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San Joaquin County Human Resources
STOCKTON, CA Full-time
Posted on July 3, 2019

Juvenile Detention Unit Supervisor

French Camp, California

$4593 - $5583/monthly

Final filing date:  Friday, July 12, 2019.  The San Joaquin County Probation Department is seeking to fill full-time vacancies in its Juvenile Detention Facility, a 24-hour, 7 days a week operation.  These positions require working rotating shifts, including weekends and holidays, and working overtime. The shifts are: 6:00 am - 2:00 pm; 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm; and 10:00 pm - 6:00 am.  Candidates must participate in a mandatory orientation and successfully pass a background investigation, pre-employment physical and drug screen prior to employment. 



Experience:  One year as a Juvenile Detention Officer with San Joaquin County.


Education:  Completion of sixty semester units at an accredited college or university, including at least eighteen semester units in the social or behavioral sciences.


Experience:  Two years of experience in the supervision, observation and assessment of juveniles in a detention facility or a residential treatment facility.

NOTE:  A valid California Class B (Class II) driver’s license and good driving record may be required by the nature of the assignment.

Special Requirements:  The Juvenile Detention Unit Supervisor must successfully complete one hundred and fifty-six hours of CORE Juvenile Institution training during the first year of appointment.  Employees in this classification are peace officers as defined by section 830.5 of the Penal Code and must satisfy the State of California criteria for peace officer status.  Appointees will be required to meet State-mandated CORE training requirements as defined by Standards for Training in Corrections (STC).  Employees must also conform to all other requirements necessary to hold and maintain peace officer status pursuant to the California Government Code.

For more information, see the job announcement at or contact: San Joaquin County Human Resources, 44 N. San Joaquin St., Suite 330, Stockton, CA 95202.  Phone (209) 468-3370. San Joaquin County is an Equal Opportunity Employer