Supervisors CALLERY AND ARGOTSINGER offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ONE YEAR PERMANENT PAY RATE FOR RETIRED WORKERS WHO RETURN TO DUTY AS PER DIEM EMPLOYEES

WHEREAS, Fulton County departments occasionally utilize services of retired employees on a per diem basis to backfill full-time workers who may be absent on benefit time; and

WHEREAS, the ability to pay returning retirees the one year permanent rate is recommended by the Personnel Director as a useful recruitment tool; and

WHEREAS, the Committees on Personnel and Finance have reviewed this proposed policy and recommend its adoption; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That there be and hereby is established a policy that allows and authorizes the Personnel Director to pay County government retirees who return as per diem workers the one year permanent rate, providing the worker(s) attained the one year rate prior to their retirement (said employees not entitled to any longevity payments) and are per diem in a similar job title; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution shall be forwarded to County Treasurer, Personnel Director, All Department Heads, CSEA Local 818, and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor GREENE and adopted by the following vote:
TOTAL: Ayes: 19 Nays: 0 Absent: 1 (Supervisor Fagan)