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Civil Service Employees

Civil Service employees work in numerous areas of employment, including clerical, crafts & trades, professional/technical, and services.

Civil Service positions are filled through a Civil Service testing process. Names of qualified applicants who pass examinations are placed on employment registers in the order of examination score. When there are position vacancies, applicants are referred to hiring departments for interviews according to their placement on employment registers. In general, applicants for Civil Service employment must be residents of the State of Illinois. Examples of Civil Service classifications include Accountant, Building Service Worker, Business Manager, Carpenter, Driver, Electrician, Snack Bar Attendant, Medical Assistant, Office Support Associate, Police Officer, Staff Nurse, Information Technology Associate, and Veterinary Technician.

Civil Service Job Postings
Job Titles Requiring Criminal Background Check
Job Titles Requiring Medical Evaluation
Job Classifications Used by the Urbana-Champaign Campus

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Jobs at Illinois
Instructions for Completing the Online Application for Civil Service and Extra Help
Frequently Asked Questions About Civil Service Testing
Civil Service Exam Study Guides

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