Cohoes City School District


All application materials or questions should be directed to:

Office of Human Resources
Administration Center
7 Bevan Street
Cohoes, NY 12047

Tara Dessingue, Personnel Secretary


Current openings:


Full-time, 6:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

location: Cohoes High School

Required knowledge, skills and abilities: Good knowledge of building cleaning and grounds maintenance practices, supplies  and equipment. Ability to use said supplies and equipment safely, economically and efficiently. Some knowledge of small engine maintenance, plumbing, electricity and carpentry. Ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions. Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

Acceptable Experience and Training: One year of experience in building cleaning and maintenance activities or in one of the standard building trades and completion of a standard grade school course.

Deadline to apply: December 15, 2016


Civil Service

Employment Examination Application


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: 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.)