Exam Announcements

Exam announcements for employment with the City of Troy, the Troy Housing Authority, and the Troy School District when available will be listed below. Most of the positions with the City of Troy require applicants to take a Civil Service exam.

The Employment Application Form is used for both employment and exams. Please feel free to print the form and drop it off or mail it to the Personnel Office (original signatures only – no copies):

City of Troy
c/0 Personnel Department
433 River Street
Troy, NY 12180

Test Guides and Resource Booklets for Local Examinations are also available and published by the New York State Department of Civil Service.

Continuous Recruitment Exams
Examinations that are available through the City of Troy for which there is no closing date for filing. Applications may be filed for these exams at ANYTIME. Exams are given MONTHLY.
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    Open Competitive Exams
    Positions that anyone who meets the minimum qualifications may apply for. Provisional appointments MAY be made to competitive class positions. A Civil Service Exam will be held at a later date, and a permanent appointment made from the resulting list.
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      Promotional Exams
      Candidates must be permanently employed by either the City of Troy, Troy School District, Troy Housing Authority or Troy Public Library, depending on the appointing authority seeking to establish an eligible list.
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