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To receive City employment in a classified non-union or union position, you must first take a Civil Service Test. All tests are job-specific and offered at different times. To register to take an examination, please file an application with the Civil Service Office through GovernmentJobs.com.
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Canton Civil Service examinations are given on pre-determined dates and may be given at various locations including the 3rd floor of Canton City Hall. You can find out when the next testing date is, both for general testing and for specialized positions, by calling the Civil Service Office at 330-489-3360. Some large tests, like the police and fire tests, are given in alternate locations to accommodate large numbers of test takers. If this is the case, the location will be posted on this website.
No - there are roughly thirty management and clerical positions within city government that are considered "unclassified" positions. These positions are appointed directly by the Mayor. To apply for a management position, you should speak directly with the Mayor's Office by calling 330-438-4307.