Career Positions



To become a member of our career staff you must be a certified New York State EMT or Paramedic, be 21 years of age, and have a good driving record. The Town of Colonie Civil Service Department accepts applications continuously. When an opening occurs applicants will be notified.  They must attend and pass a physical ability test(PAT). Following successful completion of the PAT, reachable candidates will be interviewed and selected to be appointed by the Town Board. Please visit the Civil Service Department web site at