Civil Service Carpenters


** ALL Civil Service Carpenters are deemed essential employees and should report to work. Please follow your respective city agency for updated guidance regarding COVID-19.**


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

The Supervisor Carpenter (Prom) Exam No. 0563 and Exam No. 0564 that was scheduled for 3/23/2020 has been POSTPONED.

DCAS are currently sending notifications to the candidates.

Supervisor Carpenter (NYC H+H) (Prom) POSTPONED
Exam Number: 0563

Click here to read the NOTICE OF EXAMINATION

Practice Test 1

Practice Test 2

Supervisor Prep Test Acoustical Ceiling Exam

Supervisor Carpenter (Prom) POSTPONED
Exam Number: 0564

Click here to read the NOTICE OF EXAMINATION

Study Material 1

Study Material 2

Study Material 3

Study Material II. Supervising People

Study Material III. Supervising Day-To-Day Activities 

Supervisor Prep Test Acoustical Ceiling Exam

How to Apply
If you believe you are eligible to take this examination, apply using the online application system (OASys) at

Get the Study Book!

American Technical Publisher
Carpentry 6th Edition
By: Leonard Koel

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