NYC is
hiring now

There are three ways to get a job with the City:

  • Find a job online
  • Attend a recruitment event
  • Take a civil service exam

Work for a better NYC

Get the unmatched stability of a government career and make a real difference in your community. As a City employee, you’ll get the chance to make a positive impact on New Yorkers’ lives every day you go to work.

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Recruitment events

Discover opportunities and learn about civil service. At some events, you can come with a resume and leave with a job.

Civil service exams

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Some City jobs may require you to take an exam, either before or after getting hired. These jobs are classified as competitive on the job board. Signing up for an upcoming exam is a great way to land a new job in your field.

About civil service exams

Career programs

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The City can help you prepare for and connect to work.

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Internships and fellowships

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There are hundreds of opportunities in NYC government for high school students, college students, and recent graduates.

Find internships and fellowships