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US District Court Jobs – Probation Technician

Website United States Courts

Job Description:

The United States Probation & Pretrial Services Office for the Northern District of Texas has an opening for a Probation Technician. The Probation Technician will assist with the investigation and supervision of persons charged with and convicted of committing federal crimes by providing administrative support for the U.S. Probation Officers. The incumbent will have the opportunity to learn about the criminal justice field and about
federal probation and pretrial services functions in the U.S. District Courts

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assisting officers in performing investigations of all types (e.g. collateral, presentence, post sentence, etc.) and learning evidenced-based practices
  • Contacting various local law enforcement and regulatory agencies to collect and record information for pretrial, presentence, and collateral investigation reports
  • Conducting law enforcement and other record checks via various automated systems
  • Maintaining case records as required
  • Participating in and contributing to ongoing training programs
  • Generating standard reports from databases and computerized systems, and data entry
  • Receiving, prioritizing, and routing all incoming materials from within the court to appropriate individuals in the office
  • Receiving, screening, and routing incoming and outgoing mail to appropriate persons or offices, and processing mail requiring special handling

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated computer and keyboarding skills
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to deal with multiple demands in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work with a wide variety of people with diverse backgrounds
  • A professional demeanor and presence

Qualification & Experience:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent; and
  • Two years of progressively responsible clerical, office or other work that indicates the possession of,
    or the ability to acquire, the particular knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties of the

Job Details:

Company: United States Courts

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dallas, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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