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.

Deputy Sheriff Lieutenant - Exam #77703 - DEPARTMENTAL PROMOTIONAL 
Exam:  09/09/17                       Last date to file:  07/20/17

Veterans Service Officer  - Exam #64915 
Exam:  09/09/17                       Last date to file:  07/20/17


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:
Senior Keyboard Specialist - Odessa-Montour Central School District
Provisional appointment, Rate of pay; is $10.75/hr., 12 month position, 8.0 hrs./day
See link above for the required minimum qualifications.  Last date to apply:  7/31/17
Watkins Glen Central School Employment Opportunity: 
Maintenance Mechanic -  Watkins Glen Central School District
Rate of pay is $13.92/hr. with benefits, 40 hrs. wk., 12 month position starting July 1, 2017 

Minimum Qualifications:  One year of experience in general building construction, building maintenance, or in one of the standard building trades. 

NOTE: A certificate or Associate's degree in construction technology or one of the standard building trades may be counted for one year of the required experience.  Education must be from a regionally accredited college or one accredited by New York State Board of Regents to grant degrees or certificates.  Submit transcript or diploma to document education.

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.