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:
Assessor #62201
Last date to file:  4/21/17     Exam date:  6/10/17

Clerk #CL06102017

Last date to file: 4/21/17      Exam date:  6/10/17

Deputy Sheriff Sergeant #77707 - DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL ONLY
Last date to file:  4/21/17      Exam date:  6/10/17

Purchasing Clerk #60995
Last date to file:  4/21/17      Exam date:  6/10/17

Real Property Appraiser Trainee #60126
Last date to file:  4/21/17      Exam date:  6/10/17
         
lAST DATE TO FILE: 
JOB OPPORTUNITIES:
Keyboard Specialist - on call - Community Services
Last date to apply: Applications accepted until position is filled
  
Assistant County Attorney

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
 

Seasonal Laborer - Highway Department
Last date to apply:  3/30/17 by 4:30pm
 
Senior Bookkeeper - Treasurer
Last date to apply:  4/5/17 by 4:30pm

Summer Youth Employment Supervisor - Youth Bureau
Last date to apply:  4/7/17 by 4:30pm 

Watkins Glen Public Library:
Library Director I
Last date to apply: Applications accepted until position is filled- preference to apps received by 3/30/17
(Announcement updated 3/8/17)
          
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