(a)   The classified service shall consist of all persons in the employ of the City not specifically included in the unclassified service and shall be designated as the competitive class and the unskilled labor class.
      (1)   The competitive class includes all positions and employments in the City for which it is practicable to determine the merit and fitness of applicants by competitive examinations.
      (2)   The unskilled labor class includes ordinary unskilled laborers.  Vacancies in this class shall be filled by appointment from lists of applicants registered by the Civil Service Commission.
   (b)   Any person who has served the Municipality in any position included in the classified service for at least ninety days preceding the effective date of this section (Ordinance 67-1969, passed September 8, 1969) shall retain his or her position without examination until discharged, reduced, promoted or transferred in accordance with the rules and regulations of the Civil Service Commission.
(Ord. 67-1969.  Passed 9-8-69.)