Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo led the formal oath taking ceremony of the 20 employees from 4 different departments of the city government, who were promoted in recognition of their good track record of performance, qualifications and length of service.
The newly promoted employees took their oaths of office administered by Vice-Mayor Karissa Tolentino-Maxino and recited the Panunumpa nga Kawani ng Gobyerno with Councilor Michael Bandal, Chairperson of the Committee on Personnel.
In his message, Mayor Remollo congratulated the 20 employees, who have proven their dedication to service and serve as role models to other workers to do better in serving the public.
Mayor Remollo stressed that the LUPAD vision, in which letter “P” of said acronym stands for Professionalism in government service and good governance, gives premium to the welfare of the employees through merit-based hiring and promotion devoid of partisan considerations.
The 6th batch of city employees promoted under the Remollo administration includes:
CITY AGRICULTURE OFFICE: Ma. Victoria B. Umbac, Agriculturist II; Verne A. Obate, Agriculturist II; Leonarda C. Hernandez, Agricultural Technologist; Angie B. Calugcugan, Agricultural Technician I; Fritz Oberlaine C. Lacorte, Utility Worker II; Gerry M. Sy, Utility Worker II and Aljory Libaton, Utility Worker I.
CITY ENGINEER OFFICE: Engr. Debbie Jane Bao, Engineer II.
CITY VETERINARY OFFICE: Pablito R. Tenaja, Agriculturist II; Dr. Marites G. Arapols, Agriculturist II; Gerard Bhani F. Arapols, Agricultural Technologist; Solidario P. Dales, Livestock Inspector I; Sarah F. Jamito, Meat Inspector I; Zacarias P. Inoferio, Pest Control Worker II and Jean P. Teves, Pest Control Worker II.
SANGGUNIANG PANLUNGSOD: Zenaido A. Villamil Jr., Secretary II; John Louie N. Cual, Electronics and Communications Equipment Technician II; Mikhail Don P. Cortes, Electronics and Communications Equipment Technician I; Meliza Olimpo, Utility Foreman and Ruby O. Villamil, Bookbinder II.
Mayor Remollo said that he will approve the promotion of another batch of deserving employees once they pass the rigid screening and selection processes being implemented by the City Human Resource and Management Office under the direct supervision of Assistant City Administrator Dr. Dinno Depositario and his competent staff.
City Engineer Edwin Quirit, City Veterinarian Dr. Lourdes Socorro, Sangguniang Panlungsod Secretary Arthur Fran Tolcidas attended the ceremony in honor of their personnel.