Employment Opportunities

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.

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Hiring for Emergency Limited Placement (HELP)
With the assistance of Hiring for Emergency Limited Placement, you can start or advance your career in critical direct care and health and safety positions across New York State. These jobs comes with:

Flexible schedules

Generous Benefits

No exam requirements
Work for the State of New York
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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.