CITY OF KINGSTON CIVIL SERVICE
Civil Service Commission
- Bernice Arra - Chairperson
- Susan Wallace
- Audrey Kithcart
The City of Kingston Civil Service Office is responsible for administering New York State Civil Service Law for employees of the City of Kingston, Kingston City School District, Kingston Housing Authority and Kingston Library from the application through the appointment process for all positions in the classified service. In addition, it serves as the Personnel Office for the City of Kingston and is responsible for employee recruitment, administering benefits for City employees and retirees as well as various personnel functions. As part of its services, the City of Kingston Civil Service Commission provides the following:
- Determines position titles and develops job descriptions.
- Administers examinations for competitive titles and establishes lists of qualified candidates.
- Interprets Civil Service Law and Rules covering appointment, promotion, discipline and discharge.
City of Kingston Rules & Regulations (adopted March 8, 2016)
Appendices to Rules & Regulations
Civil Service Examination Announcements
Click on the link below to view the examination announcement.
Deadline to apply for all examinations listed is no later than 4:00pm on November 2, 2016. We do not accept postmarked applications after the deadline.
Clerk #31111 - Open Competitive
Custodian #31611 - Open Competitive
Secretary #31119 - Open Competitive
Secretary I #31916 - Open Competitive
Typist #31619 - Open Competitive
Secretary #41119 - Promotional
Secretary I #41916 - Promotional
Water Meter Reader - This position is in the Kingston Water Department. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, November 8, 2016 no later than 4:00pm.
Forms, Policies & Announcements
Listing files in 'Civil Service Documents'
Kingston, NY 12401
Fax: (845) 334-3946
Phone: (845) 334-3921
Benefits Account Clerk Robin Kimble
Phone: (845) 334-3922
All meetings are held at 9:30am in the Civil Service Office located on the ground floor of City Hall