Job Postings

Salary, Hours, and Qualifications

For more information on the openings and announcements listed below, please download the PDF documents associated with each position.  All applicants must meet the minimum qualifications as stated on the notice of job opening or examination announcement.

Effective 09/01/15 
CIVIL SERVICE EXAM FEE INCREASE

All Civil Service Exam fees will be increased starting with exams posted September 1, 2015, onward. Non-uniform and decentralized exam fees will be increased to $20 per exam. Uniform exam fees will be increase to $30 per exam.

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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Notice of Job Openings

Priority Job Postings
Title  Department  Salary  Due Date  Promotional 
Albany LEAD Project Director  APD  Commensurate with Experience     
Albany LEAD Case Manager  APD  Commensurate with Experience     
Industrial Hygiene Technician Water & Water Supply  $49,000/yr Open Until Filled No 
Chief Water Treatment Plant Operator Water & Water Supply  $57,443/yr  Open Until Filled  No 
Deputy Director of Buildings  Buildings & Regulatory Compliance  Commensurate with Experience  Open Until Filled  No 
Title  Department  Salary  Due Date  Promotional 
Junior Engineer  Water & Water Supply  $54,500/yr  6/7/16  No 
Senior Laboratory Technician  Water & Water Supply  $45,000/yr  6/7/16  No 
Crime Analyst  APD  $36,016/yr  6/9/16  No 
Custodial Worker PT 25 hrs  Recreation  $12.28/hr  6/9/16  No 
Equipment Operator I  General Services  $17.60/hr  5/31/16  No 
Laborer III Sewer Water & Water Supply  $16.69/hr  5/31/16  Yes 
Sanitation Equipment Operator General Services  $18.72/hr  5/31/16  No 
Sanitation Worker General Services  $17.60/hr  5/31/16  No 
Laborer II TD Water & Water Supply $16.02/hr  6/6/16  No 
Sanitation Equipment Operator General Services  $18.72/hr  6/6/16  No 
Laborer III Water & Water Supply  $16.69/hr  6/9/16  No 
Equipment Operator I Parks  General Services  $17.60/hr  6/9/16  No 
Equipment Operator II Street Maintenance  General Services  $19.50/hr  6/9/16  Yes 
Sanitation Worker  General Services  $17.60/hr  6/9/16  No 
Reservoir Patrol Guard PT 3 vacancies  Water & Water Supply  $13.05/hr  6/13/16  No 
Laborer I  Water & Water Supply  $13.59/hr  6/13/16  No 
Laboratory Technician Water & Water Supply  $38,320/yr  6/27/16  No