Civil Service

Civil Service

We recruit and evaluate current and potential employees desiring a career in public safety, through a fair and equal process, to fill job vacancies in agencies and municipalities in the Commonwealth.


Civil Service Unit
One Ashburton Place, Room 301, Boston, MA 02108


Telephone (617) 878-9700
Toll Free within Massachusetts 1-(800)-392-6178
Civil Service

Recent news & announcements


2018 Firefighter Exam Application Is Now Available! 

11/08/2017 Civil Service

Application Deadline: February 7, 2018* | Examination Fee: $200


2017 Police Promotional Exam Update 

11/15/2017 Civil Service

Police Promotional Score Notices were sent on November 14, 2017. E&E Last Day to Appeal: December 1, 2017

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