City of New York Department of Correction

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Become a New York City CORRECTION OFFICER

  • Salary increasing to $76,488 after 5 1/2 years of service
  • $1,677 per year holiday pay increasing to $3,411 after
    5 1/2 years
  • Uniform allowance of $1100 per year
  • 13 paid vacation days, increasing to 27 days after 5 years
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Paid health insurance
  • Longevity pay ranges from $4,365 to $7,365 after 5, 10, 15, and 20 years of service

     

    The walk-in examination for Correction Officer at the Brooklyn and Manhattan Computerized Testing Centers will be held from April 1, 2014 through June 30, 2014 on the following days:

     Monday- 1:30 PM

     Tuesday- 1:30 AM

     WEDNESDAY- 9:30 AM and 5:00 PM

     Thursday- 9:30 AM

     FRIDAY- 1:30 PM

     Saturday- 1:30 PM

    THERE WILL BE NO WALK-IN TESTING AT THE MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED TESTING CENTER ON TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014.

    THERE WILL BE NO 9:30 AM TESTING AT THE BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED CENTERS ON THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014.
     
    THERE WILL BE NO 1:30PM TESTING AT THE BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED CENTERS ON FRIDAY, APRIL 25, 2014.

    THERE WILL BE NO WALK-IN TESTING OR APPLICATIONS AT THE DCAS BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED TESTING CENTERS ON SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 2014.

    THERE WILL BE NO WALK-IN TESTING AT THE DCAS BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED CENTERS ON MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014.

    THERE WILL BE NO 9:30AM TESTING AT THE BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED CENTERS ON TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014.

    THERE WILL BE NO WALK-IN TESTING AT THE DCAS BROOKLYN AND MANHATTAN COMPUTERIZED TESTING CENTERS ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014.



    The Test sites are:



    Manhattan-2 Lafayette street-17th floor

    New York, NY 10007

    Brooklyn-210 Joralemon Street-4th Floor

    Brooklyn, NY 11201
     

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