Salary - up to approximately $74,000 based on workplace location, shift, experience.

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 Nurse 2 job title. Examination is held on a continuous recruitment basis, and consists of an evaluation of the candidate's education and experience against the general background of the position. A downloadable version of the examination announcements for the Upstate Nurse 2 positions and for Downstate Nurse 2 positions is available from the Civil Service web page. Downstate positions are located in the Nine-County Greater New York Metropolitan Area, and Upstate positions are located in the 52 counties north of New York City. Information about "Your Nursing Career with the State of New York", including a video presentation, is available from the NYS Department of Civil Service website.

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.

Completed application Form NYS-APP may be faxed to (518) 453-8465, Attn: Medical Recruitment or mailed to:

NYS Department of Corrections and Community Supervision
Personnel Office, Attn: Medical Recruitment
Building 2
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, New York 12226-2050

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