PROB/PAR OFFICER 1* - 12222021 - 25483

State of Tennessee

Sevierville, TN

Government , Law Enforcement / Probation / Parole


Position Description / Responsibilities

Job Overview

Summary: Under general supervision is responsible for entry-level probation and parole work of average difficulty, and performs related work as required.


Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications


Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree.

Other Requirements


Necessary Special Qualifications: Applicants for this class must:

  1. Be willing to and able to qualify with, carry, and use assigned weapons;
  2. Be at least eighteen (18) years of age on the date of application;
  3. Be a citizen of the United States;
  4. Have a good moral character, as determined by investigation;
  5. Complete a criminal history disclosure form in a manner approved by the appointing authority;
  6. Agree to release all records involving their criminal history to the appointing authority;
  7. Supply a fingerprint sample in a manner prescribed by the TBI for a fingerprint based criminal history records check;
  8. Have no conviction for a felony or any domestic assault convictions or have been discharged under any other than honorable conditions from any branch of the United States armed forces;
  9. Pass a physical examination administered by a licensed physician that is consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act and that relates to the essential functions of the position;
  10. Pass a psychological evaluation administered by a licensed mental health professional that is consistent with the Americans with Disabilities Act and that relates to the essential functions of the position;
  11. Submit to and pass a pre-employment screening test for use of illegal drugs;
  12. Possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license at the time of appointment;
  13. Upon appointment, successfully complete all additional prescribed course of instruction at the Tennessee Correction Academy and any and all on-line training.

Application Instructions

For more information and to apply go to: tn.gov/careers (search 25483)

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