The Commission conducts practical and impartial examinations, provide a list of eligible employees and arrange for promotions to positions within the classified service and hears appeals on disciplinary matters involving Oberlin municipal employees.  This is a five-member commission whose terms expire after two years.

Meeting Times

Please refer to the City of Oberlin Calendar of Events for official dates.

Contact Us

For more information please contact Civil Service Commission Secretary, Beth Wolosz at 440 776-4827.


Name Term
Robert Graves01/01/2023 - 12/31/2025
Amber Pogacsnik01/01/2024 - 12/31/2026
Duane Anderson, Vice Chair01/01/2022 - 12/31/2024
Michael Henle, Chair01/01/2024 - 12/31/2026
Jennifer Wilson01/01/2023 - 12/31/2025

A complete membership roster for all City of Oberlin boards and commissions can be found here.

Important Documents                                                         

Official Charge

Minutes & Agendas

Ohio Sunshine Laws

Civil Service Rules and Regulations


Civil Service Exam Results 

Human Resources Department 

Police Department

Fire Department

Questions related to the application process for City board and commission appointments should be directed to the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s Office