Correction Officer

Correction Officer

Staring Salary $40,934

Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma.

Special Requirement: Candidates must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age at time of appointment. United States citizenship and possession of a NYS driver's license at time of appointment.

Notes: Candidates being considered for appointment must meet physical / medical standards. In accordance with state laws, a Correction Officer is a peace officer and must be qualified to hold such position. Permanent appointments to this class are subject to satisfactorily completing training standards prescribed by the NY State Commission of Correction. Candidates must also pass medical, physical agility and drug testing examinations and will be fingerprinted and process for a complete background investigation.

Additional Benefits Offered:

  • Major Medical & Dental
  • 25 Year Retirement

How to apply?

Visit the website of the Ulster County Personnel Department and download an application.