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.

Minimum Education or Experience

You can start your career with New York State with limited experience and/or education.

Advanced Degree Required

Use your education and knowledge in the public sector and join the state workforce.

Professional Certification and/or Licensing

Use your expertise in a government position and enjoy the benefits of state employment.

Open only to Current State employees

Some examinations are conducted by the Department of Civil Service, while others are conducted by the agencies where the positions exist. Each announcement provides information on how and where to apply.