Criminal Justice Coordinator

County of Johnson, KS

Job Details

  • Job Function: Other; Non-Department Head; Analyst
  • Salary: $77,188 - $115,782.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 580,000
  • Where: 111 S. Cherry St. Olathe, KS 66061
  • Form of Government: County council-administrator/mgr
HOW TO APPLY

Post Date: Jan 9 2019

Deadline: Jan 18 2019

For more details and consideration, apply online at https://www.jocogov.org/dept/human-resources/career-opportunities/jobs-open-public Applications will be accepted through 4:00pm on January 18, 2019.

Summary

A career with Johnson County Government is more than just a job, it is an opportunity to serve a diverse and expanding community in meaningful ways. We challenge ourselves to be a different kind of government because we care deeply about our community and each other. Committed to our shared values, we provide excellent public service, seeking always to improve ourselves and our organization. We offer wonderful benefits, retirement plans, wellness incentives, a great organizational culture, and much more! If you’re searching for something more than just a job, something akin to a calling, then consider the challenge and opportunity of being a member of Johnson County Government!

The County Manager’s Office with Johnson County Government is currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of Criminal Justice Coordinator. This position serves as the coordinator of the County's Criminal Justice Advisory Council and coordinates the improvement of criminal justice services by working with county criminal justice and human service partners, analyzing data, and seeking appropriate resources. The main purpose of this position is to reduce the need for detention placements for both juvenile and adult offenders and make the most effective use of resources while balancing public safety with helping offenders to become productive citizens.

The ideal candidate will exhibit outstanding leadership, communication, and business skills. A Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology, Research and Analysis, or a related field is required. A Master's degree in Criminal Justice, Criminology, Research and Analysis, or a related field is preferred. Seven years of progressively responsible experience in a variety of criminal justice areas, to include criminal justice program design, development and administration, adult and/or juvenile corrections, and other rehabilitative programs for new and/or repeat offenders is required. Three years of experience in the preparation and development of a variety of statistical analyses, metrics and reports related to criminal justice programs is required. Three years of experience in the presentation of report findings and conclusions to a wide variety of audiences including government administrators, elected officials, and the public, using persuasion and logic to present data and facts in a clear and understandable way is also required. Education may be substituted for experience.

Johnson County offers a competitive salary and benefits package. The expected salary range for this position is $77,188 - $115,782 annualized and will be based on experience.

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