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Department of Human Resources

Per Diem Correction Officer

Must possess current Peace Officer Certification
Previous Correction Officer experience preferred


A) Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and two (2) years of full-time work experience in any field including active duty service in the armed forces of the United States; OR;

B) Completion of 60 credit hours from a regionally accredited college or university or one accredited by the New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees; OR;

C) An equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must possess at time of application and maintain a valid driver’s license.

SPECIAL NOTE: All applicants are subject to satisfactory completion of an extensive background investigation. Such investigation requires that all prospective candidates for employment be fingerprinted at own cost. Conviction of a felony will bar an applicant from appointment. Conviction of a misdemeanor(s) and/or other offense(s) will be reviewed on a case by case basis and may bar an applicant from appointment.

RESIDENCY: Orange County residency preferred

AGE: Appointees must be not less than 21 years of age at the time of appointment.

HOURS: Mandatory two 8 hour shifts per week.

SALARY: $18.00/hour

Orange County Sheriff’s Office
Attn: Undersheriff Kenneth T. Jones
110 Wells Farm Road
Goshen, NY 10924
Phone: (845) 291-7900