Overview

Government of Alberta Probation Officer Full Time in Red Deer, AB

Government of Alberta

Branch Red Deer AB CA

Position:
Probation Officer
Location:
Red Deer, AB

Superior time management skills are critical to effectively complete case management activities. Case management experience or experience working with offenders…

Do you thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment? Are you interested in playing an active role in offender rehabilitation and community safety? Then Community Corrections is just the place for you! We are currently looking to fill a temporary position in Red Deer.

As a Probation Officer you will administer a broad range of Community Corrections programs and services to adult and youth offenders, including but not limited to probation, conditional sentence, fine option, alternative measures and community supervision. Using your advanced interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) you will conduct investigations, prepare temporary absence applications, draft reports, and attend court. Superior time management skills are critical to effectively complete case management activities.

Qualifications

Correctional Service Worker 1:

University graduation in a related field is required; or equivalent as described below:
– Two year diploma in a related field plus 2 years related experience; OR
– Completion of the in-service Criminal Justice Certificate plus 3 years related experience (applicable only to employees who have completed the certificate prior to it being discontinued on December 31, 2017).

Correctional Service Worker 2:

University graduation in a related field plus at least 2 years related experience is required; or equivalent as described below:
– Two year diploma in a related field plus 4 years related experience; OR
– Completion of the in-service Criminal Justice Certificate plus 5 years related experience (applicable only to employees who have completed the certificate prior to it being discontinued on December 31, 2017).

Preference will be given to those candidates with recent experience working in Community Corrections. Case management experience or experience working with offenders may be considered an asset.

It is recommended that applicants who have obtained educational credentials from outside of Canada and have not had them previously assessed, obtain an evaluation of their credentials from the International Qualifications Assessment Service (IQAS) http://work.alberta.ca/iqas It is recommended that applicants include the assessment certificate from IQAS or any other educational assessment service as part of their application.

Salary

$2,238.40 – $3,150.83 Bi-weekly

Notes

Final candidates will be asked to complete a security screening, and must hold a valid Alberta drivers license. This competition may be used to fill future permanent or temporary vacancies across the Government of Alberta.

How to Apply

Please submit your application on-line by clicking on the button “APPLY NOW” below. Applicants can track competition status on-line. Only one file can be uploaded, please ensure your cover letter; resume and any other related documents are submitted in one file.

PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR E-MAIL ADDRESS AS INTERVIEW INVITATIONS WILL BE SENT VIA EMAIL

If you are unable to submit your application online please send to Alberta Justice and Solicitor General, Human Resource Services, 9th Floor John E. Brownlee Building, 10365 – 97 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3W7 or to [email protected]

Closing Statement

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted. Open competitions are available to the general public and current Alberta public service employees. You must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or eligible to work in Canada.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Red Deer, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-11
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