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 June 25, 2018
Exam Number Exam Title Salary Last Date to Apply Non−Refundable Processing Fee (Waivers available)
26-513 Air Pollution Meteorologist 1 $56,604 June 27, 2018 $35
26-514 Air Pollution Meteorologist 2 $69,603 June 27, 2018 $40
26-410 Consumer Representative 1 (DFS) $45,455 June 27, 2018 $35
26-528 Criminal Justice Policy Analyst 1 $56,604 June 27, 2018 $35
26-529 Criminal Justice Policy Analyst 2 $73,284 June 27, 2018 $40
26-532 Disability Analyst 2 $62,726 June 27, 2018 $40*
26-533 Disability Analyst 2 (Spanish Language) $62,726 June 27, 2018 $40*
28-399 Disability Review Psychologist $81,466 June 27, 2018 $45
26-537 Electronic Toll Maintenance Technician $61,246 June 27, 2018 $35
26-518 Environmental Radiation Specialist 1 $56,604 June 27, 2018 $35
26-519 Environmental Radiation Specialist 2 $73,284 June 27, 2018 $40
26-396 Local Government Specialist 1 $56,604 June 27, 2018 $35
26-397 Local Government Specialist 2 $73,284 June 27, 2018 $40
26-366 Program Outreach Specialist 1 $56,604 June 27, 2018 $35
26-367 Program Outreach Specialist 2 $73,284 June 27, 2018 $40
26-531 Toll Electronic Systems Technician $43,076 June 27, 2018 $35
26-530 Toll Electronic Systems Technician Trainee 1 $39,208 June 27, 2018 $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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