Civil Service Positions

Biology Teaching Laboratory Assistant
Dutchess Community College, located in the Town of Poughkeepsie, is seeking a part time Biology Teaching Laboratory Assistant to support faculty and students.  Responsibilities include ordering lab supplies, pre-lab preparations and post lab clean up.  In addition, the position is tasked with the maintenance of the general inventory and safety records. 

Immediate opening

Civil Service Position - Grade 10. Starting salary $17.84 per hour + benefits

Hours: 20-24 hours per week, evenings 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. 

Minimum qualifications:  Two years of college with biology major or one year of college with biology and one year's experience as a biology lab assistant. Prior laboratory work experience is desirable. 

To apply, please submit the following application materials: cover letter and resume to Please include Biology Lab Assistant in the subject line.

Alternative Submission Method: Mail/Fax
Office of Human Resources Management
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
Fax: (888) 617-1501

DCC is proud to be a two-time recipient of the Poughkeepsie Journal’s Richard K. Wager Workplace Diversity Award, and encourages applications from minorities, veterans, the disabled and all others (AA/EOE).

Posted 1-30-15


Vacancies for Civil Service positions are generally filled from an eligible list provided by the Dutchess County Personnel Department. These lists are compiled as a result of exams given for specific titles. The College does not maintain a file of resumes for civil service positions. Call the Dutchess County Exams Hotline at (845) 486-2167 regarding upcoming exams. You may also visit the Dutchess County website at and view "Current Recruitments" for further information.