The Human Resources department is responsible for administering the personnel policies of the Town of Penfield and is located on the first floor of the Penfield Town Hall, 3100 Atlantic Ave.
Office hours are 9 AM to 5 PM M-F.
Resumes are accepted throughout the year and remain on file for one year. Applications are available through Monroe County Civil Service Department.
It is the policy of the Town of Penfield to select applicants applying for positions in the town on the basis of qualifications for the job in question. Penfield residents will be given preference for all positions unless special expertise or skill is required. Where a Civil Service list exists for a competitive position, candidates on the list will be canvassed.
As a public employer, the Town of Penfield is covered by the New York Civil Service Law, which is intended to ensure that positions in government are filled by qualified applicants. Under the Civil Service Law, the Civil Service Commission of Monroe County handles the administration of regulations concerning the "classified" service, which includes: competitive class; non-competitive class; labor class; and exempt employees. The commission does not have jurisdiction over the "unclassified" service, which includes only elected and certain appointed officials.
The Town of Penfield is an equal opportunity employer which complies with state and federal fair employment laws and regulations. The town does not discriminate in recruitment, training, promotion or other terms of employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, political affiliations, age, arrest record or criminal record, veteran, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or martial status in accordance with state and federal laws and regulations.
Information about openings for positions in the Town of Penfield will be widely disseminated, with all job openings below Grade 2 level posted in all town buildings. Applicants in all cases shall be asked to fill out an application or submit a resume of their qualifications.