Scheduled Examinations Open to All Qualified Individuals

These examinations are open to anyone who meets the minimum qualifications specified on an examination announcement. See the announcement(s) for details. You may apply for most examinations on-line or by using our paper application form NYS-APP). See How to Apply on the respective announcement(s).

Professional Career Opportunities - One exam for over 100 job titles that require a bachelor's or higher degree; some job titles have additional requirements. For information on all of the PCO job titles, visit the PCO Title Listing page.

Continuous Recruitment Examinations
Applications for Continuous Recruitment examinations are accepted continuously, with no application deadline. Examinations are conducted for positions where there is an almost constant need for qualified individuals.
Tentative Examination Schedule
Tentative schedule of upcoming examinations.
Announcements as of February 22, 2019
Exam Number Exam Title Salary Last Date to Apply Non−Refundable Processing Fee (Waivers available)
26-595 Associate Statistician $73,284 March 27, 2019 $40
26-678 Bridge Repair Supervisor 1 $47,773 March 27, 2019 $35
26-680 Building Construction Program Manager 3 $90,375 March 27, 2019 $45
26-681 Building Construction Program Manager 4 $100,123 March 27, 2019 $45
26-682 Building Construction Program Manager 5 $107,800 March 27, 2019 $45
26-571 District Manager Services For The Blind $79,184 March 27, 2019 $45
26-574 Facilities Planner 1 $56,604 March 27, 2019 $35
26-575 Facilities Planner 2 $73,284 March 27, 2019 $40
26-671 Highway Maintenance Supervisor 1 $45,159 March 27, 2019 $35
26-637 Hospital Patient Services Clerk 1 $32,325 March 27, 2019 $25
26-638 Nursing Station Clerk 1 $32,325 March 27, 2019 $25
26-576 Rental Housing Inspector 1 $47,773 March 27, 2019 $35
26-577 Rental Housing Inspector 1 (Spanish Language) $47,773 March 27, 2019 $35
26-594 Senior Statistician $56,604 March 27, 2019 $35
*Fee may cover applications for multiple examinations. See examination announcement for details.

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Last Date To Apply

This is to advise you of a change that the Department of Civil Service will be implementing with respect to the application filing period for State civil service examinations beginning in Fall 2012. The application filing period will be 30 days for all promotion, transition, and open-competitive examinations.

This change to the application filing period, along with on-line posting of examination announcements and automatic e-mail notification of newly issued examination announcements, allows the Department to maintain a timely, high quality application review and to improve the efficiency of its test production schedule, while ensuring candidates have a sufficient and reasonable time in which to file an application for an examination.

Applications must be submitted on-line or postmarked no later than the date indicated in the Last Date to Apply column.