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UPCOMING CIVIL SERVICE EXAMS IN NEW YORK STATE

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In New York State, hundreds of civil service exams are administered each year by the state and by individual counties, as well as New York City, smaller municipalities (towns, villages, etc.) and various government agencies.  Success on these exams gives candidates the opportunity to gain employment with state, city or local government.

Listed below are civil service exams scheduled to be given throughout New York State in the coming months, separated by jurisdiction.  Scroll down to find your local city or county.  If you are considering applying for one of these exams, or if you've already signed up and are scheduled to sit for an exam this year, click on the name of the exam to see the corresponding Passbook study guide.

(For an official list of upcoming exams, contact the state or local civil service commission online or by phone.  Test dates and availability are subject to change.)

For titles without a linked Passbook or marked with (*) or (a), e-mail our research department at info@passbooks.com for suggested book titles.  Titles marked with (a) have several alternate titles available that might be better suited for your jurisdiction.

NEW YORK STATE

Alcohol & Substance Abuse Treatment Program Assistant Trainee -- December 14
Alcohol & Substance Abuse Treatment Program Assistant -- December 14
Assistant in Bilingual Education -- January 11
Assistant Geologist -- January 11
Assistant in Higher Education Opportunity -- January 11
Assistant in Occupational School Supervision -- January 11
Assistant Land Surveyor 2 -- December 14
Assistant Land Surveyor 3 -- December 14
Associate in Bilingual Education -- January 11
Associate in Health Occupations Education -- January 11
Associate in Higher Education Opportunity -- January 11
Associate in Occupational School Supervision -- January 11
Associate in School Nursing -- January 11
Associate Radiological Health Specialist -- January 11
Auditor 2 (Abandoned Property) -- December 14
Call Center Representative 2 -- January 11
Call Center Representative 3 -- January 11
Canal Maintenance Shop Supervisor 2 -- January 11
Canal Section Superintendent -- January 11
Canal Structure Operator -- January 11
Chief Lock Operator -- January 11
Dairy Products Specialist 2 -- December 14
Dairy Products Specialist 2 (Dairy Equipment) -- December 14
Dairy Products Specialist Trainee 1 -- December 14
Employee Insurance Examiner 1 -- December 14
Employee Insurance Examiner 2 -- December 14
Employment Counselor -- December 14
Employment Specialist for Individuals with Disabilities 2 -- December 14
Environmental Chemist 2 -- December 14
Habilitation Specialist 1 -- December 14
Identification Specialist 1 -- December 14
Identification Specialist 2 -- December 14
Identification Specialist 3 -- December 14
Library Technical Assistant -- December 14
Land Surveyor -- December 14
Nursing Station Clerk Trainee -- December 14
Paraprofessional Careers in Mental Hygiene -- January 11
Paraprofessional Careers in Mental Hygiene (Spanish Language) -- January 11
Principal Drafting Technician (Architectural) -- December 14
Principal Drafting Technician (Electrical) -- December 14
Principal Drafting Technician (General) -- December 14
Principal Drafting Technician (Mechanical) -- December 14
Principal Drafting Technician (Structural) -- December 14
Professional Geologist 1 -- January 11
Radio Dispatcher -- January 11
Senior Drafting Technician (Architectural) -- December 14
Senior Drafting Technician (General) -- December 14
Senior Drafting Technician (Structural) -- December 14
Senior Land Surveyor -- December 14
Senior Licensed Practical Nurse -- January 11
Senior Radio Dispatcher -- January 11
State Expenditures Examiner 1 -- January 11
State Program Examiner 2 -- January 11
Unclaimed Funds Examiner 1 -- December 14
Unclaimed Funds Examiner 2 -- December 14
Unclaimed Funds Examiner 3 -- December 14

NEW YORK CITY (Agency)

Gardener -- October 31
Light Maintainer (Electrician) (MTA) (Exam 0700)
Maintenance Worker (Exam 0116) -- December 16
Maintenance Worker (CUNY) (Exam 0194) -- December 16
Maintenance Worker (NYC H&H) (Exam 0117) -- December 16
Plant & Equipment Maintainer (Carpentry) (MaBSTOA) (Exam 8206)
Probation Officer (Exam 0191) -- December 20
Promotion To Assistant Resident Buildings Superintendent -- December 29
Public Health Sanitarian (Exam 0127) -- December 21
Sanitation Enforcement Agent (Exam 0193) -- January 7
School Safety Agent (Exams 9322, 9324, 9326, 9328)
Special Officer (Exams 9302, 9307, 9310, 9316)
Structure Maintainer - Group C (Ironworker) (MTA) (Exam 9623)
Supervisor Elevator Mechanic (Exam 0519) -- December 31
Supervisor of Mechanics -- January 3
Supervisor, Storeroom Operations (MTA) (Exam 0300)
System Safety Specialist Trainee (MTA) (Exam 9628)
Traffic Enforcement Agent (Exams 9321, 9323, 9325, 9327, 9317)
Transit Electrical Helper (Exam 8611)
Transit Property Protection Supervisor (Exam 8721)
Youth Development Specialist -- January 13

NEW YORK COURT SYSTEM

NASSAU COUNTY

Clerk-Typist II -- December 14
Computer-Aided Drafter -- December 14
Dietitian III -- December 14
Housing Assistant -- December 14
Housing Assistant Trainee -- December 14
Organic Chemist -- December 14      
Public Health Nutritionist I -- December 14   
Public Health Nutritionist II -- December 14
Senior Stenographer -- December 14
Senior Typist-Clerk -- December 14
Veterans Counselor -- December 14
Water Plant Operator -- December 14

SUFFOLK COUNTY

Architectural Drafter II -- December 14
Chemist I (Environmental Control) -- December 14
Chemist I (Public Health) -- December 14
Chemist II (Public Health) -- December 14
Chemist III -- December 14
Computer Operator IV -- December 14
Community Service Worker -- December 14
Dietitian -- December 14
Dietetic Technician -- December 14
Drafter I -- December 14
Map and Coordinate Supervisor -- December 14

ALBANY (CITY)

Account Clerk/Account Clerk I
Telecommunications Specialist -- January 11
Telecommunications Senior Dispatcher -- January 11
Telecommunications Shift Supervisor -- January 11

ALBANY COUNTY

Applications Developer 
Computer Technician 
Director of Communications and Public Relations
Head Nurse
Help Desk Technician
Help Desk Technician Trainee
Information Processing Specialist 
Network Administrator
Network and Systems Technician
Occupational Therapist
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist
Physical Therapist Assistant
Programming Technology Specialist I
Programming Technology Specialist II
Programming Technology Specialist III
Senior Network and Systems Technician
Supervising Nurse
Telecommunicator


ALLEGANY COUNTY

Aging Service Technician -- December 14
Correction Corporal -- December 14
Correction Sergeant -- December 14
Emergency Services Dispatcher -- January 11
Home Delivered Meal Coordinator -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Tax Map Technician -- December 14
WIC Nutritionist -- December 14

AUBURN (CITY)

Parking Meter Attendant 

BINGHAMTON (CITY)

Assistant Corporation Counsel

BROOME COUNTY

Associate Coordinator (Managed Services) -- December 14
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Competent Professional Authority 2 -- December 14
Correction Officer -- February 1
Environmental Laboratory Director -- December 14
Field Supervisor -- December 14
Intake Specialist -- December 14
Job Specialist Assistant -- December 14
Nutrition Services Coordinator -- December 14
Senior Social Services Examiner -- December 14
Senior Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Social Services Examiner -- December 14     
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14

BUFFALO (CITY)

Computer Support Technician -- January 11
Help Desk Support Specialist -- January 11
Information Technology Specialist I -- January 11
Information Technology Specialist II -- January 11
Network Engineer -- January 11
Senior Cellblock Attendant -- December 14
Systems Administrator -- January 11
Systems Analyst -- January 11
Systems Support Analyst -- January 11
Systems Support Specialist -- January 11

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY

Correction Officer -- February 1
Correction Sergeant -- December 14
Eligibility Worker -- December 14
Engineering Drafter -- December 14
Keyboard Specialist -- December 14
Library Typist -- December 14
Senior Social Services Examiner -- December 14
Tax Map Technician -- December 14
Website Operator -- December 14

CAYUGA COUNTY

Audit Clerk -- December 14
Nutritionist -- December 14
Sheriff Custody Corporal -- December 14
Sheriff Custody Officer -- February 1
Sheriff Custody Sergeant -- December 14
WIC Program Coordinator -- December 14  

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY

Aging Services Aide -- December 14
Battalion Chief -- December 14
Case Manager -- December 14
Certified Athletic Trainer -- January 2020
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Correction Officer -- February 1
Database Programmer/Analyst -- January 2020
Deputy Fire Chief -- December 14
Health Care Services Specialist -- December 14
Personal Computer Specialist -- January 2020
Personal Computer Specialist Trainee -- January 2020
Senior Personal Computer Specialist -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14

CHEMUNG COUNTY

Case Aide -- December 14
Caseworker -- December 7
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Communications Operator -- January 11
Computer Programmer/Analyst Trainee 
Computer Operations Specialist
Control Clerk -- December 7
Correction Officer -- February 1
Head Nurse 
Information Technology Specialist I 
Makerspace Specialist -- December 14
Network Technology Specialist 
Social Welfare Examiner Trainee -- December 14
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee -- February 8
WIC Nutritionist -- December 14

CHENANGO COUNTY

Account Clerk/Typist
Correction Corporal -- December 14
Correction Officer -- February 1
Correction Sergeant -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Typist

CLINTON COUNTY

Account Clerk/Typist 
Caseworker
Clerk/Typist Series and Related Titles 
Computer Coordinator
Coordinator of Jail Health Services -- December 14
Correction Officer -- February 1
Correction Sergeant -- December 14
Draftperson -- December 14
Head Nurse 
Nutrition Aide -- December 14
Public Health Nutrition Educator -- December 14
Senior Emergency Communications Dispatcher -- January 11
Senior Veterans' Services Aide -- December 14
Senior WIC Nutritionist -- December 14
Water Resource Chemist -- December 14

COHOES (CITY) 

COLUMBIA COUNTY

Computer Operator
Correction Officer -- February 1
Correction Sergeant -- December 14
Computer Services Specialist
Public Health Technician -- February 1
Senior Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
State Aid Analyst

CORTLAND COUNTY

Case Aide -- December 14
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Correction Officer -- February 1
Correction Sergeant -- December 14
Dispatcher -- January 11
Keyboard Specialist -- December 14
Network Technician -- December 14
Nutrition Program Supervisor -- December 14
Senior Case Aide -- December 14
Senior Dispatcher -- January 11
Senior Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Senior Keyboard Specialist -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner Trainee -- December 14
Tenant Relations Assistant -- December 14
Veterans Services Counselor -- December 14
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee -- February 29

DELAWARE COUNTY

Civil Clerk
Correction First Sergeant -- December 14
Correction Officer -- February 1
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Dispatcher Trainee -- January 11

DUTCHESS COUNTY

Athletic Trainer 
Correction Officer -- February 1
Crisis Intervention Worker -- December 14
Home Energy Assistance Program Examiner -- December 14
Microcomputer/Word Processing Support Assistant
Pool Manager 
Site Manager -- December 14
Supervisor of Computer Operations -- December 14

ERIE COUNTY

Assisted Project Director (Nutrition Program For the Elderly) -- December 14
Caseworker -- January 11
Correction Officer -- February 1
Dietitian Consultant -- December 14
Director of Biomedical Services -- December 14
MERS Coordinator -- January 11
Police Compliant Writer -- January 11
Senior Dispatcher -- January 11
Social Work Assistant -- December 14
Unit Manager -- January 11
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee -- January 11

ESSEX COUNTY

Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Emergency Services Call Taker-Dispatcher -- January 11
Tax Map Technician I Exam -- December 14
Tax Map Technician II Exam -- December 14

FRANKLIN COUNTY

911 Dispatcher Trainee -- January 11
Communications Specialist -- January 11
Computer Technical Support Specialist 
Help Desk Technician 
Library Director I

FULTON COUNTY

Library Clerk -- January 25
Public Health Nurse 
Supervising Public Health Nurse 
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Tax Map Technician -- December 14
Tenant Relations Assistant -- December 14
Web, Graphics and Computer Support Specialist 

GENESEE COUNTY

Community Service/Victim Assistant -- December 14
Computer Support Specialist -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Trainee -- December 14

GREENE COUNTY

Community Services Worker -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Meal Site Manager -- December 14
Senior Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Veterans Benefits Representative -- December 14
Veterans Services Assistant -- December 14

HAMILTON COUNTY 

Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14

HEMPSTEAD (TOWN)

HERKIMER COUNTY

Computer Operator -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Paramedic
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Tax Map Technician -- December 14

JEFFERSON COUNTY

Caseworker -- December 14
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Mail Supply Clerk -- December 14
Network Administrator 
Pool Director -- December 1
Senior Community Services Worker -- December 14

LEWIS COUNTY

Clinical Instructor -- December 14
Correction Corporal -- December 14
Dietitian -- December 14
Dietetic Technician -- December 14
Employment and Training Assistant -- December 14
Nurse Case Manager -- December 14
Public Health Nurse 
Radiologic Technologist 

LIVINGSTON COUNTY

Case Management Aide -- December 14
Correction Corporal -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Home Energy Assistance Examiner -- December 14
Library Clerk -- December 14
Midwife -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Veterans Service Officer -- December 14
WIC Program Coordinator -- December 14  
WIC Program Nutritionist -- December 14

LONG BEACH (CITY)

MADISON COUNTY

Office Assistant I -- December 14
Veterans Service Counselor -- December 14

MONROE COUNTY

Assistant Receptionist -- December 7
Battalion Chief -- December 14
Chemist -- December 14
Computer Operator -- December 14
Custodian -- December 7
Drafting Technician -- December 14
Environmental Chemist -- December 14
Environmental Lab Quality Assurance Coordinator -- December 14
Examiner -- December 14
Fire Chief -- December 14
Nutrition Assistant -- December 14
Nutritionist -- December 14
Nutritionist II -- December 14
Office Clerk IV -- December 7
Peer Counselor Coordinator -- December 14
School Nutrition Coordinator -- December 14
Supervising Nutritionist -- December 14
Therapeutic Dietitian -- December 14

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Correction Corporal -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14  
Senior Tax Map Technician -- December 14   
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14

NEWBURGH (CITY)   

Fire Chief -- December 14

NIAGARA COUNTY

Computer Network Administrator 
Crisis Services Phone Aide -- December 14
Energy Assistance Worker -- December 14
Sanitary Chemist -- December 14
Senior Crisis Services Phone Aide -- December 14
Sheriff Dispatcher -- January 11
Social Services Worker -- December 14
Tax Map Technician  -- December 14
Tax Map Technician Trainee -- December 14

ONEIDA (CITY)

ONEIDA COUNTY

Caseworker Assistant -- December 14
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Data Processing Coordinator -- December 14
Dispatch Officer -- January 11
Instructional Computing Specialist -- December 14
Manager of Help Desk and Desktop Operations -- December 14
Nurse Coordinator -- December 14
Outreach Worker -- December 14
Public Safety Telecommunicator -- January 11
Senior Public Safety Telecommunicator -- January 11
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Student Information & Instructional Specialist -- December 14
Veterans Services Officer -- December 14

ONONDAGA COUNTY

Aquatics Supervisor 
Assistant Systems Consultant 
Bituminous Laboratory Technician -- December 14
Chief of Fire -- December 14
Civil Engineer I 
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Deputy Chief of Fire -- December 14
Division Engineer -- December 14
Enterprise Project Lead 
Fingerprint Technician -- December 14
Fire District Chief -- December 14
Nutrition Assistant -- December 14
Nutritionist -- December 14
Occupational Therapist I 
Paramedic 
Program Aide -- December 14
Sanitary Biochemist -- December 14
Sanitary Chemist -- December 14
Sanitary Laboratory Director -- December 14
Senior Correction Officer -- December 14
Systems Consultant -- December 14
Temporary Highway Shift Supervisor 
Typist I -- December 7
Typist II -- December 7
Veterans Service Officer
Water Quality Manager -- December 14
WIC Assistant -- December 14

ONTARIO COUNTY 

Fire Chief -- December 14
Nutritionist -- December 14
Nutrition Services Coordinator -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Tax Map Technician  -- December 14

ORANGE COUNTY

Casework Assistant -- December 14
County Surveyor -- December 14
Custodian -- November 16
Dietitian -- December 14
Dietetic Technician -- December 14
Library Multimedia Technician -- December 14
Tax Map Technician Trainee -- December 14 
Telephone Operator II -- November 11

ORLEANS COUNTY
 
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Veterans Service Officer -- December 14

OSWEGO COUNTY 

911 Communications Technician -- December 14
Caseworker -- December 14
Caseworker Aide -- December 14
Community Services Worker -- December 14
Public Health Technician -- December 14
Senior Help Desk Administrator -- December 14

PUTNAM COUNTY

Nutrition Site Manager -- December 14
Receptionist -- December 14

RENSSELAER COUNTY

Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Custodian -- December 14
Performance Improvement Assistant -- December 14
Senior Typist -- December 7
Typist -- December 7

ROCHESTER (CITY)

Assistant Field Surveyor -- December 14
Field Surveyor -- December 14
Senior Surveyor Technician -- December 14

ROCKLAND COUNTY

Community Services Worker I -- December 14
Community Services Worker II -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Housing Program Assistant -- December 14
Information Services Specialist I (Police Department) -- December 14
ITS Technician 
Veterans Specialist -- December 14

ROME (CITY)

PC Specialist -- December 14
Planning Aide -- December 14

SARATOGA COUNTY

Laboratory Director -- December 14
Motor Equipment Operator 
Tax Map Technician -- December 14 

SARATOGA SPRINGS (CITY)

SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Assistant Fire Chief -- December 14
Computer Services Specialist -- December 14 
Computer Technician -- December 14 
Computer Systems Analyst/Programmer 
Deputy Fire Chief -- December 14
Fire Chief -- December 14
Junior Network Administrator 
Mail Clerk -- December 14
Network and Systems Technician -- December 14 
Nutritionist -- December 14
Public Health Technician -- December 14
Purchasing Clerk -- December 14
Senior Computer Systems Analyst/Programmer 
Supervising Public Health Nurse
Systems Administrator 
Technology Support Assistant -- December 14
Veteran's Services Officer -- December 14
WIC Program Coordinator -- December 14  

SCHOHARIE COUNTY

Tax Map Technician -- December 14 

SCHUYLER COUNTY

School Support Services Coordinator 

SENECA COUNTY 

Peer Advocate -- December 14 
Senior Correction Officer -- December 14
Senior Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Veteran's Services Officer -- December 14

STEUBEN COUNTY 

Community Services Worker -- December 14
Network Administrator -- December 6 
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Tenant Relations Assistant -- December 14
Utility Draftperson -- December 14
Veterans' Services Assistant -- December 14

ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY

Caseworker Assistant -- December 14
Dietetic Technician -- December 14
Public Health Program Aide -- December 14
Talent Relations Assistant -- December 14

SULLIVAN COUNTY

Correction Corporal -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Emergency Services Dispatcher -- January 11
Nutritionist -- December 14
Public Services Dispatcher -- January 11
Senior Emergency Services Dispatcher -- January 11
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14

TIOGA COUNTY 

TOMPKINS COUNTY

Community Mental Health Nurse    

ULSTER COUNTY 

Senior WIC Program Nutritionist -- December 14  

UTICA (CITY)    

WARREN COUNTY 

Caseworker -- December 7
Computer Health Desk Technician
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Data Specialist -- December 14
Food Services Manager -- December 14
Intake Clerk -- December 14
Senior Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
WIC Coordinator Nutritionist -- December 14
WIC Nutrition Facilitator -- December 14

WASHINGTON COUNTY

Clerk -- December 14
Custodian -- December 14
Data Network and Communications Analyst 
Microcomputer Specialist 
Network Analyst 
Occupational Therapist 
WIC Program Nutritionist -- December 14

WAYNE COUNTY

Community Mental Health Aide -- December 14
Computer Services Assistant 
Public Safety Dispatcher Trainee -- January 11
Senior Typist -- December 7
Services Assistant Department of Aging & Youth -- December 14
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Technology Coordinator Technician -- December 14
Veterans Services Officer -- December 14
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee -- December 7

WESTCHESTER COUNTY

Assistant Environmental Chemist -- December 14
Chief (Environmental Laboratory Services) -- December 14
Community Outreach Worker -- December 14
Data Processing Specialist -- December 14
Environmental Chemist -- December 14
Nutritionist -- December 14
Nutrition Program Director -- December 14
Nutrition Site Manager -- December 14
Online Application System Coordinator -- December 14
Program Coordinator -- December 14
Senior Environmental Chemist -- December 14

WYOMING COUNTY

Account Clerk -- December 14
Corrections Sergeant -- December 14
Information Technology Specialist -- December 14
Social Services Program Specialist Trainee -- December 14

YATES COUNTY 

Deputy Director of Public Health 
Emergency Services Dispatcher -- January 11
Senior Emergency Services Dispatcher -- January 11
Social Welfare Examiner -- December 14
Tax Map Technician -- December 14 

YONKERS (CITY)

Assistant Water Chemist and Bacteriologist A -- December 14
Assistant Water Chemist and Bacteriologist B -- December 14
Information Technology Assistant -- December 14