§ 34.28  WRITTEN EXAMINATION.
   (A)   Within a reasonable time after the closing date for receiving applications, applicants who have returned applications in a timely manner with all required documentation attached and who meet the prerequisite requirements of § 34.23, shall be administered a written examination to determine the ability of each applicant for the position to be filled, covering, but not limited to, the following:
      (1)   Knowledge of and ability to read, write, and understand the English language;
      (2)   Ability to observe and recall information, facts, and characteristics relevant to the duties of the position applied for;
      (3)   Ability to understand and follow directions correctly; and
      (4)   General comprehension and knowledge.
   (B)   Passing grade for such written examination shall be minimum score of seventy percent, i.e. (70%). The point values of indicated ratings for the written examination shall be 35 points for a score of 70, 35.5 for a score of 71, continuing up to and including 100% with the highest possible score being 50 points:
 
PERCENTILE
100
99
98
...
72
71
70
POINT VALUE
50
49.5
49
...
36
35.5
35
 
(Ord. 172-2018, passed 12-13-18)