Periodically the City of Amsterdam has employment opportunities for qualified individuals. The following job postings are currently available. For questions, please contact the appropriate contact listed in the job post details.
The Amsterdam Civil Service Commission oversees the hiring practices of the City of Amsterdam as well as the Greater Amsterdam School District and Amsterdam Housing Authority. It is their responsibility to see that people are hired who meet the requirements of the merit and fitness system as mandated by the Civil Service Law.
Some of the City, School District and Amsterdam Housing Authority positions require an exam administered by the Civil Service Commission. When this is the case, a list of exam announcements will be posted here, as well as on the 3rd floor of City Hall. These exam announcements contain important information about minimum qualifications for a given position, exam fees, exam scope and description, last filing date and test dates.
If you are interested in applying for a position that requires a civil services exam such as clerical, accounting clerk, firefighter or police officer, you should file to take the civil service exam prior to exam filing date. If the position you are interested in does not require you to take an exam, such as a Laborer, Teachers Aide or Bus Driver, you should apply directly to our Employee Relations Department or the Personnel Department in which you are seeking employment.
The Commission meets on the first Monday of each month at 9 a.m. in the City Council Chambers located in City Hall. These meetings are free and open to the public if you have any questions or concerns.
The City of Amsterdam has openings for seasonal Golf Pro Shop helper(s) for the remainder of the season. The position(s) will report to the Golf Course General Manager. Our number one goal will be to provide high end customer service to our members a
The City of Amsterdam's Community & Economic Development Department is in search of a Community Development & Grants Assistant position. Please read the full job description and attached documentation.
This is a professional business management position responsible for directing, coordinating and performing a variety of business functions in a school district.
Foreman – Streets Department Promotional Examination # 72-968 City of Amsterdam Date of Examination: April 25, 2020 Date of Last Filing: March 18, 2020 Read this entire announcement before filling your application.
Foreman – Streets Department Open-Competitive Examination # 64-306 City of Amsterdam Date of Examination: April 25, 2020 Date of Last Filing: March 18, 2020 Read this entire announcement before filling your application.
Date of Examination: March 7, 2020 Last Filing Date: February 12, 2020 Since refunds are not given, please read this announcement entirely before filling your application. Please take note of the minimum qualifications to qualify.
Open-Competitive Exam #20202 Greater Amsterdam School District Date of Exam: March 7, 2020 Last Filing Date: February 12, 2020
Open Competitive Exam #62-206 Greater Amsterdam School District Date of Examination: March 14, 2020 Last Filing Date: February 5, 2020 Vacancies: This list will be used for any openings at the Greater Amsterdam School District.
The Amsterdam Civil Service Commission announces the Promotional exam for: Senior Custodian Vacancies:This list will be used for any openings at the Greater Amsterdam School District.
The Amsterdam Civil Service Commission announces the Promotional exam for: HEAD CUSTODIAN Promotional Exam # 72-281 Greater Amsterdam School District Vacancies:This list will be used for any openings at the Greater Amsterdam School District.
The Amsterdam Civil Service Commission announces the Open- Competitive exam for: HEAD CUSTODIAN Open-Competitive # 65-041 Greater Amsterdam School District Amsterdam, New York Date of Examination: March 14, 2020
The Amsterdam Civil Service Commission announce the Open-Competitive Exam for: Project Manager Exam #62-674 Amsterdam Housing Authority
General Statement Duties: This position involves responsibility for assisting the Director of Recreation in planning, organizing and implementing a city recreation program including the use and maintenance of parks and recreation facilities.
The City of Amsterdam has an opening for a part-time school crossing guard.
Civil Service jobs generally require individuals to complete an examination prior to applying for a position. Below are the civil service exam schedules for the City of Amsterdam. If you have questions, please contact the Civil Service Department.