Civil Service Carpenters


The New York City Civil Service Carpenters, Dockbuilders, Ship Carpenters, and Riggers are highly skilled and experienced men and women working in the following sixteen New York City Agencies throughout the five boroughs:

New York City Office of Chief Medical Examiner
New York City Police Department
New York City Fire Department
Department of Human Resources Administration (HRA)
Department of Homeless Services
Department of Correction
Department of Environmental Protection
Department of Education
Department of Sanitation
The City of New York Parks and Recreation
Department of Transportation
Department of Citywide Administrative Services
New York City Housing Authority
New York City District Attorney’s Office
New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation
The City University of New York

Civil Service Exam

The Department Citywide Administration Services Examination has scheduled Open Competitive Carpenter Application Period  2/3/22- 2/23/22 .

General Information and updates available on city DCAS Website.

CARPENTER  Exam  No. 2078

CARPENTER (CUNY)    Exam  No. 2112

CARPENTER (NYC H+H)  Exam  No. 2113

The updates schedule is posted:

To apply for a civil service exam open during this application period, please apply online via the  DCAS Online Application System  (OASys) at

We cover all aspects of our trades such as building offices, classrooms, and operating rooms. We conduct renovations of police stations, firehouses, and the homes of hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers living in public housing. Our members can be found both on the docks in Staten Island, as well as on the ferry itself.

We hold quarterly meetings on the third Thursday of each quarter located in the Labor Technical College 2nd floor common room.

Civil Service Carpenter Recommended Study Books


Martin Lydon
Director of Civil Service
395 Hudson Street, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10014
Phone: 212-366-3396
Fax: 212-366-7359