New Jersey Civil Service Commission Job Announcements
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Symbol:  S1000A        
Issue Date: 06/01/2019 Closing Date: 06/21/2019
Jurisdiction: STATE Salary: $57,064.10 Per Year
Num. of Positions: Vacancies Anticipated Workweek: 40 Hours per week
Application Fee: $35.00  

Open to Residents of:
New Jersey

EDUCATION:  Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's Degree.  You must indicate either possession of a degree or total number of college credits completed to date on your application.  Failure to do so will result in ineligibility.


Appointees must provide proof to the Appointing Authority that they satisfy the education requirement at the time of certification.  Failure to indicate, and provide proof to the Appointing Authority of satisfying the education requirement will result in rejection from the examination process.

Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by a recognized evaluation service.  Please upload a copy of your evaluation with your application.  Failure to do so will result in ineligibility.

NOTE:  Experience may not be substituted for the Bachelor's degree requirement.
AGE:  Minimum of eighteen (18) years of age as of June 21, 2019.

CITIZENSHIP:  Applicants must be a citizen of the United States at the time of appointment.

NOTE:  At the time of appointment, eligible candidates for this position must submit acceptable proof of meeting the indicated requirements.

NOTE:  Appointees will be required to satisfactorily complete a Parole Officer Recruit Training Program as part of the one (1) year recruit period. Such training includes successful attainment of a level of proficiency in the use of firearms.  Appointees to this position shall be required to qualify in the use of firearms on a semi-annual basis.

NOTE:  Candidates certified from the eligible list for this title will be required to undergo medical and psychological examinations administered by the Appointing Authority.

LICENSE:  Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey at the time of appointment.  

NOTE:  The responsibility for ensuring that employees possess the required motor vehicle license, commensurate with the class and type of vehicles they operate, rests with the Appointing Authority.

PROMOTION:  Appointees who successfully complete the required twelve (12) month training period will be eligible for promotion to the title Senior Parole Officer, under Civil Service Commission Procedures.

The inability of an employee in this title to attain a level of performance warranting advancement to the title listed above shall be considered as cause for separation.
SPECIAL NOTE:  After you complete and submit your online application, you will receive a confirmation page which includes information  about the Administration Guide and the Preparation Guide. Please print your confirmation page to preserve this information.

NOTE TO ALL APPLICANTS:  An abbreviated application is used for this title.  Information regarding experience, licenses/certifications, training or internships is not collected.  However, you must provide the details regarding your education.

PLEASE NOTE:  As of August1, 2017, all applications must be completed and submitted by 4:00 pm onthe closing date.
CustomerCare and Technical Support:  If you are having difficulty submitting yourapplication online, customer care and technical support are available duringregular business hours, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST, Monday - Friday, excludingholidays and emergency closings. Please email: orcall (609) 292-4144.  Please note that application support requestsreceived outside regular business hours on the closing date will not change theapplication filing deadline so PLEASE FILE EARLY.

Special Notes:
Current vacancies exist throughout the State of New Jersey.
Important Information:
  1. NJAC 4A:4-2.3(b) states that all requirements must be met as of the closing date.
  2. Online applications must be completed and submitted by the closing date listed above.
  3. Auto-fill may cause incomplete information on your application. Please confirm your name, address and phone number prior to submitting your application.
  4. If an employment list results from this announcement, it may be certified to fill full-time and part-time positions.
  5. Effective September 1, 2011, the New Jersey First residency law was enacted. Please click here for additional information.
  6. Application fees submitted via personal check or money order must be postmarked within five (5) business days of submitting your application. If your fee is postmarked after five (5) business days, or is returned as invalid, you will be declared ineligible and denied admittance to the examination process.
  7. The Civil Service Commission is increasing its use of emails as a communication tool. Please ensure that your email is always up-to-date so that important information about the testing process is not missed. Please remember to check your junk mail, spam, and clutter for these important messages.
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