Employment Opportunities

Correction Officers Lined Up

Become a Correction Officer

Learn more about the Correction Officer position and sign up for alerts about upcoming exams.
A Unique State Agency
Working at DOCCS

The New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) is a unique state agency. In addition to being a paramilitary organization, it offers a range of jobs in a variety of fields: guidance, counseling, clerical, food service, medical, educational, ministerial, maintenance, trades, industries, and community supervision. And DOCCS is proud to provide employment opportunities to our fellow service men and women.

As a DOCCS employee, you will also receive excellent benefits and various opportunities for advancement.


Work for the State of New York
Learn more about job opportunities with New York State
New York State Internships
The Student Intern Program welcomes students at New York State colleges and universities and New York State residents studying elsewhere.

Hiring Our Heroes
We Hire Veterans at DOCCS

As a paramilitary organization, we are proud to hire our fellow service men and women.