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Civil Service Examinations Portal

For Your Information: 

You can fill out an application electronically below or at any available computer at the Ulster County Personnel Department Monday through Friday during the hours between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at the following address:

Ulster County Personnel Department
County Office Building, 244 Fair Street
Kingston, NY 12402

Applications must be completed and submitted by 11:59 pm on the final filing date of the posting.

Allow plenty of time to complete your first application. The information will be saved in the system and pulled forward into your subsequent applications.

To receive automatic e-mail notification when a specific civil service exam or job announcement will be offered, please register with our
automatic e-mail notification service.

You will be notified via the email address you submit about any exam related communications.

Important Links:

What does it mean to be a Civil Service Employee?

Study Guides

Exam Resources



Key to Abbreviations:

(CR)=continuous receruitment, (OC)=open competitive, (PROM)=promotion, (IDP)=interdepartmental promotion, (T&E)=training and experience

Exam #
Exam Name
Exam Date

Exam #
Exam Name (click to view announcement)

Special Requirement for appointment to Ulster County positions: Upon a conditional employment offer and in accordance with Ulster County Legislative Local Law Number 14 of 2007 or by other State and Federal Statutes, prospective candidates for employment to all Ulster County positions must obtain clearance for appointment from the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services or other mandated Federal and State regulatory authorities. Such prospective candidates will be required to be fingerprinted accordingly.

Ulster County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and all Civil Service Laws, rules, and Regulations Apply.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender or gender identity, creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, disabled veteran status, or status as a member of any other protected group or activity.