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.

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.

Caseworker Exam - #CW2017CR
Applications are accepted continuously with exams being given as needed.  
Next exam offered:  12/16/17
Last date to apply for this exam:  12/08/17
Automotive Mechanic Foreperson (Central Garage) - Schuyler County Highway Department
Last date to apply:  12/28/17 by 4:30pm

Aging Services Caseworker - Office for the Aging
Last date to file:  12/18/17 by 4:30pm

Odessa Montour Central School Employment Opportunity:

Cleaner - Odessa-Montour Central School District - B.C. Cate Elementary School
Last date to file:  12/15/17 by 4:30pm, part-time, 3.75 hours/day, 3:00pm - 6:45pm, rate $10.40/hr.
Watkins Glen Central School Employment Opportunity: 

Library Director I - Watkins Glen Public Library
Last date to file: 12/15/17 by 4:30pm                 
Bus Driver - Watkins Glen Central School District
Full-time, 4 hours/day, $17.05/hr. with possibility of more hours with extra trips.  NYS Retirement with sick time, personal days.  District will pay for Class B and PS endorsements.  Fingerprinting required.  Applications accepted until filled.

Cleaner - Watkins Glen Central School District
Full-time, Starting September 2017, $10.59/hr.  Applications accepted until filled.
School Monitor (Transportation Dept.) - Watkins Glen Central School District
Typical work week:  Monday - Friday - 6:20am - 8:20am / 2:20pm - 4:20pm


Watkins Glen Central School District - 2017 - 2018 school year -
Non-Teaching/Substitute positions  - Continuous Recruitment

Odessa - Montour Central School District - 2017 - 2018 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.