Examinations Open to State Employees

Promotion and transition examinations are open to current State employees. You can apply for promotion and transition examinations online. Each examination title listed below links to the relevant examination announcement, which provides information on how and where to apply

COVID 19 Vaccination/Testing and Screening Guidelines for Candidates - COVID-19 Vaccination/Testing Policy and Screening Procedures for Civil Service Examination Candidates Appearing In-Person

Continuous recruitment promotion examinations — applications for most continuous recruitment examinations are accepted anytime.

Tentative examination schedule — tentative schedule of upcoming examinations.

Announcements as of December 04, 2022
Exam Number Exam Title Open to Employees of Salary Grade Last Date to Apply Non−Refundable Processing Fee (Waivers available)
00-486 Assistant Purchasing Agent Multiple Agencies SG-14 December 14, 2022 $15
38-861 Chief Safety and Security Officer Multiple Agencies SG-20 December 28, 2022 $20
00-497 Licensing Examiner 1 Multiple Agencies SG-12 December 28, 2022 $10
38-584 Purchasing Agent Multiple Agencies SG-18 December 14, 2022 $15
00-481 Purchasing Agent Trainee Multiple Agencies Equated to SG-13 December 14, 2022 $15
38-860 Safety & Security Officer 2 Multiple Agencies SG-15 December 28, 2022 $15
38-588 Senior Purchasing Agent Multiple Agencies SG-23 December 14, 2022 $20
38-662 Shipping Supervisor Multiple Agencies SG-18 December 14, 2022 $15
00-487 Tax Compliance Representative 1 Labor, Department of SG-11 December 14, 2022 $10*
00-491 Tax Compliance Representative 1 Multiple Agencies SG-11 December 14, 2022 $10*
00-488 Tax Compliance Representative 1 (Spanish Language) Labor, Department of SG-11 December 14, 2022 $10*
00-492 Tax Compliance Representative 1 (Spanish Language) Multiple Agencies SG-11 December 14, 2022 $10*
00-489 Taxpayer Services Representative 1 Multiple Agencies SG-11 December 14, 2022 $10*
00-490 Taxpayer Services Representative 1 (Spanish Language) Multiple Agencies SG-11 December 14, 2022 $10*
00-479 Taxpayer Services Specialist Trainee 1 Multiple Agencies Equated to SG-11 December 14, 2022 $15*
00-480 Taxpayer Services Specialist Trainee 1 (Spanish Language) Multiple Agencies Equated to SG-11 December 14, 2022 $15*
*Fee may cover applications for multiple examinations. See examination announcement for details.

Notes on Applying

  • An application must be submitted online or postmarked by the last date to apply. See examination announcement for details.

  • An application will not be accepted after the application filing deadline has passed.

  • Printed copies of current announcements and applications are available at your Human Resources/Personnel Office.

  • Testing accommodations may be made for the following reasons:
    • Due to a religious observance or practice
    • Reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities
    • Other accommodations - due to pregnancy, for nursing mothers, or for other circumstances that may impact your ability to be tested without accommodation

Examination announcements are subject to amendment or cancellation without notice.