The meeting was held by phone at the City of Mercer Island Human Resources Office, 9611 SE 36th Street, Mercer Island, WA.
Commissioners Blakney, Hill and Maehara. Secretary/Chief Examiner Segle.
MOTION TO APPROVE OR DENY AUTHORIZATION FOR POLICE RECRUITMENT TESTING THROUGH PUBLICSAFETYTESTING.COM:
Chief Examiner Segle reported to the Commission that the written test used by PublicSafetyTesting.com has been challenged less than ½ dozen times in relation to adverse impacts on minorities. Furthermore, each of the challenges were dropped after the first step in the challenge process.
Motion: Moved by Blakney and seconded by Maehara to authorize staff to utilize the services of PublicSafetyTesting.com for Police Officer recruiting. Motion carried.
Off Agenda Items
There were none.
Next Meeting Date
The next Regular Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, August 13, 2002 at 5:00 p.m., in the Caucus Room at City Hall.