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    Summary

    U.S. Pretrial Services Officers investigate and supervise persons charged with a federal offense.

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    Responsibilities

    • Conducts investigations and verifies background information concerning persons charged with a federal offense when they are arrested or summoned to court.
    • Evaluates information and prepares reports for the judge prior to the initial hearing with assessment of non-appearance and danger to community. A recommendation regarding bail and/or release of a defendant is included in the report.
    • Supervises defendants who are released with supervision conditions.
    • Notifies the court and the U.S. Attorney of any violations.
    • Develops a supervision plan and maintains a detailed record of case activity.
    • Travel and contacts are conducted in unsafe neighborhoods where crime may occur.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - 25% or Greater (Travel required for field work and training).

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    28 - CL-28.

  • Job family (Series)

    0007 Correctional Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/584083000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.