Civil Service Commission

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. View most recent Agendas and Minutes.


  • Dennis Kucler, Chairman
  • Marie Marrali
  • Timothy Sullivan


The three members of the commission meet as needed to determine the merit and fitness of those wishing to be appointed or promoted into certain classes of public service within the Fire and Police departments the city.

Civil Service Exams

Police Department

A Civil Service exam was duly advertised and held on April 1, 2017, for an entry level position of Patrol Officer in the Westlake Police Department.  Applicants who obtained and returned their application before the specified deadline were eligible for the exam.

Fire Department

A Civil Service exam will be held on June 17, 2017, for entry level position of Firefighter/EMT in the Westlake Fire Department. Applications are no longer available for the exam and those that returned their application before the specified deadline are eligible for the exam.

Firefighter/EMT Entrance Employment Ad

A list of qualified applicants is developed from both the Police and Fire exams and is used for hiring until the next test is administered. Westlake conducts these exams approximately every two years.