prisoners to court or detention facilities.
Parole & Probation Specialist II's function as a fully trained specialist in the Pre-Release Unit or Interstate Compact Unit, or as a trainee in the Court Services Unit.
The Parole and Probation Division (P&P) is recruiting for a vacancy located in their Fugitive Apprehension Unit at Carson City Headquarters. Fugitive Apprehension Unit (FAU) Specialists IIs maintain a caseload consisting of offenders who have absconded supervision and have active warrants for their arrest. FAU Specialists must coordinate with Parole and Probation field officers, fugitive apprehension units such as the USMS' Fugitive Investigations Strike Team, and other law enforcement agencies around the State of Nevada and the country to track, capture, and incarcerate fugitives. FAU Specialists are also responsible for drafting comprehensive and detailed reports presented to the Court and the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners to decide on offender reinstatement or revocation and coordinating with Parole and Probation transport officers and private inmate transportation companies to extradite offenders to the State of Nevada and/or their original sentencing jurisdiction. THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME DEPENDING ON THE NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
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In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications) Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in criminal justice, social or behavioral sciences, public or business administration, or a related field; OR graduation from high school or equivalent education and two years of experience interviewing and providing guidance, explaining rules, regulations and eligibility criteria equivalent to an Administrative Assistant III in Nevada State service. One year of the experience must have included working with clients or individuals in a law enforcement, social or behavioral services environment; OR one year of experience as a Parole & Probation Specialist I in Nevada State service; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience as described above. Special Requirements A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
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