ARC is seeking a Overnight Monitor to work the overnight shift at our 80 bed Life Skills program, part of a Fire Training Program in conjunction with California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and CAL FIRE, located in Ventura County.  This is an excellent opportunity for an entry-level candidate to work at a unique program for formerly incarcerated individuals.  This position will monitor the activities and movement of program participants while working with Case Workers, Job Developers, and program partners to support the delivery of services.  This position will also provide administrative support for the program by conducting and documenting facility checks, performing data entry and communicating in writing each night to the next shift, and the team. There will also be elements of group facilitation as well as supporting participants on community outings, appointments, and ARC events, driving a program vehicle will be necessary. Experience with the criminal justice population is considered an asset, along with passion and commitment to social justice reform.


  • Monitor participant activities after hours, weekends, and holidays.
  • Conduct regular facility checks and provide corroborating documentation.
  • Administer on-site drug screening as needed.
  • Ensure all visitors to the property are supervised, verified and documented in visitation logs.
  • Provide support to group facilitation.
  • Maintain positive relations with program partners.
  • Transport participants to and from appointments and ARC functions.
  • Follow and enforce site-wide COVID Resonse Plan.


The Overnight Monitor position is entry level. Applicants should have some familiarity with formerly incarcerated individuals and/or lived experience.  This person must have good boundaries while offering empathetic support to program participants.  Experience at a residential program is a plus.

The Overnight Monitor will have the following experience and attributes:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Possess good interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Be at least 21 years of age.
  • Valid Californa Drivers License.
  • Insurable by ARC’s vehicle insurance provider.
  • This position requires clearance from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.


  • Salary $17.00/hr – $20.00/hr range depending on experience.
  • ARC pays 75% medical/dental/vision benefits for individual; 50% for dependents for full-time positions.
  • 10 paid vacation days, 6 paid sick days.

CONTACT – Elizabeth Bay, ebay@antirecidivism.org

*This position requires proof of being fully vaccinated, including a Booster, if eligible.