Under direction, acts on complaints of police officials, school
authorities, social agencies, and private citizens by conducting
investigations of suspected violations by juveniles; does other
related duties and typing.
NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative
purposes only. A particular position using this title may not
perform all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely,
all duties performed on the job may not be listed.
NOTE: Appointments may be made to positions requiring bilingual skills.
05414- Bilingual in Spanish and English.
Applicants must be able to read, write, speak, understand, or communicate
in Spanish and English sufficiently to perform the duties of this position.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Investigations the home, living conditions, neighborhood,
environment, school records, employment history, and recreational
habits of juvenile offenders.
Interviews juveniles, parents, teachers, and others to gather
facts and information.
Institutes complaint actions against juveniles, and files
complaints with appropriate county/municipal officials.
Prepares and presents juvenile cases to county judge.
May aid other law enforcement and social service agencies
concerned with juvenile offenders.
Recommends referrals of juveniles to appropriate social service
Gives talks to juveniles/adults on problems of juvenile
Prepares reports and correspondence.
Maintains records and files.
Types documents from varied forms of copy.
Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic
and/or manual recording and information systems used by
the agency, office, or related units.
Two (2) years of experience in work involving social or
other types of investigation.
Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license
valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather
than employee mobility, is necessary to perform essential duties
of the position.
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of sources and methods of obtaining information.
Ability to establish and maintain relationships with juveniles,
parents, employers, schools, and that portion of the public
interested in or concerned with the work of the agency.
Ability to prepare clear, concise, and accurate reports of
Ability to maintain records and files.
Ability to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual
recording and information systems used by the agency, office,
or related units.
Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in
English sufficiently to perform duties of this position. American
Sign Language or Braille may also be considered as acceptable
forms of communication.
Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as long
as they can perform the essential functions of the job after
reasonable accommodation is made to their known limitations.
If the accommodation cannot be made because it would cause
the employer undue hardship, such persons may not be eligible.
This job specification is applicable to the following title code(s) which
are different work week or work month and/or variants of the job class title:
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This job specification is for local government use only.
Salary range is only applicable to state government.
Local salaries are established by individual local jurisdictions.