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Please notify us if you have multiple applications for city/other county/state tests being held on the **same** date. Attach an Erie Co. Cross-Filer Report form with your Erie Co. exam application.

 Erie County is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to workplace diversity.

**************POSTPONED 2020 EXAMS*********************

Erie County Civil Service exams for the period March 14th, 2020 - June 13th, 2020 were postponed due to the NYS COVID-19 pause.

Rescheduling dates are ongoing based on NYS Civil Service priorities; as of January 2022, upcoming series include: Building Construction & Rehabilitation; Staff Training and Development and Legal Services.

Applicants are notified of rescheduling updates by mail & email reminders.  The Erie County Department of Personnel will continue to communicate with applicants regarding the application review process and admission notices will be sent once future reschedule dates are confirmed.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

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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