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Who is the Civil Service Commission?

The Canton Civil Service Commission is the primary contact point for candidates seeking employment with the City of Canton. Discover careers in IT, finance, engineering, labor, clerical work, health, safety and so much more! We are responsible for administering tests to all classified union and non-union employees for the City of Canton. Nearly all employees within Canton city government got their start by taking a test administered by the Canton Civil Service Commission.

Mission Statement

The Canton Civil Service Commission provides strategies and actions for effective recruiting and testing, and when necessary objective neutral and fair personnel decisions. Our policies are founded upon the principles of equal pay for equal work, equal opportunity, ability-based employment and promotion, and freedom from political influence. Civil Service strives to make the City of Canton the employer of choice for career success. 

Apply for Jobs

Visit the Government Jobs website to create a profile and apply for jobs at the City of Canton. We are always hiring for a variety of different positions!

Civil Service Commission Documents

Civil Service Rules

Civil Service Commission Meetings