Personnel Department

Dawn Spader

Dawn Spader, Personnel Director

County Office Building
244 Fair Street
PO Box 1800
Kingston, NY 12402-1800
Phone: (845) 340-3550
Fax: (845) 340-3592

The Personnel Department administers Civil Service and Personnel functions for the County Government, Towns, Villages, School Districts, and special districts within Ulster County, New York (excluding the City of Kingston).

Under the New York State Civil Service System, competitive job vacancies are filled from eligible lists established as a result of Civil Service Examinations.

The department also oversees Employee Benefits, Unemployment Insurance, and Employee Relations, including Labor Management, for the County Government and manages its collective bargaining agreements.

Employees who wish to use the Employee Assistance Program may call: 1-888-881-5462.