Below, you will find the examinations and recruitments currently being offered through the Dutchess
County Department of Human Resources. You may click on the link below the title of the exam or
recruitment to view the announcement for the respective title.
The announcements for the exams and recruitments listed below are available as PDF documents. To view these
documents, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your PC. Click on the following
link to download a FREE copy of this software:
Please take note:
Read announcement to make sure you meet all
minimum qualifications and requirements
Promotional exams require you to have a permanent
appointment in that agency to apply.
Examination application processing fee is non-refundable;
if not paid you will be disapproved.
You may apply online by clicking the corresponding "Apply" link for the individual
exams or recruitments below. Dutchess County does not currently accept online applications for
If you do not wish to apply online, but would like to obtain an electronic copy of the paper
application, please click the following link:
Dutchess County Application for Employment (.pdf)
If you are not interested in the exams or recruitments listed below, you may choose to be
notified when certain titles are offered as an exam or recruitment. You may either click
the Login link above, or click
Manage E-Mail Notifications in order to
select the titles you wish to be notified of.
Applications, as well as Recruitment and Examination Announcements are available
or at the Dutchess County Department of Human Resources, Monday through Friday during the hours between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
at the following address:
Dutchess County Department of Human Resources
Dutchess County Office Building - 5th floor
22 Market Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
You may also mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your request;
however, if you do request forms by mail, please allow sufficient time to be
sure you meet any announced filing deadlines.