Civil Service

Civil Service Department Organization


Public employees are hired under a merit system known as civil service. The Schuyler County Civil Service Department, under the direction of the Personnel Officer, administers the provisions of the New York State Civil Service Law for all county departments, school districts, special districts, towns, and villages in Schuyler County.

PLEASE NOTE:
  
 
Effective January 1, 2017 all applications for examination, applications for vacancies, and canvass letter responses MUST be received in the Civil Service office by 4:30pm on the designated last filing date. Applications received after the filing date (even if postmarked by the filing date) WILL NOT be accepted.

Emailed or faxed applications are not acceptable.

SCHEDULED EXAMS:
Social Welfare Examiner #76770 - DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL ONLY
Last date to file:  5/5/17        Exam date:  6/24/17

Social Welfare Examiner #66219
Last date to file:  5/5/17        Exam date:  6/24/17

Sr. Social Welfare Examiner #76797 - DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL ONLY
Last date to file:  5/5/17        Exam date:  6/24/17          
JOB OPPORTUNITIES:
Clerk - Part Time - Records Management/Purchasing
Last date to apply: 5/4/17

Senior Account Clerk-Keyboard Specialist - Social Services

Last date to apply: 5/4/17

Keyboard Specialist - on call - Community Services

Last date to apply: Applications accepted until position is filled

 
Registered Professional Nurse - PT for the Sheriff's Department
Last date to apply: Applications accepted until position is filled
 
  
Senior Registered Professional Nurse - Community Services
Last date to apply:  Applications accepted until position is filled

Summer Youth Employment Program - Youth Bureau
Applications being accepted starting May 1st.   Youth ages 14-20 & must be a Schuyler County Resident 
Submit application to the Department of Social Services/Youth Bureau


           
Odessa Montour Central School Employment Opportunity:
None at this time.

  
                                           
Watkins Glen Central School Employment Opportunity: 
                        
Custodian - Full time for Watkins Glen Central School District

Minimum qualifications: 
One year experience in building cleaning and/or minor maintenance activities. 

Pay rate: $12.50/hr., 5 days week with Monday & Tuesday off

Schedule:  Wednesday - Friday:  3:00pm - 11:30pm, Saturday - Sunday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
 
 
Please note:  This is a competitive Civil Service position and the hired applicant will be considered "provisional".  They will need to take a Civil Service exam at a later date and be reachable on the list to continue employment. The application can be found below under the forms section of this page and called "application for employment and/or examination".  The application will need to be submitted to the Civil Service office for review prior to being sent to the Watkins Glen Central School District.
   
  
 
 
CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT:

Watkins Glen Central School District - 2016 - 2017 school year -
Non-Teaching/Substitute positions  - Continuous Recruitment

Odessa - Montour Central School District - 2016 - 2017 school year - Needs Substitutes for Teacher Aides, Food Service Helpers and Cleaners

Non-Teaching /Substitute positions - Continuous Recruitment

Food Service Helper Substitutes are needed at both School Districts

                  ("School Employment" application link at the bottom of this page)
                                           

JOB SPECIFICATIONS - View descriptions of civil service jobs within Schuyler County.
 
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FORMS - Click on links below to access Civil Service Forms.
 
COUNTY AND/OR MUNICIPALITY EMPLOYMENT

SCHOOL EMPLOYMENT