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Run this Town

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

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

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

About civil service exams
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Explore careers

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Internships and fellowships

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

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