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 August 13, 2022
Exam Number Exam Title Open to Employees of Salary Grade Last Date to Apply Non−Refundable Processing Fee (Waivers available)
38-852 Associate Attorney Multiple Agencies SG-28/M-3 September 07, 2022 $25
38-811 Associate Budget Examiner Budget, Division of the M-2 September 07, 2022 $25
38-817 Business Services Center Analyst 3 General Services, Office of SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-818 Business Services Center Analyst 4 General Services, Office of SG-27/M-2 September 07, 2022 $25
38-796 Child Protective Services Specialist 4 Children&Family Svcs, Off of SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-795 Child Support Specialist 3 Temp&Disability Asst, Office of SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-819 DHSES Program Administrator 3 Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Div of SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-797 Dentist 2 Multiple Agencies SG-32 September 07, 2022 $25
38-804 Department of Public Service Chiefs Public Service, Department of M-5 September 07, 2022 $25
38-798 Disability Analyst 4 Temp&Disability Asst, Office of SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-799 Disability Analyst 5 Temp&Disability Asst, Office of M-2 September 07, 2022 $25
38-800 Disability Determinations Program Manager Temp&Disability Asst, Office of M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
38-820 Environmental Analyst 3 Multiple Agencies SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-821 Fire Protection Specialist 3 Homeland Security and Emergency Services, Div of SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-822 Fish Culturist 6 Environmental Conservation, Dept of SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-839 Health Program Administrator 1 Multiple Agencies SG-23 September 07, 2022 $20
38-805 Health Program Administrator 2 Multiple Agencies SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-806 Health Program Administrator 3 Multiple Agencies SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-807 Health Program Administrator 4 Multiple Agencies SG-29/M-3 September 07, 2022 $25
38-828 Housing & Community Renewal Manager 1 Housing & Comm Renewal, Div of SG-27/M-2 September 07, 2022 $25
38-801 Management Specialist 3 Multiple Agencies SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-802 Management Specialist 4 Multiple Agencies M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
38-831 Motor Equipment Manager 1 Transportation, Dept of M-1 September 07, 2022 $25
38-836 Motor Equipment Manager 1 Thruway Authority Equated to SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-812 Motor Vehicle Program Manager 1 Motor Vehicles, Department of M-1 September 07, 2022 $25
38-813 Motor Vehicle Program Manager 2 Motor Vehicles, Department of M-2 September 07, 2022 $25
38-814 Motor Vehicle Program Manager 5 Motor Vehicles, Department of M-5 September 07, 2022 $25
38-815 Motor Vehicle Program Manager 6 Motor Vehicles, Department of M-6 September 07, 2022 $25
39-641 Motor Vehicle Representative Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-642 Motor Vehicle Representative (Chinese Language) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-643 Motor Vehicle Representative (Creole Language) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-644 Motor Vehicle Representative (Italian Language) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-645 Motor Vehicle Representative (Korean Language) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-646 Motor Vehicle Representative (Manual Communications) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-647 Motor Vehicle Representative (Russian Language) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
39-648 Motor Vehicle Representative (Spanish Language) Motor Vehicles, Department of SG-9 August 31, 2022 $10*
38-832 Principal Accountant (State Accounts & Systems) Comptroller, Office of SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-851 Principal Attorney Multiple Agencies M-5 September 07, 2022 $25
38-844 Principal Attorney Tax Taxation and Finance, Dept of M-5 September 07, 2022 $25
38-823 Procurement Manager 1 General Services, Office of M-3 September 07, 2022 $25
38-824 Procurement Manager 2 General Services, Office of M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
38-665 Professional Geologist 1 Multiple Agencies SG-24 August 31, 2022 $25
38-808 Public Safety Grants Representative 3 Multiple Agencies SG-25 September 07, 2022 $25
38-810 Public Safety Grants Representative 4 Multiple Agencies SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-829 Real Property Services Administrator 1 Taxation and Finance, Dept of M-3 September 07, 2022 $25
38-830 Real Property Services Administrator 2 Taxation and Finance, Dept of M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
38-841 Resources & Reimbursement Agent 4 Multiple Agencies SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-842 Resources & Reimbursement Program Development Specialist 3 Multiple Agencies SG-27 September 07, 2022 $25
38-833 Retirement Program Administrator 3 Comptroller, Office of M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
38-834 Retirement Program Administrator 4 Comptroller, Office of M-5 September 07, 2022 $25
38-850 Supervising Attorney Multiple Agencies M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
38-843 Supervising Attorney Tax Taxation and Finance, Dept of M-4 September 07, 2022 $25
*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.