At this time Rensselaer County Civil Service is only accepting exam applications submitted online. If you need assistance please email civilservice@rensco.com. All Rensselaer County Civil Service Exams that have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be rescheduled at a later date. Effected candidates will be notified when exams are rescheduled.

Rensselaer County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

You can apply by mail, in person or Online for Current Vacancies in Rensselaer County, Upcoming Exams or Continuous Recruitment Exams.

A non-refundable application processing fee is usually required for exams.

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Click here to download a printable application.

How to Apply Online, by Mail or in Person


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
61-812 CHILD PROTECTIVE WORKER (OC) OC 01/04/22 02/05/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
61-893 COMMUNICATION CENTER SUPERVISOR (OC) OC 12/22/21 01/22/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
61-029 COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER (OC) OC 12/22/21 01/22/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
61-317 POLICE DISPATCHER (OC) OC 12/22/21 01/22/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
61-772 SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER (OC) OC 12/22/21 01/22/22 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
76-920 CHILD PROTECTIVE WORKER (PROM) PROM 01/04/22 02/05/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
71-998 COMMUNICATION CENTER SUPERVISOR (PROM) PROM 12/22/21 01/22/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70
71-980 SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER (PROM) PROM 12/22/21 01/22/22 Apply f5e5c6c26724b024097642fcc3c34cf2c73ae196c9285190852014914d70ca70

OTHER JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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