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File #: RES 17-1860    Version: 1
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 12/6/2017
Title: Amending Civil Service Rule 7 to extend the Firefighter eligible list.
Sponsors: Russ Stark

Title

Amending Civil Service Rule 7 to extend the Firefighter eligible list.

 

Body

WHEREAS Rule 7 of the Civil Service Rules establishes the effective periods for eligible lists for all City positions; and

 

WHEREAS, under Rule 7 the Human Resources Director has the discretion to extend the effective date for the eligible list for the position of Firefighter and has already extended said list to the extent possible; and

 

WHEREAS, based upon the existing language in Rule 7, the eligible list for the title of Firefighter is set to expire on January 6, 2018; and 

 

WHEREAS the City is planning to administer the Firefighter exam in 2018; and

 

WHEREAS in order to accomplish 2018 hires, the existing eligible list for Firefighter must be extended for up to 6 months from the scheduled expiration date; and

 

WHEREAS Rule 7 must be amended to authorize the Human Resources Director to again extend the eligible list; now, therefore, be it

 

RESOLVED, pursuant to the authority granted in the Section 12.06 of the Saint Paul City Charter, the City Council hereby allows for a one-time suspension of Rule 7 of the Civil Service Rules to authorize the Human Resources Director to exercise her discretion and extend the existing eligible list for Firefighter for a period up to 6 months but not to exceed July 6, 2018.

 

 

 

 

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