The County of El Dorado is conducting this recruitment to establish a list that will be used to fill future extra help vacancies in the department's juvenile detention facilities located in Placerville and South Lake Tahoe. Applicants will be referred based on the location preference specified in the supplemental questions.
Written exams have been tentatively scheduled for the weeks of:
If it is determined that you meet the minimum qualifications and are therefore eligible to participate, you will be notified by email at least one week prior to the exam. At that time, you will be required to confirm participation. Failure to confirm or notify us that you are unable to attend will result in a voluntary withdrawal from the recruitment. Those applicants that pass the written examination will be placed on the eligible list.
Under general supervision, performs a variety of duties to ensure the safety and security of juvenile detainees in a County Juvenile Facility.
Education and Experience:
Deputy Probation Officer I - Institutions:
Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate.
Deputy Probation Officer II - Institutions:
Equivalent to possession of an Associate of Arts degree or completion of sixty (60) college level semester units,
One (1) year of experience counseling and overseeing juveniles in a detention facility at a level equivalent to the County's class of Deputy Probation Officer I – Institutions, including successful completion of probationary period and required Juvenile Corrections Officer CORE training, 832 PC training and CPR/First Aid training. Additional experience equivalent to the County's class of Deputy Probation Officer I – Institutions, beyond the one (1) year of required experience, may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis.
Official County of El Dorado on-line application required
Visit our web site for more detailed information about this and other opportunities and to fill out the required application:
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VETERANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY