Employment with the Sheriff's Office

Exam Notice

Corrections Officer Exam – November 17, 2018

Job Postings

If you would like more information concerning positions that are available, please read the job postings on the Madison County Personnel page.

Special Patrol Officers (Schools)

Madison County Sheriff’s Office seeks full-time Special Patrol Officers responsible for maintaining order and providing security in Madison County School districts. Persons employed in this class shall have all the powers of a peace officer, as set forth in section 2.20 of Criminal Procedure Law, when performing the duties of protecting property or persons on such premises. The work is performed under general supervision of the Sheriff. The incumbent does related work as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Retired member of a police or sheriff’s office, or division of state police, or retired former corrections, parole or probation officer. Applicants must be a Madison County resident.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS TO CARRY OR POSSESS FIREARMS: Special Patrol Officers may not carry or possess firearms while on duty unless authorized to do so by the Appointing Authority and a license has been issued pursuant to §400.00 of Penal Law (§2.10.37 of Criminal Procedure Law). Where possession of the license is required, eligibility for and continued possession of the license is required for employment.


Registered Professional Nurse

Madison County seeks a full-time Registered Professional Nurse responsible for assessing health needs and providing skilled nursing services to inmates at the Madison County Public Safety Building. The incumbent will coordinate individual patient care. The work is performed under the general supervision of a Physician.  NYS licensure and registration as a Registered Professional Nurse is required. Hire Rate: $23.84-$25.94 per hour (experience considered) and shift differential as appropriate.  

Applications can be found on our website.

Please send applications to:
Madison County Personnel Department
P.O. Box 636
Wampsville, NY 13163 EOE