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.
Announcements as of August 22, 2017
Exam Number Exam Title Salary Last Date to Apply Non−Refundable Processing Fee (Waivers available)
26-390 Assistant Director Information Technology Services 1 $104,640 August 30, 2017 $45*
26-391 Assistant Director Information Technology Services 2 $116,189 August 30, 2017 $45*
26-416 Assistant Director Information Technology Technical Services 1 $104,640 August 30, 2017 $45*
26-369 Correctional Facility Food Administrator 1 $59,211 September 13, 2017 $40
26-375 Correctional Facility Food Administrator 2 $64,757 September 13, 2017 $40
26-392 Director Information Technology Services 1 $104,640 August 30, 2017 $45*
26-393 Director Information Technology Services 2 $116,189 August 30, 2017 $45*
26-394 Director Information Technology Services 3 $128,643 August 30, 2017 $45
26-403 Engineering Technician See Announcement September 13, 2017 $25
26-309 Fire & Safety Representative $55,494 September 13, 2017 $35
26-376 Information Technology Specialist 3 See Announcement August 30, 2017 $40*
26-377 Information Technology Specialist 3 (Data Communications) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $40*
26-378 Information Technology Specialist 3 (Database) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $40*
26-379 Information Technology Specialist 3 (Programming) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $40*
26-380 Information Technology Specialist 3 (Systems Programming) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $40*
26-381 Information Technology Specialist 4 See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-382 Information Technology Specialist 4 (Data Communications) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-383 Information Technology Specialist 4 (Database) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-384 Information Technology Specialist 4 (Systems Programming) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-385 Manager Information Technology Services 1 See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-386 Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Data Communications) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-387 Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Database) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-388 Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Systems Programming) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-414 Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Technical) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-389 Manager Information Technology Services 2 See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-415 Manager Information Technology Services 2 (Technical) See Announcement August 30, 2017 $45*
26-422 Parking Operations Supervisor 1 $45,018 August 30, 2017 $35
26-374 Parking Operations Supervisor 2 $55,494 August 30, 2017 $35
26-310 Pharmacy Aide $30,461 September 13, 2017 $25
26-406 Principal Engineering Technician See Announcement September 13, 2017 $35
26-311 Public Information Specialist 1 See Announcement September 13, 2017 $35*
26-312 Public Information Specialist 1 (Spanish Language) See Announcement September 13, 2017 $35*
26-313 Public Information Specialist 2 See Announcement September 13, 2017 $40
26-404 Senior Engineering Technician See Announcement September 13, 2017 $35
26-405 Senior Engineering Technician-Soils $42,143 September 13, 2017 $35
26-407 Thruway Maintenance Supervisor 1 $45,371 September 13, 2017 $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.

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