Exam Schedule

Open Competitive & Promotional Examination Announcements

***An Albany Firefighter exam is scheduled to be held Saturday, March 18, 2017. Click here to download the study guide provided by New York State. More details on on how to apply are available via the link below.*** 
 
EFFECTIVE 2/26/15 LOCAL LAW F – 2014
Section 62-1 of Chapter 62 of the Code of the City of Albany.
D. Residency for new employees.  Except as otherwise provided by the section, the Common Council hereby establishes a residency requirement for all prospective employees of the City.  Every person initially employed by the City of Albany, shall, as a qualification of employment, be or become a resident of the City of Albany within 180 days of the date of initial appointment for said City.  Furthermore, employees hired after the effective date of this section shall continue to be a resident of the City of Albany throughout their employment with the City, and the failure to move into the City, shall be deemed a voluntary resignation.  The City may require annual proof of residency from affected employees.
 

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Exam # Title Salary Last Filing Filing Fee Promotional
65-275 Librarian I  $47,404/yr
P/T $24.31/hr 
2/16/17  $20.00  No
65-276  Librarian II  $50,839/yr  2/16/17  $20.00  No 
69-089  Librarian III  $56,600/yr  2/16/17  $20.00 No 
68-788 Firefighter  $41,821/yr  2/22/17  $30.00 No 
69-224  Accountant II  $42,758/yr  2/23/17  $20.00  No 
65-254  Library Assistant  $34,082/yr  2/16/17  $20.00  No 
 

Continuous Recruitment Examination Announcements

 
Exam # Title Salary Last Filing Filing Fee Promotional
10-217 Account Clerk $30,000 - $40,000/yr N/A $20.00 No
10-017 Clerk Typist/ Clerk Typist I $27,691 - $36,599/yr N/A $20.00 No
10-417 Library Clerk
Full time: $24,628.80/yr
Part time: $12.63/hr
N/A $20.00 No