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Civil Service

We strive to recruit a qualified diverse labor force and evaluate current and potential employees desiring a career in public safety, to fill jobs in agencies and municipalities across the Commonwealth.

Contact Us

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100 Cambridge Street, Suite 600, Boston, MA 02114


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


(617) 727-0399

Who we serve

Current and future public safety personnel such as firefighters, correctional officers and police officers as well as the organizations that hire them.

Recent news & announcements from Civil Service


2021 Statewide District and Deputy Fire Chief Exam Update 

4/02/2021 Civil Service

Examination Date: May 12, 2021 / Education & Experience (E&E) Application Deadline: May 19, 2021


2021 Police Sergeant, Lieutenant and Captain Exam Updates 

4/16/2021 Civil Service

Reading List for 2021 Statewide Police Promotional Exam available!

Upcoming Events from Civil Service

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