PRETRIAL ASSOCIATE - BILINGUAL (MANDARIN/ENGLISH)
Eager to Start a Career in Criminal Justice?
WORK FOR NYC'S PREMIER PRETRIAL SERVICE AGENCY!
Our work seeks to reduce jail overcrowding and unnecessary detention in New York City.
The Pretrial Associate position supports the Agency’s efforts to process defendants for arraignment in a timely manner, using best practices in communication and collaborative working with other criminal justice stakeholders such as NYPD, Department of Correction and the Office of Court Administration.
Do you have an interest in contributing to the fair and respectful treatment of court-involved individuals?
Are you passionate about being an agent of change in the NYC Court System?
Are you fluent in Mandarin & English and looking to use those skills to help people understand the process?
Join our team of Pretrial Associates and launch your career as a criminal justice professional!
In partnership with the New York City Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice, the Criminal Justice Agency, (CJA) is New York City’s main pretrial services agency, combining operations, demonstration projects, and research under one roof. CJA provides pretrial services to the courts and about 250,000 persons arrested annually in New York City. CJA’s primary operation consists of screening criminal defendants arrested within the five boroughs of the City for pre-trial release. CJA operates 24 hours a day, conducting release interviews in police department detention facilities throughout the city.
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES
SALARY: $33K -$39K + (top salary includes night differential for shifts after 3pm)
HOURS: (Depending on Availability)
BENEFITS: This is a great entry level opportunity, with paid on-the-job training, 4 weeks' vacation, union medical, dental and vision benefits, tuition assistance, transportation benefits, and retirement savings plan.
For More Information: www.nycja.org
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