Group Supervisor Nights, Probation / Detention Services Officer

  • L A, CA, United States
  • Mar 01, 2019
Full time Legal Management Other

Job Description

Group Supervisor Nights, Probation: Ensures order and security during normal nighttime sleeping hours in a facility maintained for the custody, care, treatment or rehabilitation of probation youth.  Officers must be able to physically restrain probation youth.


Detention Services Officer: Detention Services Officer positions hold the status of sworn, peace officers in the Probation Department.  (Please see the Requirements and Special Requirement Information sections for additional information on peace officer requirements and the Background Investigation process).

Positions supervise the activities of minors who are detained in juvenile halls. Incumbents serve as a member of a small team responsible for the order and security of a unit of probation youth, transports minors to medical care facilities and/or courts or other locations, and provides situational counseling, as necessary.  Detention Services Officers must be able to physically restrain combative probation youth.