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 Interested in a challenging position with opportunities for professional growth, a competitive salary, and full fringe benefits? Make a difference in the lives of children and families in Chemung County as a Caseworker with the Chemung County Department of Social Services.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree.

Civil Service Examination: Candidates must be on the current Civil Service list or participate in the next Civil Service Examination to be eligible for permanent appointment. Examination applications must be submitted to the Chemung County/City of Elmira Civil Service Commission at P.O. Box 588, 203 Lake Street, Elmira, NY 14902.

Please click on the following link to be directed to our County website to view the complete exam notice:

Applications: Accepted year round
Examination Date: June 2019; specific date not yet determined.

  • No Residency Requirement

Special Requirement: Possession of a valid license to operate a motor vehicle at the time of appointment and continuously thereafter.

Salary/Benefits: $20.19/hour with an excellent benefits package including comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage, NYS retirement plan, deferred compensation plan, tuition reimbursement, paid holidays.

For immediate consideration, please apply by submitting a Chemung County Application cover letter and resume via mail or email to:

 Amy Wagner, Staff Development Office
Chemung County Department of Social Services
PO Box 588, Elmira, NY 14902-0588
Phone: 607-737-5409
An EEO/AA Employer

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Chemung County
203 Lake Street
Elmira, NY 14901

County Executive Christopher Moss
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