TUA Criminal Justice is very interested in providing career-related information to students. When WE hear about job opportunities, YOU will hear about them. Still, it is important that students use ALL available resources when entering the job market. SO, in addition to reviewing the job opportunities that we know about, please use the on-line job search resources link, too. NEW Job Opportunities: (Updated on 09/22/03) NEW JOBS LISTED: These listings came to my attention since the last update. Horsham, Pennsylvania investigative firm is seeking a criminal justice major for 6 month internship or temporary employment during the period of September 2003 through February 2004. The work will consist of database research regarding customer identification and verification as required under the USA PATRIOT Act. Database research will consist of commercial databases, government databases and Internet sites utilizing software and hardware provided by our firm at our Horsham office. Applicant should be well versed on the Internet and possess basic analytical skill. Please contact Renee Carlson, Due Diligence Administrator, NFC Global, at 215-657-0800, ext. 222. www.nfcglobal.com Tiffany and Co. The internationally renowned jeweler and specialty retailer with more than 120 locations around the world and annual sales of approximately 1.6 billion dollars, is looking to fill Security Officer positions. Please click here for details. DEA: Drug Enforcement Administration Recruitment Day(DEA) The DEA is hiring over 1800 Criminal Investigators ("Special Agents") and is holding a Recruitment Day on Monday, February 3, 2003, 10 am - 5 pm. Picture ID Mandatory For Attendance. Bring Copy of Transcript Location: William J. Green Federal Building 600 Arch Street, 2nd Floor Conference Rooms A & B Philadelphia, PA 19106 DEA Special Agent (Click here for more information) Border Patrol Agent (Click here for more information) United States Capitol Police (hiring over 300 new officers) Salary: $39,427 ($40,808 after 20-week training) Click Here for more information QVC's Security Department has opportunities for talented individuals to become Security Coordinators at our West Chester Operations Center and our Corporate Headquarters Studio Park location. Under the general supervision of the Security Supervisors, the security coordinators will perform a variety of security-related activities to ensure the safety and security of employees and company property at the West Chester sites. Specific responsibilities include: front desk registration, access control, building patrol, fire inspections, emergency response, log sheets and monitoring traffic/parking control. (For West Chester Operation Center only: provides security assistance at the metal detection station.) QVC offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including a 401(k) plan and employee discount. For immediate consideration, submit your resume or employment application to: QVC, Inc. attn:JE/WC/SC, 1200 Wilson Drive at Studio Park, West Chester, PA 19380; Fax: 484-701-1150; or visit the Job Opportunity page at www.QVC.com and enter the position title in Keyword Search. EOE. Drug Free/Smoke Free Work Environment. Pre-employment drug screening required. One of the ways Independence Blue Cross makes sure that we give our 4 million members the best value is by preventing fraud. Skilled and perceptive people like you are whom we rely on to help keep that promise of quality to our members. You will coordinate, or assist in coordinating the activities involved in identifying, investigating and preventing fraud. # Prepare and maintain files and supporting documentation from claims and providers files # Work on cases and gather information from surveillance's leads, and other investigative techniques to build prosecutable cases # Maintains relationships with external law enforcement agencies An undergraduate degree in criminal justice or related field is preferred, or several years of experience in specialized law enforcement. We also require: # Strong personal computer skills # Excellent communication skills # Must be detail oriented # Experience with claims and provider systems a plus. At Independence Blue Cross, we love it when our members take advantage of all the services we have to offer. What’s not so great is when people companies try to take advantage of us. That is why we hire experienced people like you to take responsibility for the accurate detection and in-depth investigation of fraudulent claims. # Evaluate and recommend course of action to management and develops evidence necessary for prosecution or payment denials # Coordinate and investigate systems and processes to facilitate the identification of fraud activities # Prepare and maintain files and supporting documentation from claims and providers files # Compile data for complex cases and gather information from surveillance's, leads, and other investigative techniques to build prosecutable cases # Work with external law enforcement agencies and perform necessary field investigations # Provide support to other investigators. # Independently investigate cases and refer the investigations to federal, state and local enforcement authorities An undergraduate degree in criminal justice or related field is preferred, advanced degrees or certifications are desirable. In lieu of degree, candidates must have 8-12 years experience in specialized law enforcement. We also require: # Minimum 3-5 years experience with financial, criminal, or law enforcement investigations # Some understanding of technical and financial aspects of the health insurance industry # Strong personal computer skills # Excellent communication skills # Must be detail oriented # Strong organizational skills # Experience with claims and provider systems a plus Intensive Case Management Supervisor. Master's degree in sociology, social welfare, psychology, gerontology anthropology, nursing, criminal justice, theology, education, or counseling. Must have 2 years case management experience and one year supervisory experience. Bachelor level candidates will be considered with 4 years case mgmt and 2 years supervisory experience. Company: Northwestern Human Services Contact: Rick Ryan SENIOR COUNSELOR/TEAM LEADER $40,000 - $45,000 (range) Terrific opportunity for an emerging juvenile justice professional, who is ready to advance to the next level and has experience in a normative systems model that utilizes a group oriented format. Growing residential school has one remaining opening for the right person to supervise the 4 p.m. - 12 a.m. shift. Student body consists of 15-18 year old court committed boys selected by the school. Experience in a normative systems model that utilizes GGI is a must. Insightful, candid, extraverted, tough poise and a buy-in to a disciplined, strength-based approach. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements immediately to: Human Resources, P.O. Box 322, Littlestown, PA 17340 or fax to 410-876-0271. Local and other Law Enforcement positions are regularly updated and posted by Temple University Criminal Justice Training Programs. Those of you interested in careers in law enforcement should check here frequently. (updated 10/10/02) PREVIOUS LISTINGS: These listings are from previous weeks. These jobs may or may not be still available. I am doing my best to keep these up-to-date. I placed an (*) next to those listings where I am most confident that openings are still available. I make no guarantees about the others. (*)Community Service Foundation (CSF) Positions: Day Treatment Counselor; Residential Counselor; Supervision Counselor Qualifications: B.A. in Education, Counseling, Criminal Justice or related field OR training/experience in human services Salary: Competitive in the Human Services field Deadline: Immediate Openings Contact: Susan Wachtel, 215-766-0901 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org NOTE: Internships Also Available!! PROSECUTION ASSISTANT The City of Philadelphia's District Attorney's Office is seeking to fill several para-legal positions. Employees in this class provide staff assistance to prosecution attorneys and perform a quasi-legal function through the review and extraction of data from court-related records, the interview of complainants and witnesses, and/or the preparations of a variety of legal documents. May involve work on an assigned shift. $27,036/yr to start with planned increases to $34,758/yr, promotional opportunities, excellent health & fringes including 11 paid holidays off. Requires an Associate's degree in Criminal Justice, which has been supplemented by 12 credits in legal practices & procedures. Must also be Philadelphia residents. Applications can be obtained at the Employment Applications Center, 1401 JFK Boulevard, concourse level weekdays between 9:00AM & 4:00PM. The application deadline is Friday, October 11, 2002. EOE/MF (*)Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS): INS is hiring over 1,800 agents this year! Position: U.S. Border Patrol Salary: mid 20k to mid 30k, depending on qualifications Process: Call the Telephone Application Process System (TAPS) line at 1-888-300-5500, ext 9916 any time, 24 hours a day. Follow the instructions provided on the recording. You may also apply on-line using this link. If you'd like more information before you apply, or you'd like to speak with someone personally, please call 1-800-238-1945. Click Here for More Details (*)U.S. Investigations Services, Inc. Position: Investigative Intern Salary: $9.00/hour; 20-25 hours per week. Duties: Personally search records and report findings; other administrative tasks. Qualifications: U.S. citizen, valid driver's license, successful completion of background check. Contact: FAX Marty Frank at 215-629-0261 Web Site for more information: www.USIS.com (*)North American Security Solutions, Inc. Click Here For Details (*)Bucks County Youth Center Position: Youth Counselor, Part-Time (weekends, nights. No minimum or maximum hours) AND Full-Time Qualifications: (Part-Time): College Student working towards BA degree / (Full-Time): BA in Criminal Justice or Related Field Salary: (Part-time): $10.00 to $10.50 / (Full-time): $29,000 and benefits Deadline: None; Immediate Openings Contact: Rick Sengollowitz, 215-340-8317 (*)PA State Civil Service Commission: Position: VARIOUS and NUMEROUS To review Employment Opportunities for College Graduates, UPDATED AUGUST 29, 2000, go to "Links To Job Resources", below. Ikea Loss Prevention Coordinator Contact: Brian Meyers, Safety Loss and Prevention Manager Click Here for more information Ikea Loss Prevention Agent Contact: Brian Meyers, Safety Loss and Prevention Manager Click Here for more information TNS Intersearch Positions: PT (Recruiters, Monitors and PC Support); FT: Project Coordinators; Analyst (knowledge of SPSS) Qualifications: 4-year College Degree; knowledge of SPSS for FT Positions Salary: "Highly Competitive" Deadline: open Contact: Sybil Ackerman, Sr. Employment Coordinator: 215-444-9697 (*)Montgomery County Courthouse Positions: various Salary: varies by job title Deadlines and Application Process: visit TUA Career Services for more information Currently, the Secret Service, DEA, and Foreign Service Diplomatic Security Special Agent positions are open. You can access these at www.opm.gov. Click on USA Jobs, then type in "special agent." This will bring you to the vacancy announcements. Also, Customs has announcements out, but it does not open until 10/18. It is only open until 11/06, or until they receive 5,000 apps. This is for US Customs Inspector and K-9 positions. That URL is: www.customs.treas.gov. Work Crew Supervisor Description: Lehigh County Juvenile Probation seeking an enthusiastic, organized individual to role model good work ethics & provide a structured environment supervising youths performing community service. Weekday hrs 8 am to 4 pm with possible weekends - some flexibility. Great entry position in Criminal Justice field. Pay: $10.82/hr Apply: Lehigh County Human Resources, 17 S 7th St, Allentown, PA 18101. Drug and Alcohol Prevention Specialist Trainee Click here for more information Eckerd Youth Alternatives Positions: Outdoor Youth Counselors; Teachers/Teacher Aids Contact: Jemelle Wilds Click Here for more information THERAPIST/EVALUATOR FT for suburban criminal justice outpatient program. Master's degree, addiction and MH experience. Ability of relate, write, work as part of a team & independently. Be part of designing new process in an exciting, creative, multi-faceted milieu. Salary Negotiable. Send resume to: A. Stillman, 20 W. Main St. Norristown, PA 19401 Social Services Case Manager F/T w/evening hours to aid an adult Center City community correction population with reintegration issues. An undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice or a Social Science degree and two years of relevant work experience with clearance through the federal BOP. Must be computer literate and have effective communication skills. Bilingual/bicultural individuals encouraged to apply. Compensation commensurate with experience and credentials. Excellent benefits, medical, dental, vision, Rx, & life insurance, vacation, educational assistance, 401(k) plan and free parking. Fax resume with cover letter and proof of academic accomplishments to: HR Dir., Kintock Group, HR Dept., 325 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19333, Fax: 215-440-1795. EEO/ Drug Free Workplace GIS ANALYST Center City District, a business improvement district, has immediate opening. Duties include: crime mapping and analysis; GIS projects; spatial analysis and training. Requires Bachelor's Degree in criminal justice, geography, urban planning or related field. Experience in ArcView. Competitive salary and excellent benefits. Fax resume with salary requirements to: Crime Prevention Director at: 215-977-7672. COUNSELOR F/T for comprehensive victims services center in Mont. Co. Counselor is responsible for providing on-going counselling to victims of sexual assault & other violent crimes incl indiv & group counselling to adults & children. Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counselling or other related field. Bi-lingual/Spanish pref'd. Competitive sal & exc bnfts. Car, state, childline req'd. EOE. Mail or fax resume to VSC, 18 W. Airy St., Norristown, Pa 19401 610-277-6386 COUNSELOR COLLEGE GRADS All Degrees Considered We are looking for individuals who are interested in working at a progressive private school for adjudicated delinquent boys, 15-18 years old. Hours 4pm to 12 midnight. This school is located in rural Delaware County, Pennsylvania, about 22 miles southwest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Counselor/Teacher is the entry level position the school offers. Contact GLEN MILLS SCHOOLS at 610-459-8100, ext. 250 or 610-358-9243 for more info. EOE.