Civil Service Commission


Meetings are held the first Wednesday of every month at 576 W. Park Avenue in the Mayor's Conference Room at 5:30PM. 


  • Lori Hoffman, Chair
  • Michael Anderson, Vice Chair
  • Chris Macko, Member
  • Michelle Wolfe, Secretary


The Charter of the City of Barberton, Ohio establishes a three member Civil Service Commission, which is appointed by the Mayor with confirmation by majority of City Council.  


The Civil Service Commission is responsible for: 

  • Prescribing, amending and enforcing rules for positions within the Classified Service.
  • Classified Employees may transition within the Classified Service by one or more of the following methods:
    • Appointment
    • Promotion
    • Removal
    • Transfer
    • Layoff
    • Suspension
    • Reduction
    • Reinstatement

Civil Service Examinations

Civil Service Notice of Examination are posted on the Current Notices and Openings tab within the Human Resources page.