MARION COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
100 HIGH STREET NE
SALEM, OREGON 97301
Updated: November 04, 2013
Job Classification: Deputy Sheriff - Parole & Probation - Trainee & Certified
The Marion County Sheriff's Office is currently recruiting for Deputy Sheriff - Parole & Probation. The department is building an ongoing eligibility list for current and future positions.
Trainee Level: $20.25 - $28.51-- Hourly
Certified Level: $22.30 - $33.16 Hourly
Employees who are fluent in Spanish, Russian and/or American Sign Language and use these skills while on duty will receive an additional 5% per month after passing a Standardized Language Fluency test administered by Marion County.
General Statement of Duties: Performs professional corrections work of a difficult nature with adult clients in the Parole and Probation Division; investigates, counsels, and manages clients in the community; performs other duties as required.
The Marion County Sheriff's Office is committed to the delivery of quality services. Each member of the team is encouraged to participate in delivering progressive and cost effective law enforcement services to the public. Responding to an increasingly diverse population, the Marion County Sheriff's Office holds a strong commitment to community policing practices. Deputies seek to build a dynamic partnership with the public in order to enhance the security and quality of life for all they serve. Each member of the Sheriff's Office staff is held accountable to consistently seek and find ways to affirmatively promote, preserve and deliver a feeling of security, safety and quality services to members of the community.
Salem, the state's capital city, is located in the center of the Willamette Valley - one of the most fertile and agriculturally productive regions in the world. This area, dotted with cities, farms, and forests, is considered one of the most livable in the country, offering low cost-of-living, good schools, and year-round pleasant weather. Salem is located less than one hour from Oregon's major metropolitan area, Portland, and is approximately an hour and one-half from the Pacific Ocean, the Cascade Mountain Range, and beautiful Mt. Hood.
Population: Marion County 315,000
Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
Prepares automated chronological records, warrant requests, structured sanction reports, violation reports, special reports, and other records necessary for effective supervision.
Accesses information from the Oregon Judicial Information System, Corrections Information System and OASIS.
Assesses offender risk by utilizing validated risk assessment tools.
Conducts personal interviews with offenders and families to ascertain needs.
Confers with families regarding facts related to individual cases.
Develops individual case plans to meet case objectives.
Conducts inter-regional transfer investigations, pre-release field investigations, offender employment and home contacts; provides assistance to law enforcement agencies responding to complaints on corrections offenders.
Confers with supervisors and other social welfare agencies, schools, churches, public health agencies, substance abuse treatment providers, housing providers, employment counselors, other treatment programs, law enforcement and others relative to individual cases.
Appears in court as required; attends mandated training.
Attends unit and other meetings.
Conducts arrest of offenders, files detainers, deals with aggressive or hostile situations, and interacts to diffuse aggressive behavior.