Division of Personnel Home Test Centers and Schedules  
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Please DO NOT CALL the test center for information. If you have questions, call 304-558-3950 ext 0.

JAMES RUMSEY TECHNICAL INSTITUTE     New Testing Location
3274 Hedgesville Road
Martinsburg, WV               [Google Map]   [Weather]     [JRTI Web Site]

CLERICAL WRITTEN AND TYPING TESTS - 1st Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
No appointment needed. [Click to learn more about Clerical job titles and Testing]
(Applicants may arrive as early as 5 p.m.) 


The online job announcements will indicate if a written test is required.
No Appointments. Arrive as early as 5:00 pm.
Seating is limited.
General written exams are NOT available on clerical testing dates.
Apply online PRIOR to reporting for testing.
Data Entry Operator 1 and 2 keyboard testing is available in Charleston only.

IMPORTANT: Test Centers may be required to close on some scheduled dates.
Click Here to View Schedule Changes and Closed Dates.

If the school is closed due to inclement weather, testing will be cancelled.

The online job announcements will indicate if a written test is required.
Apply online. If you apply online you do not need to take an application to the test center. If you must use a paper application, take the completed form to the test center.


GENERAL WRITTEN TESTS - 2nd and 4th Wed. of each month at 5:30 PM   [More about tests offered on "General" testing days.]
No appointment needed. (Arrive early.) Includes tests for more than 50 titles.
Check the job posting for test information.)


The online job announcements will indicate if a written test is required.
No Appointments. Applicants may arrive as early as 5:00 pm.
Testing at 5:30 pm
Seating is limit. You cannot take the Office Support (clerical) exam (written or typing) on general written test days.
Data Entry testing is available in Charleston only.

IMPORTANT: Test Centers may be required to close on some scheduled dates.
Click Here to View Schedule Changes and Closed Dates.

If the school is closed due to inclement weather, testing will be cancelled.

CORRECTIONAL OFFICER:   Correction Officer 1 testing is available at WorkForce WV Job Service Offices. For information call the local WorkForce WV office,(304) 267-0030, about CO1 testing times. You may also call the Division of Personnel at 558-3950 Ext. 57207 for general information.

Testing for Correctional Officer is also offered on a continuous basis at the Martinsburg Correctional Center (304) 267-0156 Ext. 306.   Tests are also offered at many WorkForce WV office.

Important Additional Information About Testing:

No appointments are necessary. Testing is subject to seating and test booklet availability. Do not send your written test application to our office. Apply online (preferred) or take your completed paper application to the test center. Personal identification is required.

Applicants testing at a school should NOT arrive earlier than 30 minutes prior to testing time in order not to disturb school.

Do not call the testing centers with questions concerning minimum requirements or the applications. Questions should be directed to the Division of Personnel at (304) 558-3950, extension 57207.