Department of Corrections and Community Supervision


Salary – the hiring rate is $32,653 and the job rate is $40,136.

A number of openings exist throughout New York State.

Secure work environment.

Extensive New York State benefits include: retirement/pension, health insurance, prescriptions coverage, dental coverage, vision benefits, 13 vacation days annually, 12 holidays, sick leave.

Openings are for the Plant Utilities Assistant job title. In order to be considered for appointment to this position, you will need to take a written examination which is held on a continuous recruitment basis. A downloadable version of the examination announcement for the Plant Utilities Assistant is available from the Civil Service web page.

How to apply

Complete application Form NYS-APP  , or call NYS Department of Correctional Services Personnel at (518) 457-8132 to request an application packet. Note: There is no filing fee.

The completed application Form NYS-APP is to be mailed to: New York State Department of Civil Service, Alfred E. Smith State Office Building, Albany, New York 12239

If you have any questions please feel free to call Judy Canniff at (518) 457-8132, or write to:

NYS Department of Correctional Services
Personnel Office, Room 109
Attn: Recruitment Unit
Building 2
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, New York 12226-2050

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