U.S. Probation & Pretrial Services Officers (USPOs) serve in a judiciary law enforcement position and assist in the administration of justice and promote community safety, gather information, supervise persons under supervision, interact with collateral agencies, prepare reports, conduct investigations, and present recommendations to the court.
USPOs, for the District of Minnesota, are committed to enhanced community supervision programming focusing more on evidence- based practices. The selected candidate will serve under the guidance of a supervisor.
An entry level U.S. Probation Officer position with a starting grade of CL-26 may be considered. The salary table used is dependent upon the position location. Promotion potential is possible within the classification and salary range without further competition. It is considered hazardous duty, which may require irregular work hours, to include nights, weekends, and
holidays. This position may also require frequent travel to divisional offices and requires a valid driver’s license.