Victim Witness Coordinator

You are viewing a single job/exam. Click here to view the full list of current opportunities

No.: OC-65072 Name: Victim Witness Coordinator
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 01/04/22 05:00PM
Exam Date: 02/05/22 08:30AM Price: $15.00
Salary: $45,569 - $66,570 annually (Town of Greece)

Description of Duties

This position is responsible for assessing the needs of, and providing support, referral and follow-up services to, crime victims and witnesses to assist them in coping with crises, and the criminal justice system.  The employee establishes a working relationship with the victim/witness providing necessary information on court procedures and accompanies the victim/witness throughout the entire court process.  The employee works directly with the District Attorneys in assuring coordination between court proceedings and victims/witnesses.  The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of, the Chief of Police or other higher-level staff member.  The employee may be required to work extended hours due to court schedules.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma, plus:
(A) Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with an Associate’s degree, plus one (1) year of full-time or its part-time equivalent*** paid experience in responsible public contact work,* community service work, or the court systems**; OR,
(B) Three (3) years of experience as defined above; OR,
(C) Any equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above.
*Responsible public contact work is defined as social welfare-oriented experience in human relations area.
**Acceptable experience in a court system shall include paralegal or legal assistant work which involves direct contact with judges and the court system, writing petitions, or interviewing clients.


If you are experiencing any problems with this site please email us at [email protected]. If have any other questions please contact our office at 753-1700.