Civil Service Commission


The Civil Service Commission is a 3-member board, appointed by the Mayor, with each member serving a 6-year term. The Commission meets in a public session and, governed by the Ohio Revised Code, prescribes, amends, and enforces rules for classification of positions in the civil service of the City government. These rules include matters such as examinations, resignations, appointments, promotions, removals, transfers, layoffs, suspensions, reductions, hearings, and reinstatements.


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Chairman: Gary Dean

Vice-Chairman: Mike Eckstein

Member: Jeff Zimmerman

Secretary: Gary Moffett

Contact: City Hall Secretary: Debbie Bricker, (330) 332-4241 x224


Salem Utilities Department: Full-Time Operator

The Civil Service Commission and Utilities Department of Salem Ohio are accepting applications for the position of Full-Time Operator.  Click on the following Job Description link for directions and complete details.

Utilities Operator Job Description

Applications may also be picked up at Salem Utilities Department, 231 South Broadway.  Applications must be returned no later than April 28, 2017, 5:00 p.m.  Notice of this job opening will also be posted in the classified section of the Salem News.