Ulster County Personnel Department

Ulster County Personnel Department

The Personnel Department administers Civil Service/Personnel functions for the County, Community College, towns, villages, school districts and special districts within Ulster County (excluding the City of Kingston). The department has two main divisions:

Civil Service
Civil Service Information 845-340-3539
24-Hour Examination Hotline 845-334-5454

This division administers the hiring process as required by New York State Civil Service Law.

Examination Fees: Effective April 2, 2005, fees for all examinations, except Uniformed Protective Services titles, will be $20.00  Fees for Uniformed Protective Services titles will be $30.00.

Method of Payment: Personal check, bank check, or Postal Money Order made payable to the Ulster County Treasurer

Employee Relations
Personnel Officer and Designees 845-340-3535
Employee Benefits 845-340-3546
Labor/Management 845-340-3542

This division oversees employee benefits, unemployment insurance benefits and employee relations, including labor/management. It is also responsible for administering the County's labor contracts.


244 Fair Street
County Office Building, 5th Floor
Kingston, NY, 12401

Fax: 845-340-3592

Hours of Service:

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mon-Fri