Onondaga County Exam Announcements

Periodically there are job openings with Onondaga County. Most of these jobs are competitive and require taking a Civil Service Test.

The Personnel Department, as the local civil service agency, conducts civil service examinations, establishes and maintains eligible lists, classifies positions, reviews and approves appointments and personnel changes, maintains employee roster records, certifies municipal payrolls, advises and counsels appointing authorities for all local government entities.

These positions were recently added:


For a complete listing of Onondaga County Employment Opportunities please click  on the following link:http://www.ongov.net/employment/jobs/

The following are links to Onondaga County’s Employment page information regarding Onondaga County are available on their website. In addition below find links to, Frequently Asked Questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

A. Applying for an exam

B. Types of examinations

C. After you take an exam

D. Veterans and Seniority credits

E. What is the Role of Civil Service

Onondaga County Personnel Department
John H. Mulroy Civic Center
421 Montgomery Street, 13th Floor
Syracuse, New York 13202-2959

Ph. (315) 435-3537
Fax(315) 435-8272