PROBATION OFFICER - RED LAKE NATION TRIBAL COURTS
September 22, 2020
RED LAKE NATION TRIBAL COURTS
Open: September 21, 2020
Closing: October 16, 2020 @ 12:00 p.m.
The Probation Officer shall perform a variety of probationary related duties for adult and juvenile offenders in
the Red Lake Tribal Courts. Reports to Court Administrator, full-time position w/benefits, salary; DOQ.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
●Prepare status reports as requested by the Red Lake Nation Tribal Court.
●Communicate with community-based service providers to ascertain probationer compliance with
●Coordinate with other jurisdictions and collaborative partner's requests for information regarding client
●Implement and maintain adult and juvenile case files, court dates and meeting dates to ensure client case
management system is up to date.
●Supervise client probationary and court requirements, including weekly check-ins; compliance with
terms thereof; and filing contempt of court actions for violation of court orders.
●Coordinate programs regarding alternative sentencing, including the following areas: education,
community service, training, etc.
●Arrange and monitor placement of probationers in various rehabilitation and/or treatment programs.
●Must work with all phases of community in confidential, non-judgmental manner.
●Participates in meetings, in-service training, staff development, and other professional growth activities
as required or needed.
●MAINTAIN CONFIDENTIALITY AT ALL TIMES.
●Maintains accurate and up to date case records in a neat and legible prescribed form.
●Plans office activities, conferences, and field visits in connection with investigation and supervision
●Perform other duties as assigned and as needed.
●High School Diploma/GED.
●Previous experience in law enforcement, courts, probation, social work fields.
●Basic written and oral communications skills.
●Knowledge of Red Lake Nation Tribal Court intervention programs.
●Computer literate, including Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook) etc.
●All applicants are subject to the Tribe's Drug and Alcohol Free Work Place Policy.
●Be able to work, on occasion, after hours and on weekends to monitor client compliance.
●Must have a valid Minnesota State issued driver's license and automobile insurance.
●Employment contingent upon successfully passing Pre-Employment Drug/Alcohol Test and Background
TO APPLY: Applications (w/resumes attached) are being accepted at the Red Lake Human Resources
Department, P.O. Box 546, Red Lake, MN 56671 Phone (218) 679-1847 *Fax (218) 679-4176.