Supervisors BREH, CALLERY and ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION CREATING A PROBATION OFFICER POSITION IN THE PROBATION DEPARTMENT

WHEREAS, the Probation Director recommends creating a Probation Officer position to assist with the additional workload resulting from Raise the Age Legislation that mandates new requirements upon Counties, effective October 1, 2018; and

WHEREAS, said new Probation Officer position will be full-time devoted to the Raise the Age population and services; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Public Safety, Personnel and Finance have reviewed the current department structure and recommend creating a Probation Officer position in the Probation Department in this instance; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That a full-time Probation Officer position (Union Job Group Gen P-6, 2019 start rate: $23.68 per hour, permanent one-year rate: $27.86 per hour), be and hereby is created effective April 1, 2019; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That the Probation Director and Personnel Director do each and every other thing necessary to further the purport of this Resolution; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Personnel Director, Probation Director, CSEA Local 818, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor LAURIA and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL: Ayes: 20 Nays: 0 Absent: 0

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