Professional Career Opportunities - Job Title Details

Community Correction Representative 1, G-18

Occupation Group

Corrections and Criminal Justice

General Information

Starting Salary

$53,339

Job Rate

$67.827

Job Description

Community Correction Representatives perform a variety of activities related to the administration, management, coordination, analysis, assessment, and improvement of community-based corrections programs and services.  Employees coordinate and disseminate information regarding these programs; and provide technical assistance, staff development and training, and program development services.  These positions are located in the Division of Criminal Justice Services.

Minimum Qualifications

You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.

Bachelor's or higher degree and two years of experience at the federal, state, or local level in a criminal justice/juvenile justice agency or a human services agency, which involved providing services to a criminal justice/juvenile justice population.

Note: Service as a correction officer or paraprofessional is NOT considered qualifying. Examples of human services agencies are: mental health, substance abuse and treatment, and counseling agencies.

To Apply

To apply for the examination for this PCO Select Job Title you must apply for the PCO examination by February 22, 2017, fill out and submit the PCO Questionnaire by April 5, 2017, and take the PCO written test in April of 2017. The application for and information about the PCO examination is at: https://www.cs.ny.gov/pco/.