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Applicant Investigation Unit

Applicant Investigation Unit- Hiring Process
The primary responsibility of the Applicant Investigation Unit is to ensure the New York City Department of Correction hires the most qualified candidate to join the uniform members of service. The candidates are investigated, evaluated medically, inclusive of an agility test, and physically to determine their fitness for duty in all aforementioned areas. The New York City Department of Correction investigates thousands of candidates; however, only the most qualified for the position are selected.
For any questions regarding the applicant investigation hiring process, please call List Management at (718) 546- 3238 between the hours of 7 am – 5 pm.


Applicant Investigation Forms
The Applicant Investigation Unit has provided various forms, which you must prepare prior to reporting for your formal interview with your investigator. Prepare these forms, neatly, carefully, and completely.
DO NOT MAIL THESE FORMS, ALL FORMS ARE TO BE RETURNED TO YOUR INVESTIGATOR.

If you have any questions on how to complete the forms, call List Management at (718) 546-3238.

Printable Forms

Booklet

Physical Ability Test Preparation Guide

General Information Form

Candidate Checklist

Acknowledgement of Instructions

Employment Cover Sheet

Job Inquiry (Employment 1)

Chronological Listing (Employment 2)

Military Information Release Form (Employment 5)

Human Resources Administration Inquiry Form (Employment 6)

Unemployment Insurance Benefit Printout Request Instructions

Authorization for Release of Unemployment Insurance Records Form

Criminal History Cover Sheet

Domestic Violence Form (Criminal History 3)

Order of Protection Acknowledgement (Criminal History 4)

Court Disposition, Arrests, Summonses Instructions (Criminal History 5)

Declaration of Convictions of Pending Criminal Action Form (Criminal History 6)

Declaration of Incarcerated Associations Form (Criminal History 7)

Passport Inquiry Form

Education Cover Sheet

High School Inquiry (Education 1)

College (Education 2)

General Requirements (Cover Sheet)

Proofs of Residence Instructions (General Requirements 3)

Miscellaneous Licenses Instructions (General Requirements 10)

Miscellaneous Cover Sheet

Medical Inquiry (Miscellaneous 1)

Corruption Hazard Acknowledgement Form (Miscellaneous 2)

Authorization for Release of Personal Information Form (Miscellaneous 3)

Investigation Before Appointment Form (Miscellaneous 4)

Appointment Subject to Investigation Form (Miscellaneous 5)

Notice to Correction Officer Candidates Form (Miscellaneous 6)

Firearm Declaration Form (Miscellaneous 7)

 The City of New York Correction Department is recruiting from the following exams:

Exam No.

Established Date

Expiration Date

8001

5/18/2011

5/18/2015

8308

5/19/2011

5/19/2015

8309

5/20/2011

5/20/2015

8311

7/20/2011

7/20/2015

8053

7/21/2011

7/21/2015

8313

8/31/2011

8/31/2015

8320

9/1/2011

9/1/2015

8321

11/23/2011

11/23/2015

8054

11/25/2011

11/25/2015

8325

2/1/2012

2/1/2016

8331

2/8/2012

2/8/2016

8055

2/9/2012

2/9/2016

0320

3/28/2012

3/28/2016

0300

3/29/2012

3/29/2016

8135

5/9/2012

5/9/2016

0301

5/10/2012

5/10/2016

0111

11/21/2012

11/21/2016

0302

11/23/2012

11/23/2016

0112

11/26/2012

11/26/2016

1301

4/3/2013

4/3/2017

1307

4/4/2013

4/4/2017

1311

5/7/2014

5/7/2018

1318

5/8/2014

5/8/2018


For additional information, please contact the Applicant Investigation Unit/List Management at 718-546-3238