Responsible for conducting preliminary inquiries, pre-dispositional investigations with defendants, making recommendations to the court, and supervising probation clients for enforcement of court orders and probation terms.  Must be well organized, possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work in a team setting.  Bachelors Degree in criminal justice or the social sciences from an accredited college/university required.  Starting salary for this position is based on the State of Indiana salary schedule starting at $30,839.00 annually, with full benefit package.  Candidate must obtain probation officer certification within six months of employment.



Responsibilities include bookkeeping and accounting functions.  Must be able to calculate, prepare, and issue bills, invoices, account statements, assists in the preparation of grant reports, and other financial statements according to established procedures.  Bachelor's degree preferred with two years relevant experience; Associates degree required.  Must possess good communication and interpersonal skills, coupled with computer proficiency.  Annual salary up to $32,534.00, dependent upon qualifications and experience with full benefit package.



Thomas N. Frederick Juvenile Justice Center is seeking full time detention officers.  Responsibilities include supervision and security for juveniles of the detention facility.  Schedule includes weekends and some holidays.  BS Degree in Criminal Justice or Social Services preferred, HS diploma required.  Salary is $30,219.00 with degree and $29,250.00 without degree, plus bonus incentives and overtime with full benefit package. 



The Thomas N. Frederick Juvenile Justice Center seeks a full time cook.  High school diploma or GED required with minimum of two years experience in an institutional setting preferred.  Must be familiar with all facets of food and meal preparation, safety standards and sanitary procedures.  Must have an excellent attendance and work record.  Normal work hours are 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM Monday through Friday with an alternating weekend and shifts.  Annual rate of pay is $25,612.00 with full benefit package. 



George Kuta

Coordinator of Human Resources

St. Joseph Probate Court

1000 S. Michigan St.

South Bend, IN. 46601