Employment Opportunities

The Berrien County Juvenile Center is a 24 hour facility. Available positions are listed on the official Job Postings (PDF). If you are interested in any available positions, please fill out an official application.

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Click on each of the types of positions below to see their job descriptions and qualification requirements.

  1. Temporary Youth Specialist ($16.49/hr.)

Temporary Youth Specialist ($16.49/hr.)

Note: This is a temporary, part-time position working a maximum of 1,000 hours per calendar year. There are no benefits. 

Required: Thirty semester or forty-five quarter hours of college education, which includes three semester or four quarter hours of psychology. 

Duties: The Temporary Youth Specialist works as an on-call employee to fill temporary vacancies in the fulltime Youth Specialist schedule. Participates in supervising and reporting on programs. The duties stated are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by a person so classified and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities.

  1. Youth Specialist I ($34,903.-$46,775.00)
  1. Youth Specialist II ($37,731)
  1. Juvenile Center Assistant  Supervisor ($42,259)
  1. Supervisor ($52,412-Z$70,236)
  1. Clinical Treatment Services Manager ($69,759-$80,755.00)
  1. Reintegration Family & Services Coordinator ($ 42,686- $57,201)
  1. Part time Cook ($13.24/hr.)
  1. Food Service Coordinator ($33,314-$44,649)