Skip to main content

Online Applications Now Available!

St. Lawrence County now offers online applications and exam fee payments for all open Job Postings and Exams through the St. Lawrence County Applications Portal.

To access job postings and applications, please visit

*Please note, physical applications will still be accepted and must be sent to [email protected] or Human Resources, 48 Court Street, Canton, NY 13617

Human resources office building

Human Resources & Civil Service Administration

Mission Statement

The Human Resources Department provides all aspects of human resources, labor relations, and benefit administration support to all County departments and their employees. The legal mandate of the Human Resources Department is to administer New York Civil Service Law. This function reaches out to all public funded entities within St. Lawrence County. The Department’s mission is to accurately and consistently assist our customers in whatever way we can and to assist all county departments in managing all aspects of human resources administration.

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Effective November 7, 2018, the St. Lawrence County Personnel Officer has assumed the administration of civil service for the City of Ogdensburg. St. Lawrence County eligible lists will, as appropriate, be certified to fill vacancies in the City of Ogdensburg. Candidates interested in employment with the City of Ogdensburg must now participate in examinations conducted by the St. Lawrence County Human Resources Department.