Juvenile Detention Center Rapid Hire Job Fair is coming

Bernalillo County, NM (KKOB) — BernCo’s Juvenile Detention Center is holding a Rapid Hire Job Fair on March 16 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 5100 Second St. NW. The goal is to meet, interview and hire compassionate individuals interested in making a difference in the lives of young people in the juvenile justice system.

Available positions include Youth Program Officer I and Youth Program Officer II. Both jobs entail supervision, care and treatment of residents who are in custody at the detention center which is also known as the Youth Services Center. Hourly pay is $21.50 and $24.75 per hour, respectively, plus generous benefits and a $5K one-time sign on incentive upon successful completion of a 9-month probationary period.

To pre-register for the event, please click here. Candidates who apply in advance stand the best chance of being hired on the spot. Interviews will be held on-site so please bring your resume.

BernCo employees enjoy generous leave accruals, career development opportunities, on-site health clinic access at Alvarado Square, top-tier health care and wellness programs and one of the best pension programs in the country.