City of Tiffin seeking probation officer

The City of Tiffin is looking for a Probation Officer at the Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court.

Candidates should have the following requirements:

  • Able to advise and counsel adult probationers
  • Assist probationers in carrying out the court’s conditions of probation
  • Maintains frequent contact with probationers to enhance positive adjustment and deter further charges
  • Reports to the Bailiff
  • Carry a caseload
  • Prepare reports and recommendations for use by the court in making dispositions of offenders and may appear in court to provide information regarding recommendations
  • Plans and monitors supervision programs designed to enable probationers to assume responsibility for their behavior and to comply with conditions of probation.
  • Develops and utilizes community resources for probationers.  Establishing restitution payment schedules.  Providing court ordered drug screening
  • Associate’s degree or higher
  • Experience preferred
  • Must have a valid Ohio driver’s license
  • Skilled in use of standard software applications
  • Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing
  • Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, departments and the general public. 
  • Must be able to obtain OPOTA firearms certification.

To apply, send resume with cover letter, salary requirements, and completed copy of the application (can also be found under FORMS on www.tiffinohio.gov) to P.O. Box 694, Tiffin, OH  44883.