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Job opening in Portland Maine.

The U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services Office is looking for qualified applicants for a Probation and Pretrial Services Officer position in our Portland, Maine office.  Applications are preferred by April 30, 2024.

Please click here for the full job description. USPO Portland 2024.pdf

Applicants who have not previosuly been employed by the U.S. Courts must also complete the Federal Judicial Branch--Application for Employment (AO-78)




There are currently no openings available.


Internships with Probation and Pretrial Services, District of Maine

The United States Probation Office for the District of Maine, a division of the United States Courts, periodically accepts applications for internships from students interested in pursuing a career in criminal justice, law or information technology. This is an excellent opportunity for students presently enrolled in criminal justice, sociology, counseling, guidance, information technology or law to gain "hands-on" experience in a criminal justice setting.



Federal Judicial Branch--Application for Employment (AO-78)

Intern Supplemental Application

Intern Request for Permission to Participate

Intern Understanding of Risk Form

Intern Non-Disclosure Form


EEO Information for Federal Employees and Applicants

The U.S. Probation & Pretrial Services Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer


EDR Plan – Your Employee Rights & How to Report Wrongful Conduct

Employment Dispute Resolution (EDR) September 25, 2020 .pdf