Civil Service examination schedule

Police, correction officer and firefighter exams, including entry level and promotional level.
Find Exam dates on the Schedule

Please note that we update the schedule as new exams are announced.

Examination Schedule

Entry Level Exam

Application Period Exam Date

Municipal and MBTA Transit Police Officer

11/06/2018 - 02/19/2019 03/23/2019

Correction Officer I

02/08/2019 - 03/12/2019* 04/13/2019

Correctional Program Officer A/B

02/08/2019 - 03/12/2019* 04/13/2019

Fire Alarm Operator

03/19/2019 - 04/16/2019** 06/15/2019

Correction Officer/ Head Cook

03/19/2019 - 04/16/2019** 06/15/2019

*There is an additional $50 fee for applications received after March 12, 2019. Applications will NOT be accepted after March 19, 2019. 
**There is an additional $50 fee for applications received after April 16, 2019.  Applications will NOT be accepted after May 14, 2019.

 

Promotional Level Exam

Application Period

Exam Date

Deputy Fire Chief and District Fire Chief

02/19/2019 - 03/12/2019 05/18/2019

Police Sergeant, Lieutenant & Captain

07/01/2019 - 07/23/2019 09/21/2019

Fire Lieutenant & Captain

08/20/2019 - 09/10/2019 11/16/2019

DOC Chef

09/10/2019 - 10/01/2019 11/16/2019

Sole Assessment Center

Continuously  

 

2019 Military Makeup Exam

Request Deadline

Exam Date

2019 Police Officer

08/30/2019

09/21/2019

2018 Firefighter

10/25/2019

11/16/2019

 

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