The Commission shall administer and enforce the Civil Service Laws of the State of Ohio, and the Rules and Regulations relative to Civil Service in the City of Mount Vernon.
As stipulated in the Ohio Revised Code; the Municipal Civil Service Commission shall administer all appointments and promotions in the civil service of the city. They shall be made according to merit and fitness, to be ascertained, as far as practicable, by competitive examinations. Rules and regulations shall be passed providing for the enforcement of this provision.
Notice of Competitive Entrance Examinations shall be given through various media sources and will be posted on this web site not less than two (2) weeks prior to the last day on which applications will be accepted for the examination.
The City of Mount Vernon is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Director of Public Utilities. This position is under the direct supervision of the Director of Public Utilities. The applicant must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License or the ability to obtain one. The applicant must have appropriate State certification required by OEPA to supervise the local Distribution and Collection system and serve as Operator of Record for the Distribution and Collection system. The applicant must possess a knowledge of the principals of modern Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection. The City of Mount Vernon is looking for a self-motivated, honest and trustworthy individual that has the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisor and other personnel. The applicant must be able to plan and supervise the work of others, have the ability to manage multiple projects and/or assignments, establish and meet deadlines, maintain records and prepare reports. The applicant must have effective oral and written communication skills. Submit resumes to Civil Service Office, City of Mount Vernon, 40 Public Square, Mount Vernon, OH 43050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
40 Public Square, Room 203
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050-3241
Office Telephone: 740-392-0775
Office Hours: BY APPOINTMENT