Scozzafava joins the NYS Department of Correctional Services to recruit new COs
Assemblywoman Dede Scozzafava is joining with the New York State Department of Correctional Services in an effort to recruit new corrections officers. A Civil Service exam will be held on Oct. 16, and applicants must file by Sept. 13.
Salaries start at $36,420 per year. After six months, the salary increases to $38,310, and after successful completion of the one-year correction officer traineeship, the salary increases to $43,867 per year.Examination announcements and application forms are available and can be downloaded at www.cs.state.ny.us/exams. Additional information about the position of correction officer is also available at www.docs.state.ny.us.
“This is a great chance for many to start a career in the North Country,” said Scozzafava.
For more information, contact Daniel Martuscello, Director of Human Resources, at (518) 457-9887.