Promotion and Transition

As a current state employee, you realize the many benefits of working for New York State. You may be interested in advancing your career or transitioning to a different role in state government. Visit our State Employees section of the web site for additional resources. We provide these links for your information; these may not represent all current job opportunities in New York State government. We encourage you to contact individual agencies for additional information.

Promotion and Transition Examinations

Opportunities available only for current state employees, tentative schedule of upcoming examinations

Current Openings(External Link)

Access current openings that are open to the public and to current state employees

Career Mobility Office

Customized career counseling, career tools, resources, and workshops


Information on specific titles, agencies, occupations and geographics

Test Guides and Resource Books

Resources to assist with the types of questions and the format of examinations

Archived Announcements

View minimum qualifications at the time the exams were given for reference purposes