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June 9, 2011: Civil Service Commission
AGENDA:

 
Regular Meeting of the Civil Service Commission of the City of Lyndhurst, Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. Raymond Schmidlin, Chairman presiding.
 
Members:
Commissioners: R D Patete, R. Schmidlin, R A Sweeney
 
Others: P T Murphy, Director of Law; C J White, Secretary
 
Minutes:
 
Approve minutes of the Regular Meeting of the Civil Service Commission held Thursday, April 14, 2011.
 
Proposed Resolution No. 2011-01:
 
Review proposed Resolution 2011-01 regarding scoring promotional exams in the fire department.
 
Correspondence: From Mayor Cicero dated April 26 and May 4, 2011
 
June 9, 2011: Civil Service Commission
MINUTES:

 
The Civil Service Commission of the City of Lyndhurst met in Regular Session on Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 8:30 a.m., in the Conference Room of the Lyndhurst Municipal Center, 5301 Mayfield Road.
 
Members Present:
Commissioners: R. Schmidlin, Secretary; R D Patete, R A Sweeney
 
Others Present: P T Murphy, Director of Law; C J White, Secretary; Chief Michael Carroll, Fire Department
 
It was moved by Mr. Patete, seconded by Ms. Sweeney that the reading of the minutes of the Regular Meeting held April 14, 2011, copies of which were mailed to all members, be dispensed with and said minutes stand approved as circulated.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Motion carried.
 
Proposed Resolution No. 2011-01
 
Review proposed Resolution No. 2011-01, regarding scoring promotional exams in the fire department.
 
Mr. Murphy explained that throughout the resolution, the words "final point scale" should be "final point score."
 
Ms. Sweeney recommended that in Section 7, fourth paragraph, third and fourth lines, the word "percentage" should be deleted. She further recommended that paragraph three include the words "or education," to read "No credit for seniority "OR EDUCATION" shall be added to an examination grade . . ." and that paragraph three be moved to the end of Section 7 and above Section 2.
 
In answer to Ms. Sweeney's question regarding the education of ranks, Chief Carroll explained the reasoning behind the extra credit for various degrees and specifics of education shown on the proposed resolution.
 
It was moved by Mr. Schmidlin, seconded by Ms. Sweeney that the changes stated be incorporated into the final draft of Resolution No. 2011-01 to be reviewed for approval at the next regular meeting.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Motion carried.
 
Correspondence from Mayor Cicero dated April 26 and May 4, 2011
 
"April 26, 2011
 
Mr. Robert Papp
3275 Latimore Road
Shaker Heights OH 44122
 
Dear Mr. Papp:
 
I am extending to you a conditional offer of employment as a Police Officer with the City of Lyndhurst. This offer is conditional based upon your successful completion of the required medical and psychological examinations.
 
Please contact Clarice White by calling (440) 442-3793 as soon as possible in order to make arrangements for the above noted requirements.
 
Sincerely,
 
Joseph M. Cicero, Jr.
Mayor
 
JMC:cjw
 
c: Rick Porrello, Chief of Police"
 
"May 4, 2011
 
Mr. Vito Silvestro
8030 Elmhurst Drive
Broadview Heights OH 44147
 
Dear Mr. Silvestro:
 
I am extending to you a conditional offer of employment as a Police Officer with the City of Lyndhurst. This offer is conditional based upon your successful completion of the required medical and psychological examinations.
 
Please contact Clarice White by calling (440) 442-3793 as soon as possible in order to make arrangements for the above noted requirements.
 
Sincerely,
 
Joseph M. Cicero, Jr.
Mayor
 
JMC:cjw
 
c: Rick Porrello, Chief of Police"
 
In answer to the Mayor's previous request to certify names from the original appointment list to the Lyndhurst Fire Department, the Commission members reviewed the applications, background checks and polygraph reports for the ten candidates who had completed all portions of the process.
 
It was moved by Mr. Schmidlin, seconded by Ms. Sweeney that the following candidates be certified for the position of Firefighter/Medic:
 
Grant Cruxton
Ryan Mackey
John Catani
Matthew Miller
Samuel Matthews
Christopher Hayes
Lee Schoch
          
(1)
(2)
(3)
(6)
(8)
(9)
(10)

 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Motion carried.
 
It was moved by Mr. Schmidlin, seconded by Mr. Patete that the meeting be adjourned.
 
The question was put to a voice vote and passed unanimously.
 
Motion carried, meeting adjourned at 9:00 a.m.


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