Due to the ongoing public health crisis, Monroe County Civil Service may need to cancel or postpone exams. Candidates impacted by these decisions will be notified.

Civil Service Exams/Job Announcements

Apply online, by mail or in person for Civil Service ExamsCounty Job Openings, or Summer Jobs.

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

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Application Forms and Study Guides

How to Apply Online

Step 1. Select an exam or job announcement that interests you.
Step 2.Review the "Who May Apply" column to determine if you are eligible.
Step 3. Click on the exam/job name to view Minimum Qualifications required to apply and determine if you qualify.
Step 4. Download and read the entire exam announcement. It contains important information like a description of the position, civil service procedures and a summary of the material on which you will be tested.
Step 5. Select "Apply Online" and complete the application process by reading each page carefully and following instructions.
Step 6. Submit credit card payment of non-refundable application processing fee.

For more information, refer to Frequently Asked Questions.

Continuous Recruitment Exams

What's the fastest way to start a career in local government? Take the Office Clerk III or Caseworker Civil Service examinations.

Applications are accepted continuously and examinations are given quarterly. Passing candidates are added to the Civil Service list throughout the year.

Candidates can only take these continuous recruitment exams once every 6 months. If you intend to take more than one of the exams listed, you must do so on the same date.

Please read the announcement carefully for special information and instructions regarding specific exam dates, cross filing and retesting.

Name
#
Who May Apply
Location
Application
Deadline
Exam
Date
Application
Fee
Caseworker
CW
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A See Announcement $15.00
Caseworker - Bilingual
CWB
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A See Announcement $15.00
Office Clerk III
POC3-Other
Promotional
N/A See Announcement $15.00
Office Clerk III
POC3-MC
Promotional MC
N/A See Announcement N/A
Office Clerk III
OC3
Open to Public
N/A See Announcement $15.00
Office Clerk III - Bilingual
OC3B
Open to Public
N/A See Announcement $15.00
Office Clerk III - Bilingual
POC3B
Promotional
Rochester City School District
N/A See Announcement $15.00

Civil Service Exams

Civil Service Exam announcements are posted approximately two months prior to the exam date and list a specific closing date for filing an application. Please be sure to print a copy of the announcement since they are viewable on the website only until the application deadline date.

Please pay careful attention to the "Who May Apply" column to determine if you are eligible to take an exam, and review the Minimum Qualification to determine if you qualify. A non-refundable application processing fee is usually required.

Name
#
Who May Apply
Location
Application
Deadline
Exam
Date
Application
Fee
Assistant Probation Director (Group D)
P-70763
Promotional - MC
Monroe County Department of Public Safety
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM N/A
Examiner
OC-62687
Open to Public
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM $15.00
Examiner Bilingual
OC-62743
Open to Public
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM $15.00
Fire Captain
P-70199
Promotional
Barnard, Brighton, Gates, Henrietta, Lake Shore, North Greece, Ridge Culver, Ridge Road and St. Paul Boulevard Fire Districts
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM $25.00
Fire Lieutenant
P-70201
Promotional
Barnard, Brighton, Gates, Henrietta, Lake Shore, North Greece, Ridge Culver, Ridge Road and St. Paul Boulevard Fire Districts
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM $25.00
Probation Assistant
OC-65343
Open to Public
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM $15.00
Probation Officer Trainee
OC-65617
Open to Public
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM $15.00
Probation Officer Trainee
P-70820
Promotional - MC
Monroe County Department of Public Safety
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM N/A
Probation Supervisor
P-70809
Promotional - MC
Monroe County Department of Public Safety
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM N/A
Senior Probation Officer
P-70807
Promotional - MC
Monroe County Department of Public Safety
04/27/21 05:00PM 06/26/21 08:30AM N/A
The following exams' application deadline has passed:
P-73062 Assistant Building And Plumbing Inspector Trainee Promotional 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-67250 Assistant Building Inspector Open to Public 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-65964 Assistant Chief Toxicologist Open to Public 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-65541 Autopsy Technician Trainee Open to Public 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-66021 Chief Toxicologist Open to Public 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-70886 Code Compliance Coordinator Promotional 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-61605 Code Enforcement Officer Open to Public 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-70929 Detective Promotional 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $25.00
EHSN-0501-21 Employee Health And Safety Nurse Open to Public - Residency Waived 03/19/21 05:00PM 05/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-68767 Forensic Laboratory Assistant Open to Public 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
HDA-0601-21 Help Desk Assistant Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
HDIC-0601-21 Help Desk/Intranet Coordinator Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
ICN-0501-21 Infection Control Nurse Open to Public - Residency Waived 03/19/21 05:00PM 05/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-66635 Medical Investigator Open to Public 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
PNA-0601-21 Network Administrator Promotional 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
NA-0601-21 Network Administrator Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
NA3-0601-21 Network Administrator III Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
PH-0501-21 Pharmacist Open to Public 03/19/21 05:00PM 05/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-70916 Police Sergeant Promotional 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $25.00
PHNC-0501-21 Public Health Nurse Coordinator Open to Public 03/19/21 05:00PM 05/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-67273 Residential Plan Review Inspector Trainee Open to Public 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
SNP-0501-21 School Nurse Practitioner Open to Public - Residency Waived 03/19/21 05:00PM 05/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
SISBA-0601-21 Senior Information Services Business Analyst Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-66196 Senior School Investigator Open to Public 04/06/21 05:00PM 06/05/21 08:30AM $15.00
SSP-0601-21 Senior Systems Programmer Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-66039 Toxicologist I Open to Public 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-74667 Toxicology Laboratory Supervisor Promotional - MC 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM N/A
OC-65813 Toxicology Technician Open to Public 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
USI-0601-21 User Support Instructor Open to Public 04/05/21 05:00PM 06/01/21 08:30AM $15.00
WRROT-0417-21 Water Resource Recovery Operator Trainee Open to Public - Residency Waived 03/08/21 12:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM $15.00
PWRROT-0417-21 Water Resource Recovery Operator Trainee Promotional - MC 03/02/21 05:00PM 04/17/21 08:30AM N/A

Employment for COVID-19 Response

County Department Job Announcements

Monroe County is actively recruiting for these job openings. Some positions may require a Civil Service Exam to be held at a future date. If you find a position you qualify for, you can apply online or download and mail an application to our office.

Name
#
Who May Apply
Location
Application
Deadline
Exam
Date
Application
Fee
Associate Engineer, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Aviation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Associate Medical Examiner (*Pending NY State Approval)
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Building Service Worker
N/A
Open to Public
Various
12/31/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Chief District Attorney Investigator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Confidential Homicide Coordinator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Deputy County Attorney
N/A
Open to Public
Law Department (Children’s Services Division)
Until Filled N/A N/A
Dietary Consultant, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
District Attorney - Narcotics Investigator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
District Attorney Investigator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Driver- Messenger
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Emergency Medical Technician COVID - Temporary
N/A
Open to Public
Public Safety – Emergency Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Examination Proctor, PT
N/A
Open to Public
Human Resources
Until Filled N/A N/A
Food Service Worker, Full-Time
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Food Service Worker, Part-Time
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Guard, Part-Time
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Guard, prov.
N/A

Until Filled N/A N/A
Health Clerk COVID - Temporary
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Highway Maintenance Mechanic II
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Highway Maintenance Mechanic Trainee
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Highway Maintenance Technician, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Laborer Light
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services, Children’s Detention Center, 400 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush NY 14543
Until Filled N/A N/A
Laundry Service Worker
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Leisure Services Aide, Part-Time
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse (Baylor) (2018)
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse, Full-Time
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse, Per Diem
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Maintenance Mechanic III
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Management Analyst, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Finance / Office of Management & Budget
04/16/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Medical Caseworker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Motor Equipment Operator (Airport)
N/A
Open to Public
Airport
Until Filled N/A N/A
Motor Equipment Operator Trainee
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Nursing Assistant (Baylor) (2019)
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Nursing Assistant Per Diem
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Nursing Assistant, Full-Time
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Occupational Therapist, Per Diem
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Physical Therapist Per Diem
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Public Defender Assistant Grade II
N/A
Open to Public
Public Defender's Office
Until Filled N/A N/A
Rapid Response Youth Detention Worker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Recreation Guard, Part-Time
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
Until Filled N/A N/A
Registered Nurse
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Registered Nurse
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Registered Nurse
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Registered Nurse
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health, Children’s Detention Center, 400 Rush Scottsville Road, Rush NY 14543
Until Filled N/A N/A
Registered Nurse - COVID Vaccination (POD) - TEMPORARY
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Registered Professional Nurse (MCH)
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Respiratory Care Practitioner Per Diem
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Accountant, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Finance / Controller’s Office
04/23/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Senior District Attorney Investigator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Medical Caseworker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Office Account Clerk, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
04/22/21 05:01PM N/A N/A
Senior Signal Mechanic
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Traffic Control Operator, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Youth Detention Caseworker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Youth Detention Worker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Social Work Supervisor- Children’s Center, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Speech Pathologist, Per Diem
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Statewide Automated Biometric Identification System (SABIS) Manager
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe County Sheriff’s Office
Until Filled N/A N/A
Stock Clerk, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
STOP-DWI Coordinator, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Public Safety – STOP-DWI
04/26/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Supervising Youth Detention Worker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Undersheriff
N/A
Open to Public
Sheriff’s Office
Until Filled N/A N/A
Violent Felony Offense Investigator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Wound Care Nurse, prov
N/A
Open to Public - Residency Waived
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Youth Detention Caseworker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Youth Detention Worker
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
Until Filled N/A N/A

Summer Employment Opportunities

Each year, Monroe County offers several employment opportunities. You must be at least 18 years of age, except where noted and a Monroe County resident for these jobs

Name
#
Who May Apply
Location
Application
Deadline
Exam
Date
Application
Fee
Bridge Operator, Seasonal
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
N/A N/A N/A
Engineering Aide, Seasonal
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
N/A N/A N/A
Ground Equipment Operator - Seasonal
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer - Carousel Operator (seasonal)
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer – Concession Worker (seasonal)
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer – Zoo Tram Attendant (seasonal)
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer, Seasonal
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer, Seasonal (Pavement Marking Section)
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer, Seasonal - Pro Shop/Outside Operations - Golf Course
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Laborer, Seasonal - Snack Bar Attendant/Beverage Cart Driver - Golf Course
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Lifeguard - Seasonal
N/A
Open to Public
Parks
N/A N/A N/A
Student Intern
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
N/A N/A N/A

Training and Experience Exams

Applications for these titles are accepted on a continuous basis. If you meet the minimum qualifications, you will be rated and given a score based on an evaluation of education (training) and experience. There will be no written, oral, or performance test. Candidates are required to complete an application form and give accurate information. Vagueness and omissions will not be resolved in your favor. When you find a position you are interested in and qualified for, you may download an application, complete it and mail it to the address on the posting.

Name
#
Who May Apply
Location
Application
Deadline
Exam
Date
Application
Fee
Audiologist
AU
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A N/A $15.00
Occupational Therapist
OT
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A N/A $15.00
Occupational Therapy Assistant
OTA
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A N/A $15.00
Physical Therapist
PT
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A N/A $15.00
Respiratory Care Practitioner
RCP
Open to Public - Residency Waived
N/A N/A $15.00
Speech Pathologist
SP
Open to Public
N/A N/A $15.00

If you are experiencing any problems with this site please email us at civilservice@monroecounty.gov. If have any other questions please contact our office at 753-1700.