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Cohoes City School District

EMPLOYMENT AT THE COHOES CITY SCHOOLS

All application materials or questions should be directed to:

Office of Human Resources
Administration Center
7 Bevan Street
Cohoes, NY 12047
tdessing@cohoes.org

Tara Dessingue, Personnel Secretary

 

Current openings:

District-wide

Part-time Cleaner

4:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

$12.15/hour

Deadline to apply: August 18, 2016

 

Cohoes Middle School

0.2 FTE Special Education

Deadline to apply: August 18, 2016

 

Civil Service

Employment Examination Application

 

Upcoming Exams:

Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding/ Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding (Chinese Language)/ Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding (Spanish Language)
Written Test To Be Held: September 24, 2016
Applications Must Be Submitted or Postmarked By: August 10, 2016

$25 Non Refundable Fee

Qualifications: THERE ARE NO EDUCATION OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS. HOWEVER, for those who pass the written test, prior to being considered for appointment, you will be required to pass a keyboarding test that demonstrates your ability to enter text at a rate of at least 30 words per minute with at least 96% accuracy.

Positions filled thru this exam include: Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding, Office Assistant 1 Keyboarding (Chinese Language), Office Assistant 1
Keyboarding (Spanish Language), and Law Department Document Specialist Trainee.

How to Apply:
Beginning July 8, 2016, go to: http://www.cs.ny.gov/examannouncements/announcements/oc/26-119.cfm
Test Guide and Resource Booklet: http://www.cs.ny.gov/testing/statetestguides.cfm

 

Beginning Office Assistant/Beginning Office Assistant (Spanish Language)
Written Test to Be Held: September 24, 2016
Applications Must Be Submitted or Postmarked By: August 10, 2016

$25 Non Refundable Fee

Qualifications: THERE ARE NO EDUCATION OR EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Positions filled thru this exam include: Business Document Specialist Trainee, Employee Insurance Reviewing Clerk Trainee, Licensing Services
Clerk Trainee, Medicaid Eligibility Examiner Trainee, Office Assistant 1, Office Assistant 1 (Spanish Language), Office Assistant 1 (Stores/Mail), Payroll Assistant Trainee, and Public Service Commission Operations Clerk 1 Trainee.

How to Apply:
Beginning July 8, 2016, go to: http://www.cs.ny.gov/examannouncements/announcements/oc/26-114.cfm
Test Guide and Resource Booklet: http://www.cs.ny.gov/testing/statetestguides.cfm

 

Food Service

Food Service Substitutes (Apply to: Aramark Food Service, c/o Cohoes City School District, 1 Tiger Circle, Cohoes, NY 12047)

Substitutes must be able to work at all school locations. Drug testing is required.

Apply online: aramark.com/careers Keyword: Cohoes

 

Substitute teachers

For information about becoming a substitute teacher in the Cohoes City School District, click here.

 

Employment forms

Application for Instructional, Supervisory/Administrative or Substitute Teaching Position (Fillable PDF form)

Non-instructional Staff Application (Fillable PDF form)

Coaching Application (Fillable PDF form)

Co-Curricular Application (Fillable PDF form)

City of Cohoes Civil Service Commission Application for Examination or Employment (Fillable PDF form)

Hiring Policy Form (Fillable PDF form)

 

(All forms are in PDF format, which require Adobe Acrobat Reader to view. Acrobat Reader can be downloaded for free from the Adobe Acrobat website.)