Correction Officer Trainee
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Correction Officer Trainee

  • Correction Officer Trainee/NS
  • Correction Officer Trainee (Spanish Language)/NS

Correction Officer Trainees are required to participate in, and satisfactorily complete, requirements of a 12-month training program before advancing to Correction Officer. As part of the program, you will attend the Correctional Services Training Academy for a minimum 8-week formal training program.

Correction Officers are responsible for the custody and security, as well as for the safety and well-being of incarcerated individuals in state correctional facilities, shock incarceration correctional facilities, work release centers and a drug treatment campus. 

Minimum Qualifications

Review the most recent examination for information on the minimum qualifications:

CIVIL SERVICE EXAM ANNOUNCEMENT

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Recruitment: Capital Region

Correction Officer Recruitment
Capital Region (Albany to Utica)
Officer Ryan Phelps
[email protected]
518-429-8390

 

Recruitment: Central Region

Correction Officer Recruitment

 

Central Region (Utica to Rochester)
Officer Angel Johnson
[email protected]
315-975-7165

Recruitment: Northern Region

Correction Officer Recruitment

 

Northern Region
(Watertown to Plattsburgh to Syracuse)
Officer Charles Clemons
[email protected]
315-730-9447

Recruitment: Western Region

Correction Officer Recruitment

 

Western Region (Rochester beyond Buffalo)
Officer LaTonya Ayers
[email protected]
585-397-0375

Recruitment: Southern Region East

Correction Officer Recruitment

 

Southern Region
(Hudson Valley to New York City
East of Hudson River)
Officer Beatriz Urciuoli
[email protected]
845-467-7848

Recruitment: Southern Region West

Correction Officer Recruitment

 

Southern Region
(Hudson Valley to New York City
West of Hudson River)
Officer Christopher Barreto
[email protected]
845-548-4248

General Information

For general information, call the Recruitment Unit at 518.485.9500