Employment Opportunities with Local Government

Appointments and promotions in all civil divisions of New York State shall be made according to merit and fitness, including counties, towns, villages, school districts, special districts and cities. A Municipal Civil Service Commission or a Personnel Officer has the responsibility to administer this provision of the constitution in local government. Read More »

Local Examination Announcements »

Municipal civil service agencies examination announcements for competitive positions

Contact your Municipal Civil Service Agency »

Municipal Civil Service Commissions and Personnel Officers responsible for administering the merit system in local government

Information for Approved Local Candidates »

For candidates who have already applied for and been approved to take an online civil service examination

Workers with Disabilities Program »

Persons with a disability looking for employment in local government

Test Guides and Resource Booklets »

Resources to assist local candidates with the types of questions and the format of examinations

Questions and Answers »

About municipal civil service examinations