As Rensselaer County continues to respond to COVID-19, the Civil Service office will remain closed to the public. We will provide limited services through email only. If you need assistance please email civilservice@rensco.com. Thank you for your patience during this time. All Rensselaer County civil service exams that have been postponed due to COVID-19 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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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.

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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
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Type Application Deadline Exam Date Apply Online

OTHER JOB OPPORTUNITIES

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