Probation And Parole Officer Resume Samples

A Probation and Parole Officer works with criminals and their family members to facilitate the rehabilitation of offenders. The job duties included on the Probation and Parole Officer Resume include the following – arranging mental health services like housing and employment; monitoring the behavior of the criminals, counseling and supervising criminals, performing random drug testing, monitoring employment history and performance, presenting evidence to the judge in courts; and submitting regular reports to the judges.

The following are the skills that an employer looks for from potential employers – strong communication skills; a good understanding of relevant laws and regulations, a high level of physical fitness and stamina; knowledge and experience in psychology and human behavior; and strong interrogation skills. Each state has its own employment requirements, but mostly a college degree is needed.

Probation And Parole Officer Resume example

Junior Probation and Parole Officer Resume

Objective : Junior Probation and Parole Officer with proven success in motivating and energizing diverse cross-functional teams as a key resource, critical thinker, and out-of-the-box problem solver, with the philosophy of leading by example. Expert in quickly adapting to new roles and responsibilities, even in high-pressure environments. Reputation for integrity, perseverance, and a strong work ethic.

Skills : Communication skills, Computer skills, Self- Motivated, Self-starter Initiative.

Description :

    1. Conducts investigations of client's home, work, and social environments for the circuit courts and the Board of Probation and Parole; collects and verifies data through the interview process and review of historical records; evaluates this information and incorporates into reports and records.
    2. Assesses the needs and risk levels of clients to determine appropriate supervision strategies such as individual counseling, or referral to internal programs or community resources to ensure effective client management and public safety.
    3. Identifies strengths/weaknesses that facilitate the development of short term and long term goals.
    4. Participates and assists in the vocational, educational, and social adjustment planning for all assigned clients.
    5. Provides service to assigned veterans whose employability or job adjustment is impaired by a physical, mental, emotional or other disability, or by a lack of basic education and job skills.
    6. Works together with the Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation Team to improve the employability of all assigned clients.
    7. Works with Missouri employment centers to establishes training programs to satisfy the common needs of the clients, such as computer literacy and business communication.
    8. Maintains ongoing records of supervision activity and submits reports thereof to the designated legal authority.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters of Science


Probation and Parole Officer - Temp Resume

Objective : Probation and Parole Officer with experience in the areas of Occupational Safety and Health, Construction/Emergency Services, Safety Prevention Programs, and Worker's Compensation claims. To achieve a responsible and growth-oriented position where one can utilize and enhance the capabilities and skills and to perform the best for the growth of the organization.

Skills : Detail-Oriented, Highly Organized, Able To Multi-Task, Efficient And Organized

Description :

    1. Supervise felons and misdemeanants through counseling and referrals to community resources on social adjustment problems.
    2. Enforce conditions of supervision and perform all aspects of the violation process under close supervision.
    3. Conduct criminal justice social background investigations of offenders and make recommendations for the various decision-makers in the criminal justice system (e.g., courts, parole board, pardon board, the Office of the Governor, etc.).
    4. Conduct arrests, transport violators, prepare reports to courts and parole board and attend and participate in probable cause and revocation hearings.
    5. Investigate and determine amounts of victims' restitution, set payment schedules, collected and disbursed victims' restitution, supervision fees, fines, court costs, and other criminal justice monies.
    6. Place offenders in the appropriate drug treatment, vocational rehabilitation, or mental health programs; assisted offenders in obtaining emergency financial aid and support and provided crisis intervention services.
    7. Conduct all activities in compliance with the American Correctional Association (ACA) standards which set specific time constraints, requirements, and regimens for all major activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters of Science


Senior Probation and Parole Officer Resume

Summary : To seek an active and challenging position in a growth-promoting ambiance that promotes personal and professional growth and helps to contribute efficiently for the growth of the organization. To apply to the best of any analytical, technical skill and work ethics towards achieving individual as well as assigned value to the organization

Skills : Oral and written communication skills, Knowledge of Criminal Justice System, Public relations skills, Able to work with people, Knowledge of community service placement agencies.

Description :

    1. Conducts investigations, under close supervision, of offender's home, work, and social environments for the court; collects and verifies data through the interview process and review of historical records; evaluates this information and incorporates into reports and records.
    2. Assesses the needs and risk levels of offenders to determine appropriate supervision strategies such as individual counseling, or referral to internal programs or community resources to ensure effective offender management and public safety.
    3. Maintains ongoing records of supervision activity and submits reports thereof to the designated legal authority.
    4. Contacts offenders in their homes, places of employment, or places of confinement and counsels them regarding personal or adjustment problems.
    5. Participates and assists in the vocational, educational, and social adjustment planning for all assigned offenders.
    6. Cooperates with public and private agencies and law enforcement agencies in matters relating to assigned offenders.
    7. Investigates offender violations, and under close supervision takes the appropriate action including the issuance of a warrant for an offender's arrest.
    8. Prepares statistical and other reports of work activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Associate Probation and Parole Officer Resume

Objective : Associate Probation and Parole Officer experienced in criminal justice with more than four years' experience of providing security, safety, and sanitation of facility through the supervision of security staff. Proficient in all areas relating to analyzing, investigating, and documenting incidents.

Skills : MS Office, Typing, 10-Key, Customer Service

Description :

    1. Assessed the offender's background to determine appropriate drug or rehabilitative treatment programs to address the offender's primary criminogenic needs.
    2. Monitored activities of offenders to ensure adherence to action steps negotiated through transition planning and conditions ordered by releasing authority.
    3. Assisted offenders in obtaining and maintaining employment, health care needs (physical and mental), and housing by utilizing community resources; connecting the offender to on-going community support by assisting the offender in identifying a network of family and friends with a pro-social orientation; and identifying pro-social interests and activities that are geared toward improving bonds and ties to pro-social community members.
    4. Completed appropriate warrants for violating terms and conditions of parole/probation.
    5. Responsible for United States Army Senior Non-Commissioned Officer 22 Years Successful career with a varied background in telecommunications, air traffic control, legal, personnel security, ammunition's management, and recruiting.
    6. Recognized and awarded as being the best Non-Commissioned Officer in a brigade-sized unit.
    7. Highly sought after to solve personnel and administrative issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Jr. Probation and Parole Officer Resume

Objective : Jr. Probation and Parole Officer seeking an appropriate opportunity with a strategically progressive organization that utilizes the knowledge to be a part of a team that dynamically works towards the growth of the organization and personality development. Seeking a challenging environment that encourages continuous learning and creativity, provides exposure to new ideas and stimulates personal and professional growth.

Skills : Active Listening, Social Perceptiveness, Speaking, Critical Thinking, Monitoring, Coordination, Persuasion, Negotiation, Judgment And Decision Making, Reading Comprehension, Counseling, Mentoring.

Description :

    1. Interview probationers and parolees regularly to evaluate their progress in accomplishing goals and maintaining the terms specified in their probation contracts and rehabilitation plans.
    2. Recommend remedial action or initiate court action in response to noncompliance with terms of probation or parole.
    3. Administer drug and alcohol tests, including random drug screens of offenders, to verify compliance with substance abuse treatment programs, prepare and maintain case folder for each assigned inmate or offender.
    4. Discuss with offenders how such issues as drug and alcohol abuse and anger management problems might have played roles in their criminal behavior.
    5. Inform offenders or inmates of requirements of conditional releases, such as office visits, restitution payments, or educational and employment stipulations.
    6. Write reports describing offenders' progress weekly.
    7. Give full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Probation and Parole Officer Resume

Summary : To work in a growing company where exceptional ability to multi-task, solve problems, work effectively in a team, and meet deadlines is required in providing outstanding administrative support to supervisors and managers. To obtain a challenging position by achieving the sheer height of the profession by hard-working dedication and obedience

Skills : Decision Making, Reading Comprehension, Counseling, Mentoring.

Description :

    1. Investigates prepares reports and makes recommendations for sentencing of individuals to the court, which requires interviewing offenders and their families, as well as collecting background data from various sources such as record checks, contacting schools, past employers, churches, civic organizations.
    2. Presents presentence reports and sentencing recommendations to the court and testifies in court as to the basis or factual findings and guideline applications.
    3. Supervises offenders to maximize adherence to imposed conditions, reduce risk to the community and to provide correctional treatment.
    4. Contacts offenders through office and community visits and by telephone.
    5. Investigates employment/source of income, lifestyle, and associates, which will help assess risk and compliance factors.
    6. Responsible for the detection of substance abuse and implementing the necessary treatment or violation proceedings of appropriate offenders.
    7. Communicates with other organizations and persons concerning offenders' behavior and conditions of supervision.
    8. Detects and investigates violations and implements appropriate alternatives and sanctions; reports violations to the appropriate authorities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Ph.D.

Probation and Parole Officer I Resume

Summary : Looking to enhance and foster critical thinking skills as well as better understand the legal system to make informed decisions in the field. To continue to stay abreast of the legal trends and knowledge in the criminal justice and psychology industry. Looking for a decent position and wants to be part of a successful operation, and to work for a company where there will be significant carrier development opportunities.

Skills : Therapy Techniques, Patients documentation, Communication skills, and Patient interaction.

Description :

    1. Certified officer managing caseloads of up to 120 offenders at three different locations within the department.
    2. Responsible for applicable to all three locations include; Background investigations to determine security and social risk.
    3. Responsible for Case management and counseling of offenders with diverse socio-economic and criminological backgrounds, and identification of offenders with special needs.
    4. Counseled offenders on skills and treatment needs, assisted with programs and societal re-entry.
    5. Responsible for Procurement of needed services; SSI, guardianship, and various aids prior to release.
    6. Researched and prepared probation and parole reports for the Alaska Parole Board and the Superior Court; testified in hearings, and as an officer of the court and Parole Board executed orders from both entities.
    7. Responsible for Institutional duties included disciplinary hearings, emergency training, and reporting infractions.
    8. Managed a general, and a specialized, caseload to include; sex offenders, substance abusers, youthful offenders, and special needs offenders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Probation and Parole Officer - Intern Resume

Objective : Probation and Parole Officer with proven success in quickly adapting to new roles and responsibilities. Reputation for dedication, patience, and a strong work ethic. To be a part of a dynamic, growth-oriented organization where performance is rewarded and have exposure for the development of the organization and myself.

Skills : Type 80 Wpm, Communication skills, Computer skills, Self- Motivated, Self-starter Initiative.

Description :

    1. Maintained case files and documented case activities.
    2. Investigated, reported and followed up on alleged offender violations to determine appropriate and available sanctions.
    3. Prepared sentencing guidelines and testified in circuit courts and before the Parole Board.
    4. Communicated on a regular basis with Commonwealth Attorneys, Judges, Court Clerks, Community Services Boards, and Local and State Law Enforcement Agencies.
    5. Worked directly with diverse groups of clients, co-workers and community agencies to accomplish collaborative and individual responsibilities.
    6. Provided case management supervision and documented case activities on an on-going basis in a fast-paced criminal justice setting.
    7. Charged with assisting courts in the investigation of defendants' backgrounds and circumstances to assist in the determination of appropriate sentences and in the supervision of convicted offenders who have received a sentence of probation.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate

Probation and Parole Officer, Juveline Resume

Headline : Corrections and Probation and Parole Officer with over six years of practical experience in diversified corrections organizations including supervisory experience, training, coaching, organization development, planning, design, initiatives, compliance monitoring, and strategic planning with a strong background in group process and building organizational capacity. Highly skilled in working with mentally disturbed, hostile and aggressive individuals.

Skills : Communication skills, Computer skills, Self- Motivated, Self-starter Initiative.

Description :

    1. Conducted parolee interviews regularly to evaluate their progress in accomplishing goals in their rehabilitation plans.
    2. Recommended remedial action and initiate court action in response to noncompliance with terms and conditions of parole.
    3. Counseled offenders into entering programs that would help them better themselves.
    4. Administer drug and alcohol tests, including random drug screens of offenders, to verify compliance with substance abuse treatment programs.
    5. Prepared and maintain case files for each assigned offender.
    6. Counseled with offenders how such issues as drug and alcohol abuse and anger management problems might have played roles in their criminal behavior.
    7. Conducted prehearing and presentencing investigations and testify in court regarding the offender's backgrounds and recommended sentences and sentencing conditions.
    8. Advised offenders of requirements of conditional releases, such as office visits, supervision fees, restitution payments, or educational and employment stipulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Probation and Parole Officer, Adult Resume

Objective : Dependable, detail-oriented and highly organized Probation and Parole Officer with outstanding time management and some medical and billing and coding training. Extremely costumer service qualified. Bi-lingual: Fluent in English and Spanish. Open-minded and highly adaptable to new innovation. Promptness and dedication to work. Known as a team player who is also able to work without supervision.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Management, Clerical, Administrative Assistant, Customer Service, Data Entry, Excel, Filing, Office Management, Training, Urinalysis.

Description :

    1. Interview probationers and parolees regularly to evaluate their progress in accomplishing goals and maintaining the terms specified in their probation contracts and rehabilitation plans.
    2. Recommend remedial action or initiate court action in response to noncompliance with terms of probation or parole.
    3. Administer drug and alcohol tests, including random drug screens of offenders, to verify compliance with substance abuse treatment programs.
    4. Prepare and maintain the case folder for each assigned inmate or offender.
    5. Discuss with offenders how such issues as drug and alcohol abuse and anger management problems might have played roles in their criminal behavior.
    6. Conduct prehearing and presentencing investigations and testify in court regarding offenders' backgrounds and recommended sentences and sentencing conditions.
    7. Inform offenders or inmates of requirements of conditional releases, such as office visits, restitution payments, or educational and employment stipulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Probation and Parole Officer Resume

Objective : To serve a firm by holding a responsible and challenging position to prove ability and ensuring credible performance by achieving the goal of the organization. A professionally qualified and technically accomplished professional in quality management & production. Ability to learn new technology fast and interest in working out new and innovative methods.

Skills : Therapy Techniques, Patients documentation, Communication Skills, and Patient interaction.

Description :

    1. Conduct criminal justice social background investigations of offenders and make recommendations for the various decision-makers in the criminal justice system.
    2. Serve as a service coordinator for these youth and their families, while holding the youth accountable to the court-ordered conditions of probation.
    3. Provide security back up at Juvenile Detention Facilities, as needed.
    4. Conduct arrests, transport violators, prepare reports to courts and parole board, attend and participate in probable cause and revocation hearings.
    5. Make decisions regarding the application of the Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT) defensive tactics system to include impact weapons.
    6. Conduct all activities in compliance with the American Correctional Association (ACA) standards which set specific time constraints, requirements, and regimens for all major activities.
    7. Administer drug tests by obtaining urine samples and evaluating results.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science