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EXAMINATIONS OPEN TO ALL QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS

OPEN-COMPETITIVE (OC) exams are open to the public.

ALL APPLICATION FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. It is your responsibility as an applicant to determine whether you meet the minimum qualifications listed. You will not receive a refund if your application is disapproved.

# Name
(click to view job description)
Type Application Deadline Exam Date Apply Online
67-149 PAROLE RE-ENTRY COORDINATOR (OC) 67-149 OC 06/10/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
61-982 POLICE SERGEANT (OC) 61-982 OC 06/01/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
69-634 PROBATION DIRECTOR (GROUP C) (OC) 69-634 OC 06/10/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
68-348 SECRETARY (OC) 68-348 OC 06/03/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
69-123 SECRETARY I (OC) 69-123 OC 06/03/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
69-471 SECRETARY II (OC) 69-471 OC 06/03/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
60-666 SOCIAL WELFARE EXAMINER (OC) 60-666 OC 06/17/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
67-533 SPECIAL INVESTIGATOR (CONFIDENTIAL) (OC) 67-533 OC 06/03/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70

PROMOTION EXAMINATIONS

PROMOTION (PR) exams are open only to employees of Rensselaer County.

ALL APPLICATION FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. It is your responsibility as an applicant to determine whether you meet the minimum qualifications listed. You will not receive a refund if your application is disapproved.

# Name
(click to view job description)
Type Application Deadline Exam Date Apply Online
76-922 DEPUTY PROBATION DIRECTOR (GROUP C) (PROM) 76-922 PROM 06/03/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
72-085 POLICE SERGEANT (PROM) 72-085 PROM 06/01/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
76-832 PROBATION DIRECTOR (GROUP C) (PROM) 76-832 PROM 06/10/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
76-477 SECRETARY I (PROM) 76-477 PROM 06/03/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
76-482 SECRETARY II (PROM) 76-482 PROM 06/03/22 06/11/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
76-921 SENIOR PROBATION OFFICER (PROM) 76-921 PROM 06/10/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
76-907 SENIOR SOCIAL WELFARE EXAMINER (PROM) 76-907 PROM 06/17/22 06/25/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70

OTHER JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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