Deputy Probation Officer

Juvenile Corrections Officer


The Kern County Probation Department offers careers with a range of opportunities and diverse assignments. From efforts aimed at prevention and intervention, through suppression and incarceration, a rewarding career can be expected.

In addition to the Juvenile Corrections Officer and Deputy Probation Officer positions, the Kern County Probation Department provides other employment opportunities. Within the juvenile institutions these positions include cooks, custodians, maintenance staff and support services, all of which are eligible for safety retirement.

Employment opportunities are available department wide which also include positions such as accountants, fiscal support, clerical support, and information technology staff.