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Council Representative Ward 5 (for unexpired term ending December 31, 2015)
The position of Ward 5 Council Representative for the City of Fairview Park has been vacated effective July 21, 2014.
A cover letter and resume may be submitted by mail to Fairview Park City Council, ATTN: Clerk of Council, 20777 Lorain Road, Fairview Park, Ohio 44126 until 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 7, 2014. Interviews will be held for qualified applicants on August 11th and/or August 13th.
Interested applicants must meet the following criteria pursuant to Article IV, Section 2 of the Fairview Park City Charter:
No person shall be eligible to be a member of Council, unless he shall have been continuously a resident and a qualified elector of the City of Fairview Park for two (2) years immediately prior to his election or appointment. In addition to the foregoing requirements, no person shall be eligible to be a member of Council, elected from a ward, unless he shall have been continuously a resident and qualified elector of such ward for one (1) year immediately prior to his election or appointment.
No person shall serve as a member of Council unless during his term of office he shall continue to be a resident and a qualified elector of the City of Fairview Park, and if elected or appointed from a ward, shall be and continue to be a resident of such ward. He shall not hold any other municipal office or municipal employment in this City except as otherwise provided in this Charter, and except that of Notary Public. He shall forfeit his office as Councilman, or President of Council, in the event he is called to full-time military service for a period exceeding thirty (30) consecutive days. He shall not be interested in the profits or emoluments of any contract with, or job, work or service for the City. Any member who shall cease to possess any of the qualifications herein required shall forthwith forfeit his office, and any such contract in which any member is or may become interested may be declared void by the Council.
Director of Recreation
Posted July 23, 2014
The City of Fairview Park, Ohio, is seeking a full-time Director of Recreation to oversee and direct all parks and recreation sport and leisure programs and facilities. The ideal candidate will be a results-oriented, community-focused professional with in-depth business knowledge, strong leadership skills, and demonstrated recreational management abilities. Applicants must have a minimum 5 years experience in recreation management and a Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The deadline for accepting applications is 3pm on Friday, August 8, 2014.
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Civil Service Examinations
There are no civil service examinations currently scheduled.