Niagara County - Newfane
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Employment Portal

Niagara County has automated its application process and you can now apply online for exams.  Please read the following before completing your first application:

  1. Your first application will create a master account record that will be used for future applications so please take your time in accurately completing all sections.
  1. All correspondence will be sent electronically so please be sure to use an email that you check frequently.  Electronic correspondence (admission notices, canvass letters, grade letters, etc.) is sent from so please add this to your address book so messages aren't sent to your Junk Mail.  The subject will be Niagara County Civil Service – New Letter. Please be sure to open and respond appropriately to all correspondence. 
  1. If you wish to opt out of electronic correspondence you must email our office at and indicate that you want postal only.
  1. If you encounter any issues completing the online application please call us at 716-438-4071 or email
  1. Click here for detailed instructions on completing the online application
  1. Click here to sign up for email notifications for future exam postings.
  2. If you choose to mail a check or money order, it should be made payable to Niagara County Civil Service and mailed to 111 Main Street - Suite G2, Lockport, NY 14094.

Once you’ve read this information please proceed to the Employment Portal.  Good luck!