Career Resources


Schenectady County Human Resources and Civil Service

* Please be advised that all Schenectady County civil service examinations scheduled for Saturday, June 27th, June 13th, May 16th, May 2nd, and April 25th at Draper Middle School have been postponed. All impacted candidates will be notified of an alternate test date in the near future.

Schenectady County Human Resources and Civil Service provides career opportunities for employment within Schenectady County including County government and all of the municipalities and schools districts therein. Schenectady County values a high performing, diverse workforce. The County government employs 1,100 full-time and hundreds of part-time employees.

Services also include assistance with civil service exam applications and the provision of test prep courses prior to taking a civil service exam.

Did you know?

  • You can create an account on the County Employment Portal that will alert you when jobs you are interested in are posted. 
  • Credit cards are accepted for Civil Service Exam Fees.

Career Spotlight

Glendale Home is looking for CNAs, LPNs and RNs

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to start a career in a beautiful, home-like facility.

As a County employee, you would be eligible for generous benefits which include Health, Dental and Vision Insurance, paid time off and NY State Retirement.

We invite you to e-mail your resume, or just stop in to tour our facility and meet our staff. On the spot interviews are offered Monday through Friday.

Jennifer Panter
518-384-3600 ext. 3760

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