For Immediate Release:
June 5, 2012- The Erie County Sheriff’s Office is announcing acceptance of certified lateral transfer candidates to fill an upcoming basic jail management class, this fall (2012). Those interested in applying for a lateral transfer correctional position at the Erie County Holding Center and Erie County Correctional Facility should send a cover letter and full resume to the Erie County Sheriff’s Office- 10 Delaware Avenue- Buffalo, New York -14202.
Interested applicants should meet the following requirements before applying:
Must be currently employed as a full time correctional officer/deputy in New York State &
- Have been previously hired off certified and competitive civil service list &
- Graduated from a New York State certified probationary program &
- Be in good standing with current employer
Those meeting the aforementioned requirements will be expected to pass a thorough background investigation and pre-employment polygraph examination before any consideration will be given.
Starting pay base is: $37,889; top pay for deputy is $53,879.00. These numbers do not reflect shift differential; holiday pay ; or seniority step pay.