Caseworker and Child Protection Worker

Exam type: 
Notice of Vacancy
95 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY
Posting Dates: 
May 1, 2018 - June 6, 2018



Caseworker*     $36,983 annual salary

A Caseworker performs social case work in connection with such social services in child and family welfare, protective services.


Child Protection Worker*          $38,378 annual salary

A Child Protection Worker investigates reports of child abuse/neglect, assessing needs for protection and safety of affected child.

 Minimum qualifications for both positions:

Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university with a bachelor’s degree; and

Eligibility for a New York State driver license at the time of application. Possession of the license and use of a private automobile required at time of appointment. 

*Please note that each position is a competitive civil service title and require that you take a civil service examination in the future. After the exam, selection for permanent appointment(s) will be made from reachable candidate(s) on the eligible list according to the NYS Civil Service Rule of Three.

Please see current exam announcements for  Caseworker  and  Child Protection Worker; applications are due June 6, 2018

If interested and meet the above qualifications, please  email resumes to: Joseph.Dobies

Frequently Requested Information


Phone: (716) 858-8484
Erie County Civil Service Exam Line: (716) 858-8729

Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, 6th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14202