Available Positions

Please note: Anyone who previously applied and was rejected for civilian employment with the Division of State Police is eligible to reapply for consideration for any position for which they possess the posted minimum qualifications.

The New York State Police is currently taking applications for the following position(s)

Title Grade Date posted Deadline Location
State Police Supervising Security Screening Technician - Communications SG-10 09/05/2023 10/05/2023 Troop G, Zone 4, SP Capital, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY, Albany County 
Communications Specialist SG-12 09/14/2023 09/29/2023 Various
Service and Repair Mechanic (Motor Equipment)  SG-12 09/22/2023 10/07/2023 Troop D Headquarters, Oneida, NY, Madison County
Maintenance Assistant SG-9 09/22/2023 10/07/2023 Troop D Headquarters, Oneida, NY, Madison County
Office Assistant 1 (Stores/Mail) SG-6 09/22/2023 10/02/2023 Troop D Headquarters, Oneida, NY, Madison County
Public Information Specialist 1 (Digital Content) SG-18 09/25/2023 10/16/2023 Division Headquarters, Public Information Office, Albany, NY, Albany County
Station Cleaner Hourly 09/26/2023 10/11/2023 Troop G Headquarters, Latham, NY, Albany County
Office Assistant 2 (Stores/Mail) SG-9 09/27/2023 10/07/2023 Troop G Headquarters, Latham, NY, Albany County
Maintenance Assistant  SG-9 09/28/2023 10/13/2023 Troop A Headquarters, Batavia, NY, Genesee County
Audiovisual Production Specialist SG-15 09/29/2023 10/20/2023 State Police Academy, Albany, NY, Albany County
Aircraft Mechanic SG-21 09/29/2023 12/31/2023 Aviation Unit-Albany, Latham, NY, Albany County
Administrative Assistant 1 SG-11 09/29/2023 10/09/2023 Division Headquarters-Office of Field Command, Albany, NY, Albany County

Civilian Hiring Unit

The Office of Human Resources Civilian Hiring Unit is responsible for:

  • Executing all the tasks involved in testing and processing, hiring and promotion policies, and administrating guaranteed benefits.
  • Administrating the Tuition Reimbursement Program and the Intern Clearinghouse.
  • Conducting exams for civilian (non-sworn) employees, such as Keyboard Specialist 1, Clerk 1 and Communications Specialist.
  • Administrating the Department of Civil Service's New York State Electronic Personnel (NYSTEP) System in the State Police. The NYSTEP System's goals are to reduce by 75% the average time it takes to complete a personnel transaction and to create a paperless environment.
  • Coordinating the NYSP sponsored regional blood drives in cooperation with the Greater Upstate New York Region of the American Red Cross.

Employment Application

To apply for an available position, complete the Employment Application below.


To request that an Employment Application be mailed to you, send an email to Human Resources - Civilian Staffing and include your name and address.

Send Email

Mail the completed application, along with a cover letter and resume, to:

New York State Police
Human Resources - Civilian Hiring Unit Bldg. 22
1220 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12226.