Lateral Transfer

The City of Geneva Police Department is seeking qualified, NYS Certified Police Officer lateral transfer candidates. 

    • Must be currently employed with an agency, in the title of Police Officer or Deputy Sheriff, and off the required probationary period. 
    • Must have NYS DCJS basic course certificate for Police Officer or certified by NYSDCJS, as a Police Officer.
    • Must have been appointed from a Civil Service list; must provide a copy to the roster card, current examination announcement, and current job description; from the Civil Service Agency’s Personnel Department that has implemented the examination, which you are currently hired from.
    • Must have a valid New York State Driver's License.
    • Successful completion of a full background investigation, polygraph, psychological examination, and basic medical examination.
    • Starting Salary (2023) 
      • $57,756 - $79,526 (depending on years of service at prior department)
    • Incentives
      • Education pay, bi-lingual pay, FTO pay, evidence technician pay, instructor pay
    • Time Off 
      • Holiday Pay, Sick Leave, Personal Leave, Vacation Pay
    • Insurance
      • Medical, Dental, Vision, HRA Benefit 
    • Schedule 
      • 4 days on / 2 days off, 8.5 hr shift (annual shift bid) 

If you are interested in being considered as a lateral transfer or if you would like additional information, please complete the form below. 

Career Opportunity Survey


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