Job Listings

Sewage Plant Maintenance Worker (Full-Time)

The City of Olean Department of Public Works is seeking qualified candidates for appointment to a full-time position of Sewage Plant Maintenance Worker.  Applicants must be able to perform mechanical maintenance duties.  Candidates must have graduated from high school or possession of a NYS high school equivalency diploma.  Candidates for this position must have a valid NYS Driver's License.  City of Olean residents preferred.  Applications will be accepted until Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. and can be obtained from the Olean Department of Public Works, 101 E State St, Municipal Building-Room 206, by calling (716) 376-5650, or from our website at  Interested applicants should submit a completed application to:

City of Olean Dept of Public Works
101 E State St, Room 206
P.O. Box 668
Olean, NY 14760


Police Officer (Full-Time)

The City of Olean is seeking qualified candidates for immediate appointment to a full-time position of Police Officer. Applications are available at the City of Olean Auditor’s Office in the Olean Municipal Building, 101 E. State Street, Olean, NY 14760 or by calling 716-376-5666. Information is also available on the city’s web page at The City of Olean is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.

Applications can be obtained below.


Civil Service

Civil Service Job Application

Civil Service Employment Portal

Please keep in mind that many of the jobs offered by the City are civil service positions.  To begin civil service employment, you need to possess the qualifications required for the job you're interested in and pass an examination or complete an application supplement.

When you successfully complete the testing process, you are considered not only for available current job opportunities, but also for future vacancies as they arise.