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MODOC COUNTY PROBATION DEPARTMENT has an opening for a Probation Officer I/II.

Applications are currently being accepted. Salary is based on prior employment history, experience and education. The optimal candidate will have experience with probation, law enforcement, social work, and/or the courts. This position will be responsible for typical Probation Officer duties including investigations, dispositional reports, supervision of defendants and youth, foster care placement, diversion, intervention, collection of urinalysis tests and court appearances. To qualify for this position, a person must be able to pass a background check, have a valid driver’s license and be free from felony convictions. The ability to successfully complete PC 832 training, the Probation Officer and Placement Core training are also necessary. Successful applicants will be invited for testing.

For complete job descriptions contact the Probation Department at 326 S. Main Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 or visit the county website. The application can be found at or at the Probation Department Office. EOE.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Associate's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check
  • Accessible by Public Transportation: No
    Salary Range: PO I Salary Range $2,822-$3,602 PO II Salary Range $3,101-$3,959