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Deputy Sheriff - Jailor

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Exam #: OC-60010
Title: Deputy Sheriff - Jailor
Deadline: May 20, 2022 5:00pm
Exam Date/Time: June 25, 2022 8:30am
Salary: $41,103 - $74,416 annually (Monroe County)

Description of Duties

This position is responsible for assisting with maintaining the safety and security of the Monroe County Jail, overseeing the care, custody, and well-being of inmates, and tending to inmates’ daily personal needs.  Work is carried out in accordance with established rules, regulations and procedures and involves substantial contact with inmates on a daily basis.  Deputies are assigned to a particular unit such as Housing or Transport.   Deputies report directly to, and work under the general supervision of, a higher level staff member with leeway allowed for independent judgment.  

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma.

Special Requirements:Driver’s license: Applicants must possess a valid New York State Class *D* driver's license at the time of appointment.

Additional Information:

  1. Applicants must meet physical and medical standards established by the Monroe County Civil Service Commission.
  2. Psychological/Backgrounds Investigation: Applicants will be subject to an extensive pre-employment backgrounds investigation and psychological evaluation.
  3. Conviction of a felony will bar appointment.
  4. Citizenship:  Must be a United States citizen per Public Officers Law.
  5. Residency:  Must be Monroe County residents per Public Officers Law.
  6. Deputies must successfully complete a training course mandated by the New York State Commission of Correction during the probationary period or otherwise be removed from the position.

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