Career Opportunities

Civil Service Examination

Employment positions within the Livingston County Sheriff's Office are governed by New York State and Livingston County Civil Service rules and regulations. The County of Livingston and the Sheriff's Office are Equal Opportunity Employers and encourage qualified men and women considering a career in law enforcement to apply. Specific employment and Civil Service information can be obtained by contacting the Livingston County Personnel Office.

Entry-Level Employment Opportunities

Current entry-level employment positions in the Livingston County Sheriff's Office include:
  • Deputy sheriff road patrol
  • Corrections officer
  • Court security officer
  • Civilian dispatcher
  • Various clerical titles
These titles include both full-time and part-time positions.


All candidates for positions at the Livingston County Sheriff's Office must submit an employment application and background investigation questionnaire, which is available at the Sheriff's Office:
4 Court St.
Geneseo, NY 14454
Ph: 585-243-7120.


While special requirements vary for specific positions, all candidates must meet physical requirements established for each position, must not have been convicted of a felony, possess minimally a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED), and pass a comprehensive background investigation.