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.

*****SPECIAL NOTICE: Effective immediately - the Civil Service office is closed to the public. Please mail your application to the office. If you choose to drop your application off there is a mailbox outside the County building designated "All County Correspondence"....please deposit your application in the mailbox.  Please put it in an envelope and indicate "Civil Service" on the envelope.


Water Treatment Plant Mechanic #61764
Last date to file: March 31, 2020 by 4:30pm

Account Clerk-Keyboard Specialist #ACKBS050220
Last date to file: April 9, 2020 by 4:30pm

Custodian #CU050220
Last date to file: April 9, 2020 by 4:30pm

Clerk #CL051620
Last date to file: April 16, 2020 by 4:30pm


Registered Professional Nurse - Public Health
Applications accepted until position is filled.

Senior Caseworker - Social Services
Applications accepted until position is filled.

Assessor - Real Property Tax Department
Last date to apply:  03/27/2020 by 4:30pm

 Town & Village Job Opportunities

​Laborer(s) (Temp/Seasonal) - Village of Watkins Glen (Parks, Streets & Cemetery)
Last date to file:  04/03/2020

 School District Job Opportunities

Odessa Montour Central School Employment Opportunity: 

None at this time.


Watkins Glen Central School Employment Opportunity:

None at this time.


Watkins Glen Public Library:

None at this time.


Odessa - Montour Central District 
Watkins Glen Central School Districts
2019 - 2020 school year 

Accepting application for all Non-Teaching /Substitute positions - Continuous Recruitment