Personnel Department

Nicole Dobson, Personnel Director 
Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

Phone: 585-617-6130

Fax:     585-352-4590


Applications for non-competitive, seasonal, and laborer positions are available at the reception area of the Town Offices or by downloading the application here. Applications and resumes are kept active for a period of one year.

Employment with the Town of Ogden is governed by New York State Civil Service law, under the jurisdiction of Monroe County Civil Service. These laws require that the selection and promotion of employees be based on merit and fitness. The selection process is dictated by the classification of the position. Written examination, training, experience and review of an applicant's minimum qualifications are some of the methods used by Monroe County Civil Service to determine a candidate's suitability for a position. Additional information is available through Monroe County Civil Service.

The Town is an equal opportunity employer, complying with state and federal fair employment laws and regulations.


Job Opportunities

The Personnel Department's responsibilities include:

    • Recruitment and selection of new employees
    • Civil Service administration
    • Benefits management
    • Employee and Labor relations management
    • Contract negotiations
    • Personnel policy administration
    • Workers' Compensation Claims handling








Business Resources

Located on the Erie Canal, we are a community in upstate New York just west of Rochester, Monroe County, the Town of Ogden has exactly what you have been looking for, and exactly what you need to locate your business here. A pro-business attitude, business sites, and an unsurpassed quality of life focused on family, friends, and the outdoors. Combine this with a lower cost of doing business relative to adjacent metropolitan areas, our strategic location, a qualified workforce, and incentives to expand or locate your business, and you have the foundation for success. Our strategic location, just minutes from NYS Interstate 90, expressways (390, 490 and 590), and 15 minutes from the Rochester International Airport make our community very accessible and is within one hour to metropolitan areas to the West and just a few hours of most metropolitan areas to the East. The citizens of Ogden are skilled workers, dedicated to their jobs, homes and families.  Abundant educational opportunities exist at nearby schools and universities, SUNY Brockport, Roberts Weslyan College, Monroe Community College, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Rochester to mention a few. These are bold statements and we stand ready to deliver on every one of them. The Town of Ogden is about committment and we're committed to attracting new business. We invite you to browse our website to gain a better insight as to what we have to offer, and we encourage you to contact us for any additional information.

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