Civil Service Commission

Agendas & Minutes


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

Members


  • Dennis Kucler
  • Marie Marrali
  • Timothy Sullivan

Responsibilities


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 are eligible for the exam. Westlake conducts these exams approximately every two years.

Fire Department

Firefighter/EMT Exam


A Civil Service exam will be held on June 17, 2017, for entry level position of firefighter/EMT in the Westlake Fire Department. Applications may be secured at Westlake City Hall, 27700 Hilliard Blvd., Westlake, Ohio between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday, May 22, 2017 through Friday, June 2, 2017.

The application will also be available on the city's website May 22, 2017 through June 2, 2017 (see below). Please fill out the application on-line, print it, and bring it in person to city hall during the open period for accepting applications. Please note you must use the Westlake Civil Service Application and City applications for other employment positions will not be accepted. Application will not be available until May 22, 2017.

Applications are being accepted Monday, June 5, 2017 through Friday, June 9, 2017 between the hours of 8:00 am to 11:30 am and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm at Westlake City Hall, 27700 Hilliard Blvd., Westlake, Ohio, 44145.

Questions please contact Nicolette Sackman, MMC, Clerk of Commissions at (440) 617-4310 or nsackman@cityofwestlake.org.

Download Firefighter/EMT Entrance Employment Ad
Civil Service Firefighter/EMT entrance application (available May 22, 2017 through June 2, 2017)

Applicants who obtain and return their application before the specified deadline will eligible for the exam. Westlake conducts these exams approximately every two years.

Fire Lieutenant Promotional Exam


A Fire Lieutenant Promotional Exam will be held on June 12, 2017 and is only open to eligible Westlake Firefighters. Please see posting notice and application below.
Fire Lieutenant Posting Notice
Fire Lieutenant Promotional Application

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ire Captain Promotional Exam


A Fire Captain Promotional Exam will be held on June 12, 2017 and is only open to eligible Westlake Lieutenants. Please see posting notice and application below.
Fire Captain Posting Notice
Fire Captain Promotional Application

A list of qualified applicants is developed from both the Police and Fire exam and is used for hiring until the next test is administered.