Human Resources

Applications for non-competitive (non-tested) positions can be obtained from the Personnel Office at 335 Yaphank Avenue, Yaphank, New York 11980 or by calling (631) 852-4153. Entry-level, non-competitive titles within Public Works are

Automotive Mechanic I

(requires one year of vocational education courses in either a vocational school program or in an apprentice or training program in automotive mechanics or one year of experience in minor repairs and preventive maintenance on automotive equipment)

Maintenance Mechanic I

(requires one year experience in minor maintenance and repair)

Custodial Worker I

(no minimum qualifications)

Wastewater Treatment Plant Helper

(no minimum qualifications)

Laborer

(no minimum qualifications)

Bridge Operator

(ability to read & write English)

Lock Tender

(no minimum qualifications)

Applications are kept on file for 18 months. Higher-level, non-competitive positions are filled from within the ranks through job postings in accordance with union contract.

Applications for competitive (tested) titles can be obtained from the Suffolk County Department of Civil Service at Veterans Memorial Highway, North Complex, Bldg. 158, P.O. Box 6100, Hauppauge, New York 11788 or by calling (631) 853-5500. There is a $35 fee for filing an application for an examination. Applications are kept on file pending scheduling of an examination. Once an exam has been scheduled, candidates are notified of the time, date, and location of the exam.