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
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.
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.

Notice of Job Openings

Title Department Salary Due Date Promotional
Case Manager   Youth & Workforce Service $40,000/yr  Open Until Filled   No 
Accounting Assistant  Water & Water Supply  $40,000-$44,000  Open Until Filled   No
Title Department Salary Due Date Promotional
Equipment Operator II  General Services  $19.15/hr  10/25/17  No 
Reservoir Patrol Guard  Water & Water Supply  $13.59/hr  10/25/17  No 
Water Maintenance Repair Worker  Water & Water Supply   $18.72/hr 10/25/17  No 
Deputy Chief City Auditor Audit and Control  $74,153/yr  10/26/17   No 
Equipment Operator II   General Services $19.15/hr  11/1/17  No 
 Equipment Operator I  General Services $19.15/hr  11/1/17  No 
Laborer III  General Services  $16.69/hr  11/1/17  No 
 Line Clearance Tree Trimmer General Services  $22.43/hr  11/1/17 No 
Sanitation Equipment Operator  General Services   $18.72/hr  11/1/17 No 
Sanitation Worker  General Services  $17.59/hr  11/1/17  No 
Telecommunications Specialist   APD $37,819/yr  11/8/17  No 
Carpenter   General Service $27.16/hr  11/16/17  No