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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 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.

(*Check back in July as cities, counties and towns announce new exams for Fall/Winter 2017 and early 2018*)

NEW YORK STATE

Addictions Planning Analyst 3 -- September 9
Addictions Program Specialist 1
-- August 12
Addictions Program Specialist 2 -- August 12
Addictions Program Specialist 2 (Gambling) -- August 12
Addictions Program Specialist Trainee 1 -- August 12
Area Office Director -- September 9
Assistant Director Addiction Treatment Center -- September 9
Assistant Director Benefit Administration -- September 9
Assistant Director Financial Management and Accounting -- September 9
Assistant Director Information Technology Services 1 -- October 14
Assistant Director Information Technology Services 2 -- October 14
Assistant Director Information Technology Technical Services 1 -- October 14
Associate Budget Examiner -- September 28
Associate Landscape Architect -- September 9
Business Systems Analyst 4 (Health) -- September 9
Chief Environmental Conservation Police Officer -- September 9
Chief of Forensic Unit 1 -- September 9
Chief Utility Accounting and Finance -- September 9
Chief Utility Programs -- September 9
Claims Services Representative 2 -- August 12
Claims Services Representative 3 -- August 12
Construction Estimator 4 Architectural -- September 9
Construction Estimator 4 Mechanical -- September 9
Contract Management Specialist 2 -- August 12
Contract Management Specialist 3 -- September 9
Contract Management Specialist 4 -- September 9
Coordinator Education Data and Reports -- September 9
Correction Sergeant -- September 20
Criminal Justice Program Representative 3 -- September 9
Criminal Justice Program Representative 4 -- September 9
Department of Public Service Chiefs -- September 9
Director Information Technology Services 1 -- October 14
Director Information Technology Services 2 -- October 14
Director Information Technology Services 3 -- October 14
Director Lottery Security -- September 9
Economic Development Publications Manager -- September 9
Environmental Compliance Assistance Supervisor -- September 9
Environmental Health Program Manager 1 -- September 9
Environmental Health Program Manager 2 -- September 9
Environmental Health Program Manager 3 -- September 9
Environmental Health Program Manager 4 -- September 9
Fire Protection Specialist 3 -- September 9
Forensic Services Program Administrator 1 -- September 9
Forensic Services Program Administrator 2 -- September 9
Forestry Technician 2 -- August 12
Forestry Technician 3 -- August 12
Health Hearing Examiner -- September 9
Hospital Patient Services Clerk 1 -- August 12
Information Technology Specialist 3 -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 3 (Data Communications) -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 3 (Database) -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 3 (Programming) -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 3 (Systems Programming) -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 4 -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 4 (Data Communications) -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 4 (Database) -- October 14
Information Technology Specialist 4 (Systems Programming) -- October 14
Insurance Fund Hearing Representative -- August 12
Major Environmental Conservation -- September 9
Management Specialist 2 -- August 12
Manager Information Technology Services 1 -- October 14
Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Data Communications) -- October 14
Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Database) -- October 14
Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Systems Programming) -- October 14
Manager Information Technology Services 1 (Technical) -- October 14
Manager Information Technology Services 2 -- October 14
Manager Information Technology Services 2 (Technical) -- October 14
Mapping Technician 3 -- August 12
Mapping Technologist 1 -- August 12
Mapping Technologist 2 -- August 12
Mapping Technologist 3 -- August 12
Mapping Technologist 4 -- August 12
Medicaid Eligibility Examiner 1 -- July 15
Mental Hygiene Nursing Program Coordinator -- September 9
Mineral Resources Specialist 5 -- September 9
Motor Vehicle Office Manager -- August 12
Nursing Station Clerk 1 / Trainee -- August 12
Parking Operations Supervisor 1 -- October 14
Parking Operations Supervisor 2 -- October 14
Parole Revocation Specialist 2 -- September 9
Pharmacy Supervisor/Pharmacy Manager -- September 9
Promotion Opportunities in Transportation Management -- September 9
Real Property Services Administrator 1 -- September 9
Real Property Services Administrator 2 -- September 9
Senior Motor Vehicle Referee -- September 9
Stores and Mail Operations Supervisor -- July 15
Supervisor Utility Accounting & Finance -- September 9
Tax Compliance Manager 3 -- September 9
Tax Compliance Manager 4 -- September 9
Taxpayer Services Specialist 3 -- August 12
Treatment Unit Clerk Trainee -- August 12
Unemployment Insurance Accounts Examiner -- August 12
Utility Analyst 3 / Environmental -- September 9
Utility Supervisor -- September 9
Veterans Benefits Advisor 1 -- September 9
Veterans Benefits Advisor 2 -- September 9

NEW YORK CITY (Agency)

Bus Maintainer (Chassis) (MTA) -- September 11
Bus Operator (MTA/NYCT) -- October 7
Car Inspector (Subway Car Repair) -- September 30/October 1
Child Protective Specialist
Correction Officer
Customer Information Representative -- December 2
Environmental Police Officer
Firefighter (FDNY) -- September/October 2017
Lieutenant (Police) -- August 16
Light Maintainer -- July 24
Police Communications Technician
Police Officer (NYPD)
School Safety Officer
Special Officer
Structure Maintainer - Group D -- September 5
Track Equipment Maintainer (NYCT) (a) -- September 25
Traffic Checker (MaBSTOA) -- August 7
Traffic Enforcement Agent
Transit Electro-Mechanical Maintainer (HVAC) -- September 16/17
Transit Electro-Mechanical Maintainer (Ventilation and Drainage) -- August 26/27

NEW YORK COURT SYSTEM

Court Assistant
-- October 7
Senior Court Reporter -- November
Supervising Court Office Assistant -- October 7

NASSAU COUNTY

Assistant Superintendent of Building Department -- September 9
Building Inspector I/Building Inspector -- September 9
Computer-Aided Drafter I -- September 9
Computer-Aided Drafting Assistant -- September 9
Director of Nursing (Cardiac Care) -- September 9
Director of Nursing (Peri-Operative) -- September 9
Director of Planning, NCMC -- September 9
Maintenance Supervisor II -- September 9
Plumbing Inspector I/Plumbing Inspector -- September 9
Public Health Administrator I -- September 9
Public Health Administrator III -- September 9
Tax Mapper I -- September 9
Toll Collector -- September 9
Veterans' Counselor I/Veterans' Counselor -- September 9

SUFFOLK COUNTY

Account Clerk-Typist -- October 21
Administrative Director of Labor, Licensing and Consumer Affairs -- September 9
Assistant Bureau Director of Social Services -- September 9
Building Permits Examiner -- September 9
Bureau Director of Social Services -- September 9
Clinic Administrator -- September 9
Director of Drug and Alcohol Counseling Services -- September 9
Drafter II -- September 9
Housing Inspector -- September 9
Map Drafter I -- September 9
Map Drafter III -- September 9
Planning Aide -- September 9
Principal Building Inspector -- September 9
Principal Detective Investigator -- September 9
Senior Site Plan Reviewer -- September 9
Site Plan Reviewer -- September 9
Traffic Court Clerk
-- September 16

ALBANY (CITY)

Deputy Director of Codes -- September 9
Permit Technician -- September 9

ALBANY COUNTY

Assistant Building Inspector -- September 9
Assistant Director of Public Health Nursing -- September 9
Chief Building and Zoning Inspector -- September 9
Veterans Service Officer I Trainee -- September 9

ALLEGANY COUNTY

Deputy Sheriff Lieutenant -- September 9

BINGHAMTON (CITY)

Assistant to the Mayor for Youth and Neighborhood Affairs -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Digital Technician -- October 14
Information Technology Manager -- October 14
Police Captain -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Wastewater Treatment Plant Mechanic's Assistant -- October 14
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee -- September 9

BROOME COUNTY

Building & Code Inspector -- September 9
Building & Code Inspector/Dog Control Officer -- September 9
Clinical Care Coordinator II -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Human Services Program Coordinator II -- September 9
Veterans Service Assistant -- September 9
Veterans Service Officer -- September 9

BUFFALO (CITY)

Account Clerk Typist -- September 30
Assistant Director of Student Placement and Registration -- September 9
Building Inspector -- September 9
Chief Building Inspector -- September 9
Clerk/Junior Traffic Clerk -- September 16
Dog Control Officer -- October 14
Parking Enforcement Officer -- October 14
Plumbing Inspector -- September 9
Telephone Operator -- September 16
Typist -- -- September 23

CATTARAUGUS COUNTY

CAYUGA COUNTY

Caseworker -- September 9
Residential Safety Inspector -- September 9

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY

Account Clerk
Clerk II (a)
Facilities Manager -- September 9
Housing Quality Standards Inspector -- September 9
School Secretary / Operations Assistant
Wastewater/Water Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee (a)

CHEMUNG COUNTY

Assistant Code Enforcement Officer/Building Inspector (a) -- September 9
Building Inspector Code Enforcement Officer (a) -- September 9
Clerk -- September 16
Computer Application Specialist

County Veterans' Services Officer -- September 9
Library Clerk -- September 16

CHENANGO COUNTY

Building Inspector -- September 9
Road Patrol Lieutenant -- September 9
Senior Typist
-- August 5
Weigh Station Operator -- August 5

CLINTON COUNTY

Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Draftsperson II -- September 9
Economic Development Director -- September 9
Housing Code Inspector -- September 9
Municipal Code Inspector -- September 9
Senior Computer Programmer

COHOES (CITY)

Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Police Captain -- September 9

COLUMBIA COUNTY

Child Support Specialist -- October 14
Code Enforcement Officer
 -- September 9
Director of Youth -- September 9

CORTLAND COUNTY

Account Clerk -- September 9
Caseworker -- October 28
Coordinator of Child Support Enforcement -- October 14
Correction Sergeant -- October 14
County Police Captain (Deputy Sheriff) -- September 9
County Police Lieutenant (Deputy Sheriff) -- September 9
Custodian I, Custodian -- October 14
Keyboard Specialist -- October 14
Safety and Code Officer
Senior Keyboard Specialist -- October 14
Support Investigator -- October 14

DELAWARE COUNTY

Assistant to the Director of Emergency Services -- September 9
Assistant to the Director Office for the Aging -- September 9

DUTCHESS COUNTY

Assistant Director of Public Health Nursing -- September 9
Buildings Administrator -- September 9
Deputy Building Inspector -- September 9
Deputy Sheriff - Captain -- September 9
Deputy Sheriff - Lieutenant -- September 9
Municipal Administrative Analyst -- September 9
Tax Map Technician Trainee -- September 9
Veterans Counselor -- September 9
Zoning Administrator -- September 9

ERIE COUNTY

Asbestos/Air Quality Coordinator -- September 9
Assistant Director of Social Work - Behavioral Health -- September 9
Assistant Vice President of Behavioral Health Nursing -- September 9
Assistant Vice President of Operations -- September 9
Assistant Vice President of Surgical Services -- September 9
Coordinator of Quality Assurance -- September 9
Director of Outpatient Operations - Primary Care -- September 9
Director of Rehabilitation Services -- September 9
Director of Revenue Capture and Integrity -- September 9
Director of SNAP - Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program -- September 9
Medical-Dental Staff Services Manager -- September 9
Practice Manager - ECMC -- September 9
Senior Clerk -- September 9
Senior Clerk Typist -- September 9
Tax Map Technician -- September 9
Vice President of Materials Management -- September 9

ESSEX COUNTY

Building Inspector III -- September 9
Building Inspector III Trainee -- September 9
Code Enforcement/Safety Officer (a) -- September 9
Director of Patient Services -- September 9
Home Health Agency Administrator -- September 9
Maintenance Supervisor -- September 9
Parking Enforcement Officer -- October 14
Senior Support Investigator -- October 14
Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds & Transportation -- September 9
Tax Map Technician II -- September 9

FRANKLIN COUNTY

Account Clerk -- August 5
Caseworker -- August 19
Clerk -- August 5
Custodian -- August 19
Director of Patient Services -- September 9
Senior Typist -- August 19
Tax Map Technician -- September 9
Typist -- August 19
Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee -- August 5

FULTON COUNTY

Senior Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9

GENESEE COUNTY

Assistant Director of Facilities III -- September 9
Director of Social Services -- September 9
Library Clerk -- September 9

GREENE COUNTY

Assistant Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds -- September 9
Deputy Sheriff
-- December 2
Police Officer -- December 2
Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds -- September 9
Veterans Benefits Representative -- September 9
Veterans Service Assistant -- September 9

HAMILTON COUNTY

HEMPSTEAD (TOWN)

Assistant Coordinator, Cultural Arts Program -- September 9
Assistant Supervisor of Inspection Services -- September 9
Building Maintenance Supervisor I -- September 9
Building Plan Examiner III -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer II -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer III -- September 9
Plumbing Inspector III -- September 9

HERKIMER COUNTY

Building Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Property Maintenance Officer -- September 9
Tax Map Technician -- September 9

JEFFERSON COUNTY

LEWIS COUNTY

Adult Day Care Program Coordinator -- September 9
Assistant Director of Nursing Service
-- September 9
Building Maintenance Worker -- September 9
Computer Systems Support Technician
Group Practice Administrator -- September 9

LIVINGSTON COUNTY

MADISON COUNTY

Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Director of Community Health Services -- September 9

MONROE COUNTY

Assistant Building and Plumbing Inspector -- September 9
Building Department Manager
-- September 9
Building Inspector -- September 9
Cardiopulmonary Services Manager -- September 9
Code Compliance Coordinator -- September 9
Community Mental Health Services Manager -- September 9
Data Entry Operator -- August 12
Database Specialist -- August 1
Deputy Sheriff Patrol - Captain -- August 16
Facilities Maintenance Foreman -- September 9
Office Account Clerk -- September 23
Police Captain -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Pump and Process Operator Trainee -- September 23
Rehabilitation Director -- September 9
Residential Plan Review Inspector -- September 9
Senior Drafting Technician -- September 9
Systems Support Technician I -- August 1
Utility Stakeout Technician -- September 9

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

Assistant Director of Public Health -- September 9
Correction Corporal -- October 14
Director of Buildings and Grounds -- September 9

NIAGARA COUNTY

Building Inspector -- September 9
Building Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9
Clerical I
-- July 22
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Custodian -- August 19
General Repair Person II -- September 9
HVAC Technician -- October 14
Laboratory Technician -- October 14
Plumbing Inspector -- September 9
Tax Map Technician -- September 9
Wastewater Lift Station Operator -- October 14
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Mechanic -- October 14

ONEIDA COUNTY

Assistant Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Assistant Director of Services -- September 9
Building Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9
Building Maintenance Supervisor -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Deputy Commissioner of Public Works (Buildings and Grounds) -- September 9
Deputy Sheriff Patrol - Captain -- September 9
Deputy Sheriff Patrol - Lieutenant -- September 9
Director of Adult Mental Health Services -- September 9
Director of Services -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Program Coordinator -- September 9
Senior Building Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9
Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds -- September 9
Veterans Service Officer -- September 9

ONONDAGA COUNTY

Account Clerk I -- August 5
Administrative Director (Transportation) -- September 9
Administrative Director (WEP) -- September 9
Building Maintenance and Operations Assistant -- September 9
Clerk I -- August 5
Codes Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Coordinator of Production, Planning & Control -- September 9
Deputy Sheriff - Community Service Officer -- August 5
Director of Disease Control -- September 9
Director of Juvenile Justice and Detention Services -- September 9
Environmental Health Technician I -- August 12
Housing Authority Inspector -- September 9
Housing Maintenance Superintendent -- September 9
Library Clerk I -- August 5
Plans Examiner I -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Program Assistant (Health) -- September 9
Project Coordinator -- September 9
Public Health Compliance Officer -- September 9
Tax Map Supervisor -- September 9
Tax Map Technician I -- September 9
Typist I -- August 12
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator -- August 12

ONTARIO COUNTY

Clerk -- September 16
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
County Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Courier (Bonded) -- September 16
Custodian -- September 16
Library Clerk -- September 16
Office Specialist I (SS) -- September 16
Senior Planning Aide -- September 9
Senior Tax Map Technician -- September 9
Tax Map Technician -- September 9
Veterans Service Officer -- September 9
Zoning Inspector -- September 9

ORANGE COUNTY

Assistant Building Inspector III -- September 9
Building Inspector III -- September 9
Director of Intervention Services -- September 9
Veterans Benefits Examiner -- September 9

ORLEANS COUNTY

Code Enforcement Officer II -- September 9
Senior Child Support Specialist -- October 14
Veterans Service Officer -- September 9

OSWEGO COUNTY

Maintenance Mechanic Supervising -- September 9
Veterans Services Assistant -- September 9

OTSEGO COUNTY

PUTNAM COUNTY

Office Assistant II (School) -- August 3
Police Lieutenant
-- September 9
Senior Office Assistant -- August 3
Senior Office Assistant (School) -- July 20
Senior Office Assistant I (School) -- August 3
Village Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9

RENSSELAER COUNTY

Director of Administrative Services -- September 9
Senior Building Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9

ROCHESTER (CITY)

Building Supervisor -- September 9
Historical Services Consultant -- September 9
Library Area Coordinator -- September 9
Manager of Administrative Services -- September 9
Senior Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Supervisor of Structures & Equipment -- September 9

ROCKLAND COUNTY

Assistant Maintenance Supervisor -- September 9
Coordinator of Administrative Services (Public Health) -- September 9
Deputy Building Inspector -- September 9
Maintenance Supervisor -- September 9
Maintenance Supervisor (Buildings & Grounds) (Schools) -- September 9
Patrol Captain -- September 9
Police Captain -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9

ROME (CITY)

Assistant Building Inspector -- September 9
Deputy Director of Planning and Community Development -- September 9
Planning Aide -- September 9
Police Captain
-- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9

SARATOGA COUNTY

Assistant Building Inspector -- September 9
Administrative Officer - Mental Health -- September 9
Building Inspector -- September 9
Building Maintenance Supervisor -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Tax Map Technician -- September 9

SCHENECTADY COUNTY

Assistant Director of Prevention and Patient Services -- September 9
Building Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Building Safety Inspector -- September 9
Building Systems Mechanic -- September 9
Building Systems Senior Mechanic -- September 9
Caseworker/Caseworker Trainee -- August 5
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Deputy Building Inspector -- September 9
Housing Inspector -- September 9
Housing Quality Standards Inspector -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Public Health Director/Director of Prevention and Patient Services -- September 9
UCC Director -- September 9
Zoning Officer -- September 9

SCHOHARIE COUNTY

CD Clinic Program Coordinator -- September 9
Deputy Director of Community Services -- September 9

SCHUYLER COUNTY

Deputy Sheriff Lieutenant -- September 9
Veterans Service Officer -- September 9

SENECA COUNTY

STEUBEN COUNTY

Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Computer Systems Analyst -- July 24
Leachate Facility Maintenance Mechanic -- September 9
Veterans' Service Assistant -- September 9

ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY

Caseworker -- November 4
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Literacy Program Coordinator -- September 9
Resource Agent -- October 14
Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds -- September 9

SULLIVAN COUNTY

Assistant Director of Services -- September 9
Deputy Public Health Director -- September 9

TIOGA COUNTY

Deputy Director of Public Health -- September 9
Director of Social Services -- September 9
Lieutenant -- September 9
Veterans' Service Officer -- September 9

TOMPKINS COUNTY

Code/Fire Enforcement Officer -- September 9

ULSTER COUNTY

Clinical Risk Manager -- September 9
Maintenance and Construction Supervisor -- September 9
Municipal Code Officer/Building Inspector I -- September 9
Municipal Code Officer/Building Inspector II -- September 9
Senior Tax Map Specialist -- September 9
Veterans Benefits Representative -- September 9

UTICA (CITY)

WARREN COUNTY

Computer Help Desk Technician
Computer Programmer - WC Sheriff

WASHINGTON COUNTY

Assistant Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds -- September 9
Building Maintenance Supervisor -- September 9
Code Enforcement Administrator -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Superintendent of County Buildings -- September 9
Tax Map Technician -- September 9

WAYNE COUNTY

Assistant Director of Nursing Service -- September 9
Code Enforcement Officer -- September 9
Court Security Officer -- October 14
Custodian -- August 12
Library Clerk -- August 12
Motor Vehicle License Clerk -- October 28
Typist/Clerk-Typist (a) -- August 12

WESTCHESTER COUNTY

Animal Warden/Parking Enforcement Officer -- October 14
Assistant Building Inspector
-- September 9
Assistant Commissioner of Health (Planning and Evaluation) -- September 9
Assistant Director of Division (Corrections) -- September 9
Associate Commissioner of Social Services -- September 9
Building Inspector -- September 9
Building Inspector Trainee -- September 9
Community Service Worker -- October 14
Customer Service Coordinator - Data Services -- September 9
Customer Service Coordinator - Educational Technology -- October 14
Maintenance Foreperson (Building and Grounds Maintenance) -- September 9
Parking/Code Enforcement Officer -- October 14
Police Captain -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Program Specialist (DSS Systems) -- October 14
Program Specialist (PRC) -- September 9
Program Specialist (Veterans Affairs) -- September 9

WYOMING COUNTY

YATES COUNTY

YONKERS (CITY)

Assistant Building Service Manager -- September 9
Building Superintendent -- September 9
Police Captain -- September 9
Police Lieutenant -- September 9
Senior Housing Inspector -- September 9