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
Deputy Sheriff Road Patrol/Police Officer
OC-67698
Open to Public - Residency Waived
08/16/21 05:00PM 09/18/21 08:30AM $25.00
Police Lieutenant
P-71076
Promotional
Towns of Brighton, Gates, Greece, Irondequoit, Webster and the Village of Brockport
08/16/21 05:00PM 10/16/21 08:30AM $25.00
The following exams' application deadline has passed:
OC-65300 Campus Peace Officer Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-74737 Campus Peace Officer Supervisor Promotional 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-71740 Chief Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator - Type A Plant Promotional 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-67492 Chief Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator - Type A Plant Open to Public - Residency Waived 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-60190 Guard Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
LC-0814-21 Library Clerk Open to Public 06/29/21 05:00PM 08/14/21 08:30AM $15.00
PLC-0814-21 Library Clerk Promotional 06/29/21 05:00PM 08/14/21 08:30AM $15.00
OAC-0911-21 Office Account Clerk Open to Public 07/27/21 05:00PM 09/11/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-65218 Pure Waters Technician Open to Public 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-68382 Safety And Security Coordinator Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-71057 School Sentry I Promotional 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-67222 School Sentry I Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-66901 School Sentry II Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-66991 Security Patrol Officer Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-60133 Security Worker Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-60144 Senior Security Worker Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-70130 Senior Security Worker Promotional 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-71063 Senior Water Resource Recovery Operator Promotional - MC 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM N/A
OC-68566 Senior Water Resource Recovery Operator Open to Public - Residency Waived 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-68132 Special Patrol Officer Open to Public 06/09/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-61194 Supervisor of Safety and Security Open to Public 07/15/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
WTPO-0911-21 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator/Trainee Open to Public - Residency Waived 07/27/21 05:00PM 09/11/21 08:30AM $15.00
OC-63803 Water Resource Recovery Operator (Formerly Pump And Process Operator) Open to Public - Residency Waived 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 08:30AM $15.00
P-70551 Water Resource Recovery Operator (Formerly Pump And Process Operator) Promotional - MC 06/18/21 05:00PM 08/07/21 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
Absentee Clerk - Board of Elections
N/A
Open to Public
Board of Elections
08/10/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Admitting Coordinator, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Assistant Director of Children’s Center, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services - Children’s Detention Center
Until Filled N/A N/A
Assistant Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning (HVAC) Service Engineer, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Assistant Systems Operator - Wastewater, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
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
Community Outreach Specialist, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services – Office of Mental Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Confidential Homicide Coordinator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Contract Compliance Monitor, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
08/10/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Cyber Security Coordinator, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Information Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Data Manager, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
08/10/21 05:00PM 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
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
Health Clerk COVID - Temporary
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Health Transportation Representative, prov
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
Hospital Mobility Technician
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Information Services Business Analyst I, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
08/10/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Inspector of Weights and Measures, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Public Safety
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
Lead Cook
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
Leisure Services Assistant, prov
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 II, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse III, prov
N/A
Open to Public
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 II
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Medical Caseworker, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Medical Records Technician, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Motor Equipment Operator
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
Nurse Manager, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
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
Office for the Aging Program Administrator, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
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
Physical Therapy Assistant, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Planning Rehabilitation Assistant, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Planning and Development
08/27/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Principal Accountant, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Finance / Controller’s Office
Until Filled N/A N/A
Programmer Analyst I, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
08/10/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Public Defender Assistant Grade II
N/A
Open to Public
Public Defender's Office
Until Filled N/A N/A
Public Health Nurse Aide
N/A
Open to Public
Public Health
08/11/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Public Safety Radio Technician, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Public Safety - Communications
Until Filled N/A N/A
Rapid Response Youth Detention Worker, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services - Children’s Detention Center
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 - Children’s Detention Center
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 Nurse II, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
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
08/13/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Senior Community Outreach Specialist, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services – Office of Mental Health
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Data Manager, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services
08/10/21 05:00PM N/A N/A
Senior District Attorney Investigator
N/A
Open to Public
District Attorney
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Nursing Assistant
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Signal Mechanic
N/A
Open to Public
Transportation
Until Filled N/A N/A
Senior Voter Registration Clerk - Board of Elections
N/A
Open to Public
Board of Elections
08/10/21 05:00PM 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 - Children’s Detention Center
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
Station Mechanic - Electrical, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Station Mechanic - Instrumentation, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
Until Filled N/A N/A
Stock Clerk, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Supervising Youth Detention Worker, prov.
N/A
Open to Public
Human Services - Children’s Detention Center
Until Filled N/A N/A
Therapeutic Dietitian, prov
N/A
Open to Public
Monroe Community Hospital
Until Filled N/A N/A
Trainer I - Board of Elections
N/A
Open to Public
Board of Elections
08/10/21 05:00PM 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
Water Resource Recovery Assistant
N/A
Open to Public
Environmental Services
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 - Children’s Detention Center
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

All listed only require high school graduation/GED equivalency diploma.

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
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, 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

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.